Apply Slide Transitions to Your Presentation

Open the Dress for Success with Animations presentation. Save it with the name Dress for Success with Transitions.

You will now apply slide transitions to your presentation. With the Animation tab selected you will find the Transition to Slides section.

Slide Transitions

When applying transitions to slide you can do it for each slide or add the same transition to all of your slides. In this activity you will do both and then decide which one you prefer.

Add Different Slide Transitions to the Slides in Your Presentation

On the left side of the slide window, with the Slides tab selected, click the title thumbnail to select it.

Title Slide

On the Animations tab, in the Transition To This Slide group, click the slide transition effect that you want for that slide.

To see more transition effects in the Quick Styles list, click the More button More Transitions.

To set the slide transition speed between the current slide and the next slide, in the Transition To This Slide group, click the arrow next to Transition Speed, and then select the speed that you want.

Transition Speed

Continue adding transitions to the rest of your slides in the presentation.

Add the Same Slide Transition to All of the Slides in Your Presentation

On the left side of the slide window, in the pane that contains the Outline and Slides tabs, click the Slides tab.

Select the slide thumbnails of the slides that you want to apply slide transitions to.

On the Animations tab, in the Transition To This Slide group, click a slide transition effect.

To see more transition effects, in the Quick Styles list, click the More button More Transitions.

To set the slide transition speed between the current slide and the next slide, in the Transition To This Slide group, click the arrow next to Transition Speed, and then select the speed that you want.

In the Transition To This Slide group, click Apply to All.

Add Sound to Slide Transitions

On the left side of the slide window, in the pane that contains the Outline and Slides tabs, click the Slides tab, and then select the slide thumbnails that you want to add a sound to.

On the Animations tab, in the Transition To This Slide group, click the arrow next to Transition Sound, and then do one of the following:

    Sound

    To add a sound from the list, select the sound that you want.

    To add a sound not found on the list, select Other Sound, locate the sound file that you want to add, and then click OK.

To add sound to a different slide transition, repeat the steps above

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