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Up to speed with PowerPoint 2007

Gallery of transition effects

Callout 1 A few types of transition effects show on the Ribbon.
Callout 2 For more effects, click the More button.
Callout 3 The full gallery of transition effects is displayed. Point to any effect to see it previewed on the slide; click it to apply it.

When PowerPoint has many choices for something, such as styles for a shape or types of WordArt or animation effects, a few choices show on the Ribbon. To see the full gallery of choices, click the More arrow, as shown in the picture.

Point for a preview     When you rest the mouse pointer on a gallery thumbnail (hover), you see how the shape or animation effect would look when applied. If you don't like it, there's nothing to undo. Just hover over other thumbnails and click the one that you want to apply.

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