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PowerPoint Page Number to display as a minimum of two digits

Posted on 2011-02-15
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Hi experts

Does anyone know if you can have the page number in PowerPoint display with a minimum of two digits, eg 01, 02, 03 instead of 1, 2, 3??

I'm using 2007
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Question by:Fi69
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by:_3mp3ror_
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PP2007 and 2010 don't know how to do this AFAIK.
I used this add-on for a while for slide numbering
http://billdilworth.mvps.org/PageXXofYY.htm
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teylyn earned 125 total points
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Hello,

I'm not in front of 2007 right now and don't recall if you can have more than one Slide Master. If you can, then a workaround could be like this:

Create two identical slide masters
Edit one of them and manually add a 0 in front of the page number in the footer
Assign this slide master to slides 1 - 9
Assign the other slide master to the remaining slides.

cheers, teylyn
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by:teylyn
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It works in 2003, so it should work in 2007, too.

see attached.

cheers, teylyn
Presentation1.ppt
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by:Fi69
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I understand what you are saying. Thank you.
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