Slide transition means to change the effect of appearance of slide on
as disappearance of slide from the screen. In
transition, special effects are
added to the slides that make the presentation more attractive
and beautiful. The slides appear and
disappear in a very beautiful way from right or left or in or down or
slides dissolve gradually etc. It develops an interest in the
viewers to see your presentation. If
transitions are not applied to the slides then new slide simply appears
in place of the previous one. This way of presentation without
transition may loose the interest of people and you can not convey your
ideas to others with good impression. Most of the design templates have added transition effects;
it is because these are more
PowerPoint, there are two types of transitions.
Visual Transition is related to the appearance and disappearance of the
slides on the screen.
Only the appearance and disappearance style of the slides can be
apply the visual transition, follow these steps
Select the slide, in
Normal View, to which you want to apply visual
Transition" from the Slid< Show drop down menu, Slide
Transition dialog box appears as
shown in figure below.
Click on the "Effect"
drop down list box, a list of transition effects appears. Choose one
of them, the preview of transition effect will be
shown above list box.
Under the "Effect" drop down list box, there are three options used
the transition speed. Select one of them. These are:
for slow speed transition.
for medium speed transition.
for fast speed transition.
Choose the mode of
displaying or advancing the slides from the
"Advance" area. For example, if
"Automatically after" option is selected then enter the time
through which slides automatically appear on the
Select type of sound from "sound" drop down list box if you want to
sound when the slide appears on the screen.
Click Apply button to apply the selected transition options to the
slide or click "Apply All" to apply the transition options to all
slides of the
Transition is related to the appearance (or disappearance) of individual
on the slides during presentation. The individual characters, words,
symbols appear on the slide in very beautiful way (as moving and flying
etc.) that makes
the presentation very interesting.
apply the text transition, follow these steps.
Select the slide, in
Normal View, in which you want to apply text
Click on the text box.
Animation" from the "Slide Show" drop down menu,
Custom Animation dialog box
appeal's as shown in figure below.
Click the Effects tab of dialog box and select required animation
"Entry animation and sound" drop down list box (such as flying or
In). Select other options if required.
Click the "Order &
Timing" tab and set the time and order of text
animation etc. and Click "Ok"
button of dialog box.