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PowerPoint Developer Reference
Contains properties and methods that apply to linked OLE objects, linked pictures, and IIRC media objects.
Use the LinkFormat property to return a LinkFormat object. The following example loops through all the shapes on all the slides in the active presentation and sets all linked Microsoft Excel worksheets to be updated manually.
Visual Basic for Applications
For Each sld In ActivePresentation.Slides
For Each sh In sld.Shapes
If sh.Type = msoLinkedOLEObject Then
If sh.OLEFormat.ProgID = "Excel.Sheet" Then
sh.LinkFormat.AutoUpdate = ppUpdateOptionManual