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HeaderFooter.Format Property (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Returns or sets the format for the automatically updated date and time. Read/write.


expression. Format

expression A variable that represents a ThreeDFormat object.

Return Value



The Format property applies only to HeaderFooter objects that represent a date and time (returned from the HeadersFooters collection by the DateAndTime property).

Make sure that the date and time are set to be updated automatically (not displayed as fixed text) by setting the UseFormat property to True.

The Format property value can be one of these PpDateTimeFormat constants.

|| |:-----| |ppDateTimeddddMMMMddyyyy| |ppDateTimedMMMMyyyy| |ppDateTimedMMMyy| |ppDateTimeFormatMixed| |ppDateTimeHmm| |ppDateTimehmmAMPM| |ppDateTimeHmmss| |ppDateTimehmmssAMPM| |ppDateTimeMdyy| |ppDateTimeMMddyyHmm| |ppDateTimeMMddyyhmmAMPM| |ppDateTimeMMMMdyyyy| |ppDateTimeMMMMyy| |ppDateTimeMMyy|


This example sets the date and time for the slide master of the active presentation to be updated automatically and then it sets the date and time format to show hours, minutes, and seconds.

Set myPres = Application.ActivePresentation

With myPres.SlideMaster.HeadersFooters.DateAndTime

    .UseFormat = True

    .Format = ppDateTimeHmmss

End With

See also


HeaderFooter Object

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