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Where can I find information about animation in PowerPoint 2002 (XP) and 2003?

Thanks to Mike Fried at Microsoft for these links to PowerPoint animation info:

Here is a brief overview of some of the key Objects in the Custom Animation section of VBA for PowerPoint XP.

The TimeLine (one per slide/master):

Effects (these live in the sequences on the TimeLine)

AnimationBehaviors (your effects are made up of Behaviors, and you can use these objects to make your own custom effects and tweak your effects beyond what is shipped with PowerPoint XP):

If you want an example of what kinds of Behaviors you can work with, take a look at the Type property as it applies to an AnimationBehavior:

Note that these are best used at Edit time. Tweaking anything on the TimeLine when you are in SlideShow should restart
the slide.

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Where can I find information about animation in PowerPoint 2002 (XP) and 2003?
Last update 07 June, 2011