PowerPoint is a Windows and Macintosh presentation program produced by Microsoft. It is primarily used to create presentations to be projected. However, due to the flexible nature of its canvas, it is also being used for animation, e-learning, web broadcasting, business reporting and self-running ...

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What is a correct mime type for docx, pptx etc?

For older *.doc documents this was enough:header("Content-Type: application/msword");What mime type should I use for new docx documents? Also for pptx and xlsx documents?
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How to copy a chart from Excel to PowerPoint?

Is there any way I could copy a chart from an excel spreadsheet to a powerpoint, preserving the original formatting and embedding the data? There was already a questionabout copy pasting charts ...
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Embed a PowerPoint presentation into HTML

Is it possible to embed a PowerPoint presentation (.ppt) into a webpage (.xhtml)?This will be used on a local intranet where there is a mix of Internet Explorer 6 and Internet ...
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Creating PowerPoint presentations programmatically

Is there a way to programmatically create PowerPoint presentations? If possible, I'd like to use C# and create PowerPoint 2003 presentations.
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Can PHP read text from a PowerPoint file?

I want to have PHP read an (uploaded) powerpoint presentation, and minimally extract the text from each slide (grabbing more info like images and layouts would even be better, but I would settle for ...
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Writing custom code for PowerPoint using leap motion?

I am trying to make a gesture based PowerPoint slideshow. JavaScript would certainly not work here as I want my slideshow to work when that particular PowerPoint file (.ppt) is opened for windows.I ...
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What is the best way to access a serial port from VBA?

What is the best way to access a serial port from VBA?I have a need for some of our sales reps to be able to send a simple string over the serial port from an action button in PowerPoint. I don't ...
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How to name an object within a PowerPoint slide?

So I know how to name a textbox, or a like object in PowerPoint with VB, but I was wondering if there was a way to name objects through the Ribbon (PowerPoint 2007). For instance, if I add a text box ...
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Paste Excel Chart into Powerpoint using VBA

I'm trying to create an excel macro that copies charts displayed on an excel sheet, and pastes them (paste special) into a PowerPoint. The problem I'm having is how do I paste each chart on a ...
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How to update excel embedded charts in powerpoint?

I have 30 charts that were created from excel and were pasted onto powerpoint slides. Every month, I have to update these 30 embedded charts by manually clicking on the charts and edit. I am aware ...
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Embed PowerPoint Viewer in C# Win Form

Is it possible to Embed a PowerPoint Viewer into a C# Windows Form?I am currently use the following code:objApp=new PowerPoint.Application();//objApp.Visible=MsoTriState.msoTrue;...
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Embed a Powerpoint in a Web Page

Is there any way to embed a PowerPoint slide show in an HTML page using just the standard tags etc? I tried using a iframe, but that just results in the PowerPoint being downloaded.<iframe src="http://stackoverflow.com/...
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Creating Professional Looking Powerpoints in R

Is there a good way to use data from R and a package like ReporteRs to generate complete Powerpoints?I have about 900 slides to create. Our analysts currently follow this path:DB --> SAS --> CSV -->...
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Controlling PowerPoint Slideshow

When a slideshow running in PowerPoint I want to control the movement (Next and Previous) of the slides. Of course it is possible with the > and < button on the keyboard, but is there any way in ...
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Turn off screenupdating for Powerpoint

I am writing a script that loops through a folder and creates graphs from some criteria, and then exports these to powerpoint. At the moment, creating 130 graphs takes 290 seconds, of which 286 are ...

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