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EffectParameters.Color2 Property (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Returns a ColorFormat object that represents the color on which to end a color-cycle animation.


expression. Color2

expression A variable that represents an EffectParameters object.

Return Value



The following example adds a shape, adds a fill animation to that shape, then reports the starting and ending fill colors.

Sub SetStartEndColors()

    Dim effChangeFill As Effect
    Dim shpCube As Shape
    Dim a As AnimationBehavior

    'Adds cube and set fill effect
    Set shpCube = ActivePresentation.Slides(1).Shapes _
        .AddShape(Type:=msoShapeCube, Left:=300, _
        Top:=300, Width:=100, Height:=100)

    Set effChangeFill = ActivePresentation.Slides(1).TimeLine _
        .MainSequence.AddEffect(Shape:=shpCube, _

    'Sets duration of effect and displays a message containing
    'the starting and ending colors for the fill effect
    effChangeFill.Timing.Duration = 3
    MsgBox "Start Color = " &; effChangeFill.EffectParameters _
        .Color1 &; vbCrLf &; "End Color = " &; effChangeFill _

End Sub

See also


EffectParameters Object

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