How to Create Flip Custom Animation Effect in PowerPoint

In this article we will talk about creating Flip custom animation effect in PowerPoint to give your presentation viewers a little more than a flat front view of your slides.

Steps

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    Create a PowerPoint presentation or open one you had before.
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    On one of the slides, place two pictures of the same size that can represent two sides of one object. The sample picture has shows two sides of the Earth.
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    Add animation effects to each of them in order to make them move the right way. In PowerPoint 2007, apply the following effects: Object 1 – Collapse exit effect – on click; Object 2 – Stretch entrance effect – after previous; Object 2 – Collapse exit effect – on click; Object 1 – Stretch entrance effect – after previous.
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    Set all four effects to run at equal speed to make the picture flip smoothly.
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    Position the front picture on top of the back one. For my example, place Object 1 over Object 2. Use Send to Back or/and Bring to Front PowerPoint options from the right click context menu, if necessary.
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    Preview your slide to make sure the picture flips over the right way.
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    Save the changes in your presentation and enjoy!

Things You'll Need

  • MS PowerPoint 2007
  • 2 pictures that can represent 2 sides of one object

Article Info

Categories: PowerPoint Presentations