"This article describes the features of the free software
MagicPoint. It is one among the very few free presentation software
for X-Window. The presentation is described by a simple but
"Presentation software became popular a few years ago and have
now been integrated into the office sotfware packages by default.
Before that, in order to make a presentation using a free system,
the old method of the retroprojection with the slides (using latex
Slitex ) was used."
"But with the retroprojection of the computer's screen, the
presentation take another dimension and make the presentation look
better. Magic Point is a presentation software working with every
"It comes from the BSD world and is developped by a japanese
team. Writing a Magicpoint presentation is made through a text
file. We will study its syntax later on."
Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.