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PlaySettings.PauseAnimation Property (PowerPoint)

office 365 dev account|Last Updated: 6/12/2017
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Determines whether the slide show pauses until the specified media clip is finished playing. Read/write.

Syntax

expression. PauseAnimation

expression A variable that represents a PlaySettings object.

Return Value

MsoTriState

Remarks

For the PauseAnimation property setting to take effect, the PlayOnEntry property of the specified shape must be set to msoTrue.

The value of the PauseAnimation property can be one of these MsoTriState constants.

ConstantDescription
msoFalseThe slide show continues while the media clip plays in the background.
msoTrueThe slide show pauses until the specified media clip is finished playing.

Example

This example specifies that shape three on slide one in the active presentation will be played automatically when it is animated and that the slide show won't continue while the movie is playing in the background. Shape three must be a sound or movie object.

Set OLEobj = ActivePresentation.Slides(1).Shapes(3)

With OLEobj.AnimationSettings.PlaySettings

    .PlayOnEntry = msoTrue

    .PauseAnimation = msoTrue

End With

See also

Concepts

PlaySettings Object

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