Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2010 Animations
PowerPoint® is a program is commonly used by the business class, students, teachers alike. Animation schemes play an important role in PowerPoint® presentations. Custom animations have a significant role in PowerPoint® 2010. Microsoft® PowerPoint® 2010 animations have a special focus on custom animations which helps the user in adding special effects to the presentation. Animation schemes are important in PowerPoint® as it includes transition in the presentations including variations in transition sound and speed variations. Further the user can set the settings of the slides either automatically or by clicking the mouse as per the convenience of the user. The user can apply the animations to a single slide or to all the slides. The various backgrounds, designs, color effects etc add to the animations of the Microsoft PowerPoint making it more attractive while the presentations are being done.
The following are some of the custom animation features of MS PowerPoint® 2010:
- Emphasis Effect
- Motion Path Effect
- Grow/Shrink Effect
Custom animation includes the Emphasis effect. Emphasis effect helps to emphasize the objects and how to add effects to the objects in the slides. It also includes the options to make the objects in the slides to stand out. It is done in the customs animation by changing the color of the objects or the slides. Color can be filled in the slide or the objects to make them more attractive.
Motion Path Effect
Motion Path effect is another important feature of the customs animations. It allows the user to add various ways by which the objects can be moved in the slides or the slide itself can be moved. The objects can be even moved around on the screen. The timing of the motion, its direction and sequence can be controlled by using the Motion Path Effect.
Custom animations has a special focus on the grow/shrink effects which helps the user to change the size of an object by increasing and decreasing the size of an object during a slide show. It is very useful in projecting charts and diagrams as it can show the changes or growth in the charts. It also helps in increasing or decreasing the size of the the animations.