Sending the empty placeholders to the front does not correct the problem.
Method 1: Use a Copy and Paste OperationSelect each of the objects by holding down the SHIFT key and clicking each object with the left mouse button. Do not select any empty placeholders. Copy the group of objects to the Clipboard and paste them into the new Slide.
Method 2: Use Send to Back Before You CopyThis method only works with PowerPoint 4.0 for Windows or Macintosh.
- Select two of the objects and click Send To Back on the Draw menu.
- On the Edit menu, click Select All.
- On the Edit menu, click Copy.
Method 3: Fill in the PlaceholdersFill in the placeholders before using the Select All command. Copy the items to the Clipboard, and they will successfully paste.
Article ID: 124820 - Last Review: Aug 16, 2005 - Revision: 1