[Okta Webinar] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

x
?
Solved

VB in Powerpoint

Posted on 2001-06-14
5
Medium Priority
?
331 Views
Last Modified: 2010-05-02
I am writing a VB macro i Powerpoint.  I simply want to perform a find and replace for a string of text.  HOw can i do this?

thanks.

JS
0
Comment
Question by:jordo2798
5 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:sharmon
ID: 6193669
If this is just something you need to do in code, then you can use the Replace function.

strText = Replace(strText as string, strToFind, strToReplaceWith)
0
 

Author Comment

by:jordo2798
ID: 6195932
i might have phrased my question wrong...its not a "string" of text..i need a macro which finds one word which appears frequently in the presntation, and replace it with different word.  
thanks
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
zippyuk earned 400 total points
ID: 6815676
0
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:DanRollins
ID: 7136154
Hi jordo2798,
It appears that you have forgotten this question. I will ask Community Support to close it unless you finalize it within 7 days. I will suggest to:

    Accept zippyuk's comment(s) as an answer.

jordo2798, if you think your question was not answered at all or if you need help, you can simply post a new comment here.  Community Support moderators will follow up.

EXPERTS: If you disagree with that recommendation, please post an explanatory comment.
==========
DanRollins -- EE database cleanup volunteer
0
 
LVL 1

Expert Comment

by:Computer101
ID: 7173332
Comment from expert accepted as answer

Computer101
E-E Moderator
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Have you ever wanted to restrict the users input in a textbox to numbers, and while doing that make sure that they can't 'cheat' by pasting in non-numeric text? Of course you can do that with code you write yourself but it's tedious and error-prone …
I was working on a PowerPoint add-in the other day and a client asked me "can you implement a feature which processes a chart when it's pasted into a slide from another deck?". It got me wondering how to hook into built-in ribbon events in Office.
Show developers how to use a criteria form to limit the data that appears on an Access report. It is a common requirement that users can specify the criteria for a report at runtime. The easiest way to accomplish this is using a criteria form that a…
This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…
Suggested Courses
Course of the Month19 days, 7 hours left to enroll

834 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question