How to play music or sounds across multiple slides in PowerPoint 2002 and in PowerPoint 2003
This article was previously published under Q322073
For a Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 version of this article, see 198214
For a Microsoft PowerPoint 98 Macintosh Edition, PowerPoint 2001 for Macintosh version of this article, see 188734
For a Microsoft PowerPoint 97 for Windows version of this article, see 176565
This article describes how to play music or sounds (audio files) across multiple slides in a Microsoft PowerPoint 2002 presentation or in a Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003 presentation.
To play music or sounds across multiple slides in a presentation, follow these steps:
- Click the slide where you want the music or sounds to start.
- On the Insert menu, point to Movies and Sounds, and then click Sound from File.
- Click the sound file that you want to use, and then click OK.
- In the dialog box that appears, click Yes to play the sound automatically.
- Right-click the sound that now appears on your slide, and then click Custom Animation.
- In the Custom Animation task pane, right-click the media file on the list, click Effect Options, and then click the Effect tab.
- Under Stop playing, specify the options that you want, and then click OK.
- Close the Custom Animation task pane.
- Right-click the sound, and then click Edit Sound Object.
- Click to select the Loop until stopped check box, and then click OK.
- Run your presentation.
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Article ID: 322073 - Last Review: 05/07/2007 21:28:18 - Revision: 1.5
- Microsoft PowerPoint 2002 Standard Edition
- Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2003
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