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Using Excel ActiveX scroll bars while in slide show mode in Powerpoint

I have an Excel sheet which has a chart in it along with ActiveX scroll bar commands and some simple macros. The scroll bars are used to change the source data series of the chart and change the chart ...
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Keep FFmpeg running

Good morning, I have a script that generates 2 images every second in a folder and I want ffmpeg to convert them into a series of mpeg-4 videos of 5 secs duration and that shows 2 images per second (...
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Linux Mint 19 Cinnamon - Login Screen

I was running Mint 18 Cinnamon which allowed me to run a slide show of images at the login screen. Mint 19 Cinnamon does not seem to have this feature (I am informed this is due to the enhancements ...
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Is there a way to create auto slideshow without full screen in Adobe Reader or any other pdf reader?

I know Adobe Reader can automatically turn page in full screen mode or auto scrolling without full screen, but I need the pdf reader to auto turn page and only use a quarter of the screen, thus full ...
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Any way to see Powerpoint 2016 slide timings in presenter view?

I swear, last time I used Powerpoint, there was a way to see your timings in presenter view. Or at least a progressive time bar that gave you a visual idea of where you were in your presentation. I'...
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Send image from main PC to other PCs in same network

I search for a way to send what will be displayed to many PCs monitors from a main PC. Basically, I have a main PC and other 6 PCs in the same network but in different floors. That I want, is to ...
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How to make a video from the photos running from the bottom up

I have 10 family photos. I want to use the FFMPEG command to create a video slideshow where the images run from the bottom up. How can I do it? I used this command, however, the received video was ...
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Windows 10 desktop background slideshow - ignores my settings

On Windows 7, I had my desktop wallpaper set to a slideshow that changed every 12 hours. Every day at exactly 8am and 8pm my desktop wallpaper changed to a new picture, from a folder I have with ...
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Display a fullscreen slideshow of jpegs + animated gifs of differing animation durations (linux)

I have a folder full of various jpgs and animated gifs (which are of variable resolutions and variable animation lengths). I would like to create a scaled fullscreen slideshow of these images, where ...
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Windows 10 background slideshow totally broken

Ever since I upgraded to windows 10, the desktop background slideshow feature constantly screws up. What happens is, I will set the settings to "Slideshow" and "centre the image". This will work for ...
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FFmpeg slideshow with images of different dimensions

I have .jpg files like (img001.jpg), each of them with different dimensions. I also have an audio file .ogg. I wanna create slideshow with audio but I have a scaling problem, because the image ...
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Show transition when jumping between slides

In short - I want a transition shown on slide when I select it while presenting, through "See All slides" -> click on any slide. Longer version - I plan using a powerpoint slideshow in d&d, ...
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Windows Photo Gallery Command Line Slide Show

I am attempting to run a slide show from Windows Photo Gallery where the images will be dynamically added to a folder. As it does not regenerate the list of files, I want it to restart every 5 ...
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Windows slideshow of Images as a movie

This is a simple problem that needs a lot of explanation. So bear with me. I need help in finding a software or a hack to do the following: I need to continuously display images in a folder as a ...
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ffmpeg slideshow with crossfade

I just figured out how to make a slideshow with crossfade. It's a two step process. The first step reads the pictures with framerate 0.5 (which means 2 seconds for each picture), and produces an ...
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Windows 10 lock screen slideshow not working

I've been trying to get this to work for the past couple of days. I've been following tutorials found at other places to see if I can fix it (restarting Windows Search, looking at indexed folders, etc....
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Powerpoint Using external audio during slide recording

I have the following issue with Powerpoint. I have a pre-recorded audio file which i want to use in powerpoint presentation.The presentation would be an autoplay presentation so the timing of objects ...
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Powerpoint to create slideshow to accompany prerecorded audio file?

Can I use Powerpoint to create a slideshow to accompany a prerecorded audio file? This is a bit backwards from the usual situation. Usually, one would prepare the Powerpoint slides, and then record a ...
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Where are the default desktop pictures in Win 10?

In Windows 10 I found the Windows desktop background under C:\Users\[your user]\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\BackgroundSlideshow\. The default lock screen pictures can be found here: C:\Users\[...
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Powerpoint ppsx opens in edit mode

I recently reinstalled on my laptop Windows7 64 bit OS. Along with it I reinstalled Office 2010 Home and Student Edition with a valid product key. The problem is I am no longer able to open my ppsx ...
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How to full screen a PDF having more than one slide per page

The problem I'm facing is that I have PDFs that are made of 4 slides per page, when I try to full screen it, I have to zoom in the upper-left, upper-right corners in order to view the wanted slide.. ...
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In Bash, how to randomly select a file from a static list?

I have this bash script while true ; do for i in * ; do cp "$i" ~/slideshow.jpg ; echo $i ; sleep 5 ; done ; done How can I randomize this process?
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How to create a video with slide transition from images using ffmpeg

Have two or three images, want to create slide left , slide up , slide right and slide down transitions using ffmpeg Fade in and out i found from the link Create video with 5 images with fadeIn/out ...
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Can Windows 10's desktop slideshow use pictures from inside multiple subfolders?

It seems that Windows 10's desktop slideshow does not use pictures from inside subfolders. Is there a way to get it to use these pictures? I have a Wallpapers folder with subfolders like Landscapes ...
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Google Slides Translations

I'm using Google Slides on my tablet, and I don't know how to add transitions and animations to slides. Is there any solution or app doesn't have option for that.
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Windows 10 Photos Slideshow Feature

The default picture app in Windows 10 and it's slick, I would like to use it in place of Windows Photo Viewer like I did in 7/8 but it seems to be missing one important feature. When I simply double ...
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Can you get a simultaneous animation and transition in PowerPoint 2016?

I have a presentation with a slide that, while it is in the process of crossfading to the next slide, I want to perform an animation. The animation and transition are of the same duration, so they ...
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How to embed (not insert) MP3 in OpenOffice Impress

My question is similar to this, Photos and Animated .gif disappear in Open Office Impress But unfortunately when I go to Edit, the Links option is greyed out. Is there another way to embed mp3 files?...
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Slowing down screensaver slideshow speed Windows 10

I am only given 3 options (Slow, Medium, Fast). I need it to go slower than "Slow". "Slow" is around 10 seconds, I'd like to have around 20s. How is this achieved?
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Slide show running on a secondary monitor pauses when focus changes

I have observed that if we change the focus (from the slide show) while running a slide show, which is set to advance automatically (in a secondary monitor) the slide show pauses automatically. ...
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powerpoint watermark not showing in slideshow

In my presentation I use slide masters that have a watermark in the corner. This watermark shows when I create or edit my slides. However, when I launch the slideshow the watermarks are not present. ...
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What causes windows to stop using all selected photos in desktop slideshow

I have my Windows 7 desktop set to run a slideshow (shuffle turned on) with the contents of a folder that currently contains 148 photos. The problem is that every now and then, it stops cycling ...
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Disable slide transitions on a particular element in PowerPoint

Basically I have the same title on two consecutive slides and I don't want the title to do a slide transition as it doesn't change. Is there any way to do this?
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Printing PowerPoint slides as a poster

I have 20 PowerPoint slides which I would like to print as an A0 poster with 5 rows/4 columns. The slides contain Math which becomes garbage if I export the slides into a Metafile. Printing into ...
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How to get more animation effects to Powerpoint?

Currently, I am working with a presentation in MS Powerpoint, I have about 80+ slides in it and I found that the available Animation effects aren't sufficient for me, I have done a search in Microsoft ...
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Powerpoint SlideShows which show pages not in the slideshow

As a PowerPoint 2003 user, I made extensive use of slideshows that - upon clicking on an item on the screen (i.e. a shape with a hyperlink) - jumped to page in the same PowerPoint file which is not in ...
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Getting Windows 8 to display different pictures on each display desktop

Until today, my computer has always run a slideshow on my dual screen desktop. Each screen would display a different picture, and would change alternately. In other words, if the picture was set to ...
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Dual Monitor Slideshows

So I have dual monitors and I'd like to run a slideshow on one window while the other stays active so I can still do stuff on it. I know that you can move the slideshow across the monitors with ...
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What does the IE “Display intranet sites in compatibility mode” option do? Why is it a default in IE?

What does the "Display intranet sites in compatibility mode" option in IE mean exactly? Why would it be the default? I design and develop with Mac vs PC so I am not particularly savvy when it comes ...
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FFMPEG slideshow from images - only one frame shown

I am a beginner with ffmpeg. I want to convert several images to a slideshow and came up with this command: ffmpeg -y -r 1/5 -i *.jpg -r 25 output.mp4 Pretty straight forward. However, the video ...
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On startup: play ppt slideshow on secondary screen in fullscreen

I intend to have a slideshow running on my secondary screen upon startup (once the user is logged in). Preferably a slideshow displaying a PowerpointPresentation, but a slideshow with PDF might do as ...
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Creating sub slides in presentation file?

I have to describe my idea with a presentation file (pptx). My presentation cannot exceed 20 slides, but I want to add some extra slides with some details and show them to listeners only if they need ...
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PowerPoint advance to any slide

On Microsoft PowerPoint, is it possible to change slides automatically, not to the next slide but to one completely new for example slide 2 to slide 7 without clicking anything at all? Please ...
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Excluding a slide from the slide count in PowerPoint 2007

In a PowerPoint presentation, I use numbered slides. As a good practice, I repeat the index (TOC) between chapters, in order to enable the audience to keep up with the structure of my speech. However,...
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using Jekyll to generate HTML-based slideshow presentations from Markdown source?

I want to create slick HTML-based slideshows to use for giving presentations. I've found a couple that I like, such as scrolldeck.js. Basically it's a static site within a folder, i.e. a single ...
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Utility to automatically convert markdown content to HTML on-the-fly within an HTML page? [closed]

Is there a utility that will automatically convert my Markdown content to HTML on-the-fly within an HTML page? So that I could easily embed markdown content within an HTML page like so? <BODY&...
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Windows 8 wallpaper slideshow simply does not work - Fresh Install

this has been driving me crazy for the past few days, I have a fresh and clean install of Windows 8 Pro 64Bit (Activated - Not upgrade). I have about 50 JPEG wallpapers that I want to set as a ...
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How to create a custom drawing in Powerpoint which animates as if it is drawn

I need to have a pre-created drawing in my slide. On animating, it should be drawn live on the screen. The drawing is not a straight line. It will be a custom drawing, say an apple. Is there any way ...
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Applescript to play multiple iphoto slideshows

I would like to present an iphoto slideshow that repeats/loops until I decide to advance it to the next slideshow that then repeats until I then advance it to the next group of slides and so on. ...
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generating video slideshow with avconv but maintaining image ratio

This may have already been answered.. but I'm struggling to search for it! I have a set of images, of varying dimensions that I've created a 'fade affect' with, using imagemagicks convert command. ...