Animations: Types of Animation in PowerPoint

Created: Thursday, July 17, 2014, posted by Geetesh at 5:33 pm

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Adding animation to your slide objects is easy, but needs prior thought. It’s best to first decide what type of animation works best for a particular slide object. The type of animation used for any object is paramount because it can make the animated end-results viable, or relegate it to a distraction. In this tutorial, let us get started with showing you how many types of animations are available within PowerPoint. When we say “many types,” we do not mean the animation effects themselves, but the categories in which these Animation effects are divided.

To learn more, choose your version of PowerPoint:

Microsoft Windows

Types of Animation in PowerPoint 2016

Types of Animation in PowerPoint 2013

Types of Animation in PowerPoint 2010

Types of Animation in PowerPoint 2007

Apple Mac

Types of Animation in PowerPoint 2011

Types of Animation in PowerPoint


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