Animating Slides

In PowerPoint XP animating slides is simple. Just follow the step-by-step instructions provided in this free lesson.

Animating a bulleted list

A bulleted list is another area of your presentation you might want to animate.

To add animation to a bulleted list:

  • Open the slide with the bulleted list you want to animate.
  • Click the text box that contains the text you want to animate.
  • Click the down-pointing arrow in the Task Pane Custom Animation.

Choose Custom Animation

  • Choose the side of the slide from which you want the title to enter.
  • Under Modify next to Start, select With Previous (animation starts automatically) or On Click (animation starts when you click the mouse).
  • The Add Effect button is now active.