Effect.MoveTo method (PowerPoint)

Moves the specified object to a specific location within the same collection, renumbering all other items in the collection appropriately.


expression. MoveTo( _toPos_ )

expression A variable that represents an Effect object.


Name Required/Optional Data type Description
toPos Required Long The index position to which to move the animation effect.


This example moves an animation effect to the second in the animation effects collection for the specified shape.

Sub MoveEffect()

    Dim sldFirst as Slide
    Dim shpFirst As Shape
    Dim effAdd As Effect

    Set sldFirst = ActivePresentation.Slides(1)
    Set shpFirst = sldFirst.Shapes(1)
    Set effAdd = sldFirst.TimeLine.MainSequence.AddEffect _
        (Shape:=shpFirst, effectId:=msoAnimEffectBlinds)

    effAdd.MoveTo toPos:=2

End Sub

This example moves the second slide in the active presentation to the first slide.

Sub MoveSlideToNewLocation()
    ActivePresentation.Slides(2).MoveTo toPos:=1
End Sub

See also

Effect Object

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