Animating Text and Objects

In PowerPoint animate text and learn to use the PowerPoint animate object feature to bring PowerPoint presentations to life.


  1. Open an existing PowerPoint presentation. If you want, you can use this example.
  2. Add an entrance effect to an object. If you are using the example, use one of the objects on slide 3.
  3. Use the Animation Painter to copy the effect to another object.
  4. Use the Animation pane to reorder the effects.
  5. Experiment with different start options and timings.
  6. Add two additional effects to one of the objects.