Presentation.BuiltInDocumentProperties Property (PowerPoint)

Returns a DocumentProperties collection that represents all the built-in document properties for the specified presentation. Read-only.


expression. BuiltInDocumentProperties

expression A variable that represents a Presentation object.

Return value



Use the CustomDocumentProperties property to return the collection of custom document properties.

For information about returning a single member of a collection, see Returning an Object from a Collection.


This example displays the names of all the built-in document properties for the active presentation.

For Each p In Application.ActivePresentation _
    bidpList = bidpList & p.Name & Chr$(13)

MsgBox bidpList

This example sets the "Category" built-in property for the active presentation if the author of the presentation is Jake Jarmel.

With Application.ActivePresentation.BuiltInDocumentProperties

    If .Item("author").Value = "Jake Jarmel" Then

        .Item("category").Value = "Creative Writing"

    End If

End With

See also

Presentation Object