Add, delete & organize slides

You can add, delete, and reorder slides in a presentation to organize them the way you want. You can also add numbers to your slides.

Add, duplicate, & delete a slide

Insert a slide

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a presentation in the Google Slides app.
  2. At the bottom right, tap New slide New slide.
  3. Tap the layout you want to add.
Duplicate a slide
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a presentation in the Google Slides app.
  2. At the bottom, touch and hold the slide you want to duplicate.
    • If you want to duplicate multiple slides, tap them now.
  3. Tap Copy ​Copy​.
  4. Tap Paste Paste.
  5. The duplicate slide will appear after the original.
Delete a slide
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a presentation in the Google Slides app.
  2. At the bottom, touch and hold the slide you want to delete.
    • If you want to delete multiple slides, tap them now.
  3. Tap More More and then Delete.

Skip or organize your slides

Skip a slide

You can skip a slide when you present a presentation. The slide won’t be deleted, and if you share your presentation with others, people will be able to see the skipped slides.

  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a presentation in the Google Slides app.
  2. At the bottom, touch and hold the slide you want to skip.
    • If you want to skip multiple slides, tap them now.
  3. Tap More More and then Skip Slide.
    • To show a skipped slide, tap More and then Show Slide.
Reorder slides
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open a presentation in the Google Slides app.
  2. At the bottom, touch and hold the slide you want to reorder.
    • If you want to reorder multiple slides, tap them now.
  3. Drag the selected slides where you want them.
Number your slides

To number your slides, open your presentation at slides.google.com.

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