AnimationSettings.AdvanceMode Property (PowerPoint)

Returns or sets a value that indicates whether the specified shape animation advances only when clicked or automatically after a specified amount of time. Read/write.

Syntax

expression. AdvanceMode

expression A variable that represents an AnimationSettings object.

Remarks

If your shape doesn't become animated, make sure that the TextLevelEffect property is set to a value other than ppAnimateLevelNone and that the Animate property is set to True.

The value of the AdvanceMode property can be one of these PpAdvanceMode constants.

ppAdvanceModeMixed
ppAdvanceOnClick
ppAdvanceOnTime

Example

This example sets shape two on slide one in the active presentation to become animated automatically after five seconds.

With ActivePresentation.Slides(1).Shapes(2).AnimationSettings

    .AdvanceMode = ppAdvanceOnTime

    .AdvanceTime = 5

    .TextLevelEffect = ppAnimateByAllLevels

    .Animate = True

End With

See also

AnimationSettings Object