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In Microsoft PowerPoint, the animation in the Credits animation effect may stop before the credits have finished scrolling if either of the following conditions is true:
This issue may occur if the memory that is used for animation effects runs out. Animation effects have restricted memory, and the animation stops when that memory is exhausted. The memory that is available is equal to the size of a full slide of text that has no text that overlaps the edges of the slide.
For Microsoft PowerPoint 2002 and for Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003To work around this issue, use any of the following methods.
Method 1Create multiple columns of text on the slide, and then animate each column separately.
Method 2Break the text so that it spans multiple slides and creates a longer slide show.
Method 3Use a custom motion path to simulate a credits animation. To do this, follow these steps: