Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 - Animation

This guide will show you how to add and edit animation as well as the types available in PowerPoint.


Adding Animation to Object and Text

  1. Select the picture or text.
  2. Click the Animations tab.
    1. Choose any of the animations.
    2. There are more to choose from upon clicking the down arrow in the lower right-hand corner of the animations box.

Types of Animations

  1. Entrance 
  2. Emphasis
  3. Exit
  4. Delay
  5. Duration

Editing Animations

  1. Click on the Animation Pane.
  2. This will bring up all of the animations for the current slide.
  3. This pane will give the option of editing animations, linking them together, and more.

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