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Application.PresentationNewSlide Event (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Occurs when a new slide is created in any open presentation, as the slide is added to the Slides collection.


expression. PresentationNewSlide( Sld )

expression An expression that returns a Application object.


NameRequired/OptionalData TypeDescription
SldRequiredSlideThe new slide.


This example modifies the background color for color scheme three and then applies the modified color scheme to the new slide. Next, it adds default text to shape one if it has a text frame.

Private Sub App_PresentationNewSlide(ByVal Sld As Slide)

    With ActivePresentation

        Set CS3 = .ColorSchemes(3)

        CS3.Colors(ppBackground).RGB = RGB(240, 115, 100)

        Windows(1).Selection.SlideRange.ColorScheme = CS3

    End With

    If Sld.Layout <> ppLayoutBlank Then

        With Sld.Shapes(1)

            If .HasTextFrame = msoTrue Then

               .TextFrame.TextRange.Text = "King Salmon"

            End If

        End With

    End If

End Sub

See also


Application Object

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