[AG-TECH] DPPT (PowerPoint) audio

Tom Coffin tcoffin at ncsa.uiuc.edu
Fri May 3 14:12:13 CDT 2002

you could duplicate the slide... so that on the mouse click it advances to
the next slide which is a slidecopy and have the sound triggered
automatically. this will hold the appearance of one mouse click per event.

At 09:54 AM 5/3/2002 -0500, He, Yuan wrote:
   >Even there's soundcard installed, DPPT will not play an audio file.
RPPT, on
   >the other hand, can playback an embedded audio, but it must be set in the
   >auto-start or timer-triggered mode (so that RPPT can start the playback by
   >emulating a mouse-click event). The reason for the restriction in either
   >DPPT or RPPT is because there's no way to detect or control the
   >play/stop/pause of an embedded media file via PowerPoint OLE/COM
   >Please correct me if I'm wrong :)
   >Yuan (Eric) He
   >Chemical and Petroleum Engineering Dept., 
   >The University of Kansas, 
   >4006 Learned Hall, Lawrence, KS 66045, USA
   >Tel: 785-864-2937
   >Fax: 785-864-4967
   >E-mail: heyuan at ku.edu

Tom Coffin .......................... tcoffin at ncsa.uiuc.edu

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