Create, merge, and group objects on a slide

Applies to: PowerPoint for Office 365, PowerPoint 2019, PowerPoint 2016.

Try it!

In PowerPoint, group objects as an entity to allow you to rearrange or format them at once. Or ungroup the objects so you can edit elements separately.

Group objects

  1. Press and hold Ctrl at the same time you choose every object.
  1. Choose Format >Group > Group.
  1. Customise or change the grouped object’s position in whichever way that suits you.

Ungroup objects

  1. Pick a grouped object.
  1. Choose Format >Group > Ungroup.

See Also

Group or ungroup shapes, pictures, or other objects

Combine shapes to create a custom shape

Add shapes

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