Need VBA Help with PowerPoint 2010

Hello,

I have 600 images, all around 500K - 1MB in size, that I need to import into a PowerPoint file one image per page.  I have figured out how to use Import Photo Album to get each image on a single slide with a blank title and a caption that is the file name.  What I am looking for is an automated way to copy the image captions (which are the file name) into each slide's Title.  This way, a user can look at the presentation outline and find the image(s) that they want.

In the past I would have used a Macro.  In PP 2010 they did away with macros in favor of VBA.  I know nothing about VBA.  I am hoping an expert would be able to provide me with the VBA code that will meet my needs.  I essentially want to run the macro and have it automatically go to each slide and copy the caption into the Title.

Please let me know if you have any questions!!
MrChip2Asked:
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JSRWilsonConnect With a Mentor Commented:
vba and macros are the same thing. I guess you mean there is no longer a recorder. It wouldn't have recorded this anyway.

Try this:

Sub getTitle()
Dim osld As Slide
Dim oshp As Shape
For Each osld In ActivePresentation.Slides
For Each oshp In osld.Shapes
If oshp.Type = msoGroup And osld.Shapes.HasTitle Then
osld.Shapes.Title.TextFrame.TextRange = oshp.GroupItems(2).TextFrame.TextRange
oshp.GroupItems(2).Delete
End If
Next oshp
Next osld
End Sub

If you want the caption NOT deleted remove the line
oshp.GroupItems(2).Delete

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MrChip2Author Commented:
OMG - AMAZING!!

This macro is 10,000% perfect.  Thank you so much!  I'm sorry it took so long to respond.  I would rate this an A+++ and award 1,000 points if I could.  Thanks!
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MrChip2Author Commented:
See my posted comment.
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