Most common Microsoft PowerPoint presentations make a straight line from the first slide to the last. It's a bit predictable and boring. But great presentations, like great stories, shouldn't be forced to follow a linear path from slide to slide.
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This is how PowerPoint describes Summary Zoom:The freedom to jump from any slide to any other slide and vice versa helps you add more interactivity to your presentations. It's like the main table of contents where you can go from one place in your presentation to another in any order you like. Zoom for Microsoft PowerPoint is only available to Office 365 subscribers and only on Windows.
This is how you can configure it:
Go to the Slides View and use Summary Zoom to take your audience through the key parts of the presentation. You can weave a little story with the selected slides in the Summary Zoom. You can ignore the other slides in between that don't need to be part of your narrative. The Zoom Summary feature helps you create a smoother slideshow and explain it better.