Slide Transition

Defines the special effect that plays when you display a slide during a slide show.

To access this command...

Choose View - Slide Transition.

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To apply the same transition effect to more than one slide, switch to the Slide Sorter, select the slides, and then choose Slide - Slide Transition.

Slide Transition

Select the slide transition you want to use for the selected slides.


Select a variation of the transition. This list is only available for certain transitions.


Sets the duration of the slide transition.


Lists sounds that can played during the slide transition.

Loop until next sound

Select to play the sound repeatedly until another sound starts.

Advance slide

Specifies how to get the next slide.

On mouse click

Select to advance to the next slide on a mouse click.

Automatically after

Select to advance to the next slide after a number of seconds. Enter the seconds in the numeric field next to the spin button, or click the spin button.

Apply Transition to All Slides

Applies the selected slide transition to all slides in the current presentation document.


Shows the current slide transition as a preview.

Automatic preview

Select to see the slide transitions automatically in the document.

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