What This VBA Code Does
In PowerPoint, it can be very useful to know if the object you are working with can hold text. Knowing if this capability exists can help prevent errors if you are trying to modify text throughout your Presentation's slides.
Function HoldText(shp As Shape) As Boolean
'PURPOSE: Determine if a shape can store text within it
Dim TextTest As Long
'Test for Text Capabilities
On Error GoTo Errorfound
TextTest = shp.TextFrame.TextRange.Font.Size
HoldText = True
On Error GoTo 0
HoldText = False
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