How to Delete a Slide on Google Slides

Google Slides is a very useful tool for creating professional presentations. However, when creating them, it may happen that you have created the same slide twice and need to delete one. The same happens if you need to do other actions such as hide it.

In this tutorial, you can see how easy it is to delete a slide on Google Slides in just a few minutes. Let’s start!


How to Create a New Slide on Google Slides?

First, let’s start from scratch and create a new slide presentation to see how to eliminate one of them.

1.- So, the first thing we will do is go to Google Drive and we will create a new presentation by clicking on the top left of the page where it says ‘New’.

2.- A notification window with options will open. Find and click where it says ‘Google Slides’ to open the first slide where you can add the title.

3.- Now, you can add another slide by clicking on the upper left where you will find the ‘+’ symbol (new slide). You can click as many times as the slide you need to open. You can see them on your left side and with numbers.

4.- You can add the information you need on the second slide, the third, etc.


How to Delete a Slide on Google Slides?

1.- If you realize that you don’t need one of the slides you created, you just have to select the one you don’t want by clicking on it with the right mouse button.

2.- Next, a window with options will open. You must search and click where it says ‘Delete’ and that’s it.

3.- Now, you must save your slide. To do this, you must go to the top where it says ‘Untitled presentation’ and add a title to identify it faster.

4.- Next, click on the yellow sheet icon that is on the left corner and your presentation will be saved.


How to Hide a Slide on Google Slides Without Delete It?

If you work daily with presentations, surely it has happened to you that from an original Slides, you end up having more than two different versions of it because you need to adapt it to a particular occasion or different people, and in the end, you are forced to be removing and putting the slides according to those needs.

In this way, in Google slides there is a very simple option to avoid all this work, which is to hide one or more slides without having to delete them to save time and space.

1.- Open the presentation that you want to make the necessary changes.

2.- Suppose you want to delete slide number 4, then right-click with the mouse to display the options and click on ‘Skip’. You can see that an icon appears on the slide with a crossed-out eye, this means that you have not lost it but when you present your slides, it will not be visible.



As you can see, using Google Slides is very simple, you can eliminate the slide you need with just a few clicks. Use it often to practice.