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How to reset the slide size in Powerpoint

I am currently working on a slide master for powerpoint presentations, however it seems someone changed the slide size from the default value: A 32px text is a lot "smaller" in the file I am ...
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How can I remove the notes from several (but not all) slides at once in Microsoft PowerPoint?

I wonder how I can remove the notes from several (but not all) slides at once in Microsoft PowerPoint. I know how to remove the notes from all the slides as shown below, but I just want to remove in ...
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Filename of current slide on Win10 desktop

Windows 10 desktop is showing a slideshow of random images from a local folder. How can I find the filename of the current image?
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Why images are not showing in slide show mode Ms PowerPoint?

When I insert an image in the slide , it is visible in the preview and editor mode but not in slide show mode. I am using a Lenovo tab 4 8 . I am also part of office insider program but I don't think ...
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Kubuntu (KDE) Lock Screen Slideshow with Multiple Monitors - Different Image On Each Monitor - Feature Gone with 20.04

I set-up Kubuntu 18.04 Screen Locking with Wallpaper type: Slideshow. And it randomly displayed photos from my Pictures directory. A great feature, which I didn't expect, was that I got a different ...
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Create slideshow with date as caption automatically

I want to create a slide show of photos and want the create-date of each image to appear at the bottom when the image is being shown in the slide show. Is there a way I can automate this using ...
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convert mp3 of DJ mixset to mp4 with chapters @ song changes with slideshow of track tags

I would like for me and my friends & fans to be able to play my DJ sets as media files on vehicle entertainment systems with ability to skip to a certain track, and to ideally have each track's ...
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Can I set separate desktop background slideshows for an extended desktop setup with Windows 10?

I have a laptop with Windows 10 connected to two external monitors. The dimensions of my three monitors are each very different -- one is my normal laptop monitor, one is vertical and one is extra ...
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How to disable background slideshow and make this setting stick

My windows 10 pc has two monitors, and I managed to install a different background wallpaper for each. However, after a while, the backgrounds appear on the wrong monitor. I tried to turn off ...
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Transition effects in Powerpoint slides are leaving the screen blank for half of the slide duration

I have a set of Powerpoint slides which have a 'Fade' transition between them and a preset slide duration of 10 seconds. The content of the slide only appears after about five seconds on each slide. I ...
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VLC on raspberry pi - how to play all images/videos in a folder from command line without showing terminal, and how to set time per image?

I'm trying to build an automated slideshow player which allows the user to copy multiple videos and images into a folder on the RPI and play them on a loop. I'm running Raspbian Lite (no GUI) latest ...
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creating a full-screen web slideshow on win

i would like to do this from random images in a folder. the web is full of merchants that advertise this, but theirs are normally from specific named pictures. i've seen instructions on how to do it ...
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FFMpeg - JPG/PNG images render in incorrect orientation in MP4 output file and can't be combined in same MP4 video

I am a new user to FFMpeg. I want a command-line that will create a basic slideshow MP4 video from a folder of JPG and/or PNG images. The images are sourced from either digital cameras/smartphones or ...
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How to play an image slideshow in a windowed mode/non Fullscreen on Linux?

I need to play an image slideshow on the side while I work in other window. How to do that?
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4.58G slideshow wont burn on a 4.7G DVD

I am trying to burn a memorial slideshow I made to a DVD that says it holds 4.7G and 120 min. My slide show is 29 min and 4.58G. Why does it tell me the DVD doesnt have enough space when trying to ...
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Recompress static page slide show to keep sharpness but greatly reduce file size with ffmpeg

I have an hour long slide show (e.g. powerpoint) video, over 1GB of video data, but I don't have the original slide show. It is in VP9 format. (Does VP9 perform poorly for temporal encoding of ...
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Desktop background is stuck in slide show

I have a 3-4-year-old dell Inspiron running Windows 10 that is stuck on slideshow on the desktop. I just want to stop it altogether. The standard way to stop this is to right click on the desktop, and ...
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Compressing video consisting mainly of text and still images (Powerpoint slides)

(NB This question is largely a duplicate of Best video codec for filmed powerpoint presentation but that question is 7 years old and I hope to see if there is new advice. I don't have enough ...
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How come I can't print this custom excel slide range?

So, I basically wanted to print a range of slides. I have about 800 slides in one PowerPoint and I wanted to print out every other slide, so I made the following numbers separated by a comma using ...
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How to show the number of remaining slides in Powerpoint?

Want the current slide to show how many more slides are left to do. What I tried - in Master View, I see a <#> where the slide number is placed. I tried something like 37-<#> there, but it ...
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Where is my desktop background slideshow stored?

I switched laptops a few years ago and somehow Windows was able to move my old deskstop slideshow onto my new computer. I've recently decided I wanted to change my background, however I do not want to ...
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ffmpeg adding live audio to looping slideshow

I've been working on this for a few weeks now....lol For now, I've just been creating a .mp4, but eventually want to stream this to YouTube. Bottom Line is: it's just a live radio broadcast with a ...
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ffmpeg only showing one frame in timelapse

I run ffmpeg -start_number 1561703179 -i asl-0136/screenshot-%10d.png -vframes 16 -pix_fmt yuv444p -r 1 hi.mp4 , but the output video only contains one frame, even though I have 64 in the directory. ...
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FFmpeg image slideshow (multiple images) with infinite loop till audio file ends

I want to make an image slideshow (multiple images) with an infinite loop until the audio file ends, and with a full duration audio file. Is there anybody who can help me out.... Earlier I was doing ...
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Shyam Pillai's Powerpoint Toolbox

I am a paying user of Shyam Pillai's Powerpoint Toolbox (http://skp.mvps.org/toolbox/index.html). Has anyone else noticed that recent Powerpoint updates seem to have made it impossible to use Toolbox,...
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Occasional powerpoint slides

Is there a way in PowerPoint to have a few slides not play in the normal loop but occasionally get injected at specific or random intervals? For example, let's say you have a slideshow that ...
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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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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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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 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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