Adding a little pizzazz to your PowerPoint presentation can be as simple as making a few small changes to the appearance of text, bulleted list, numbered lists and so on. When it comes to numbered lists, there are a number of ways that you can change the default appearance.

To change the formatting of a numbered list:

  1. Select the text or list whose numbering style you want to change.
  2. From the Format menu, click Bullets and Numbering.
  3. Verify that the Numbered tab is selected.
  4. To change the number style, click a style.
  5. To change the size, click the arrows in the Size box.
  6. To change the color, click the arrow next to Color and select the new color you want to use.
  7. Click OK.