PowerPoint VBA Remove All Animation Effects

PowerPoint VBA Remove All Animation Effects

What This VBA Code Does

This VBA macro code will loop through all slides within the ActivePresentation and remove any animation effects applied to the Animation Timeline.

VBA Code:

Sub RemoveAllAnimations()
'PURPOSE: Remove All PowerPoint Animations From Slides
'SOURCE: www.TheSpreadsheetGuru.com/the-code-vault

Dim sld As Slide
Dim x As Long
Dim Counter As Long

'Loop Through Each Slide in ActivePresentation
  For Each sld In ActivePresentation.Slides
    
    'Loop through each animation on slide
      For x = sld.TimeLine.MainSequence.Count To 1 Step -1
        
        'Remove Each Animation
          sld.TimeLine.MainSequence.Item(x).Delete
        
        'Maintain Deletion Stat
          Counter = Counter + 1
          
      Next x
  
  Next sld

'Completion Notification
MsgBox Counter & " Animation(s) were removed from you PowerPoint presentation!"

End Sub

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