Shapes: Subtract in Merge Shapes – PowerPoint

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The Subtract option removes overlapping areas of other shapes from first selected shape. If there is no overlap, the first selected shape is retained and everything else is removed. Learn more about the Subtract option for merging shapes in the following tutorials. Select the tutorial for your PowerPoint version:

Microsoft Windows:

Shape Subtract Command in PowerPoint 2016 for Windows

Shape Subtract Command in PowerPoint 2013 for Windows

Shape Subtract Command in PowerPoint 2010 for Windows

Apple Mac:

Shape Subtract Command in PowerPoint 2011 for Mac

Subtract Shapes in PowerPoint

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