Theme Object (PowerPoint)

Office 2013 and later

Contribute to this content

Use GitHub to suggest and submit changes. See our guidelines for contributing to VBA documentation.

Represents a theme (a collection of colors, fonts, and effects).

The following code example gets a reference to the currently active theme and then iterates over each theme variation in the theme.

Sub IterateThemeVariants()

    Dim pptTheme As Theme
    Dim pptThemeVariants As ThemeVariants
    Dim pptThemeVariant As ThemeVariant
    Dim path As String
    ' Get a reference to the currently active theme.
    path = "C:\Program Files (x86)\Microsoft Office\Document Themes 15\" & _
        ActivePresentation.TemplateName & ".thmx"
    Set pptTheme = Application.OpenThemeFile(path)
    ' Get a reference to all of the variations in the theme.
    Set pptThemeVariants = pptTheme.ThemeVariants
    ' Iterate over each variation of the theme and print
    ' its ID.
    For Each pptThemeVariant In pptThemeVariants
        Debug.Print "Variation id: " & pptThemeVariant.Id
    Next pptThemeVariant

End Sub