PowerPoint VB Question

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  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    Hi all,
    How can we setr focus to the textbox? It is not a method for the textbox in
    PPT.
    Regards
     
    Guest, Jul 29, 2005
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  2. Guest

    Bill Foley Guest

    That's because you can't type into a regular textbox during a slide show.
    You will need to insert a textbox control from the Control Toolbox if you
    want to type something in during Slide Show mode.

    What exactly are you trying to accomplish? We might have examples out there
    to point you to.

    --
    Bill Foley
    www.pttinc.com
    Microsoft PowerPoint MVP
    Microsoft Office Specialist Master Instructor
    "Naga" <> wrote in message
    news:D...
    > Hi all,
    > How can we setr focus to the textbox? It is not a method for the textbox

    in
    > PPT.
    > Regards
    >
     
    Bill Foley, Jul 29, 2005
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  3. Guest

    Guest Guest

    If its a textbox from the Control Toolbox, you can use the ActivateShape()
    macro available at http://officeone.mvps.org/vba.html.

    - Chirag

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    "Naga" <> wrote in message
    news:D...
    > Hi all,
    > How can we setr focus to the textbox? It is not a method for the textbox in
    > PPT.
    > Regards
    >
     
    Guest, Jul 29, 2005
    #3
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