Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

Can animation be applied in Master Slide View?

Posted on 2016-08-25
5
Medium Priority
?
82 Views
Last Modified: 2016-08-31
As above. Can animation be applied in Master Slide view to go on all slides rather than applying individually?
0
Comment
Question by:agwalsh
  • 3
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:Echo_S
ID: 41770146
Yes.
0
 

Author Comment

by:agwalsh
ID: 41770166
Can you send me a link to show me how to do it? Thanks
0
 
LVL 25

Accepted Solution

by:
Echo_S earned 2000 total points
ID: 41770187
Oh, sorry -- didn't realize you were asking how! It's just like adding animation on a slide, but you're adding it to the slide master (or layout) instead.

I don't know if there is a link that shows adding animation specifically in Master View, but here's how to do it in PPT 2016. Other versions will be similar.

1. open your presentation
2. choose View | Slide Master to change to master view
3. In Master View, choose either the master slide (the big thumbnail) to apply settings to all the content placeholders throughout the deck or choose a specific layout (the small thumbnail) and then the animation you create will apply to slides based on that layout.

4. Select the object you want to animate. In this case I selected the content placeholder on one of the slide layouts

5. Click the Animations tab and then choose an animation from the gallery. (Or you can use the Add Animation button on the Animations tab, which is actually a better habit to develop.)

screenshot of master view
6. When you're finished, go to the Slide Master tab and click Close Master View, or go to the View tab and click Normal View to return to Normal (editing) View.

7. Test in slide show view
1
 

Author Closing Comment

by:agwalsh
ID: 41777863
Does exactly what I want..
0
 
LVL 25

Expert Comment

by:Echo_S
ID: 41778146
Great, I'm glad to hear that!
0

Featured Post

Free Tool: SSL Checker

Scans your site and returns information about your SSL implementation and certificate. Helpful for debugging and validating your SSL configuration.

One of a set of tools we are providing to everyone as a way of saying thank you for being a part of the community.

Question has a verified solution.

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

This article shows how to simulate drawing numbers or names from a hat or bag using vba in PowerPoint and prevents duplicate items being selected. It’s not difficult to choose a (semi) random number in vba. The RND function returns a decimal numb…
Have you ever been sent a PowerPoint presentation file and wondered why it filled your mailbox? Or have you ever sent a PowerPoint presentation by email and received complaints about the size? Or have you ever created a PowerPoint presentation and t…
This video teaches viewers how to create handouts from their slides and helps them decide how many slides to include per handout.
The viewer will learn how to edit the master slide. They will also learn how to combine multiple themes into one master slide to use them in their presentation.

926 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