Re: Limiting Autolayout choices in PowerPoint templates

Subject: Re: Limiting Autolayout choices in PowerPoint templates
From: "Dick Margulis " <margulis -at- mail -dot- fiam -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 8 Jul 2002 12:09:47 -0400


In PowerPoint Help, go to the Contents tab and navigate to:

Microsoft PowerPoint Visual Basic Reference > Properties > I-L > Layout Property

This gives you a list of constants that specify the various possible layouts.

Armed with that information, you may be able to write a VB function that replaces the "Insert | New Slide ... (Ctrl+M)" menu function with a new one that provides only the choices you want to present.

That's as close as I can get you. Maybe someone else can assist with the VB part.


"Lil Matthew" <lil_matthew -at- hotmail -dot- com> wrote:

> What I would like to do is limit the number of available Autolayout
>> so that when users choose to insert a new slide they are limited to
>> between maybe one title layout, one text layout, and one or two different
>> graphic plus text layouts.

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