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PowerPoint Pearls: Apply Preset Animation
The preset animation function of PowerPoint animates slide text only. It will not animate titles, images, or text in custom textboxes. (Not that you would want to do that...)
When adding preset animation it is best to work in the Slide Sorter View. This will allow you to see thumbnails of your entire presentation so that you may select the slides to animate.
To apply preset animation:
Note: These instructions apply to PowerPoint versions prior to MS Office 2002. These differences will be addressed in future PowerPoint Pearls.