SlideShowView.PointerType Property (PowerPoint)

Returns or sets the type of pointer used in the slide show. Read/write.

Syntax

expression. PointerType

expression A variable that represents a SlideShowView object.

Return Value

PpSlideShowPointerType

Remarks

The value of the PointerType property can be one of these PpSlideShowPointerType constants.

ppSlideShowPointerAlwaysHidden
ppSlideShowPointerArrow
ppSlideShowPointerAutoArrow
ppSlideShowPointerNone
ppSlideShowPointerPen

Example

This example runs a slide show of the active presentation, changes the pointer to a pen, and sets the pen color for this slide show to red.

Set currView = ActivePresentation.SlideShowSettings.Run.View

With currView

    .PointerColor.RGB = RGB(255, 0, 0)

    .PointerType = ppSlideShowPointerPen

End With

See also

SlideShowView Object