LayoutSlide

LayoutSlide class

Represents a layout slide.

The LayoutSlide type exposes the following members:

Properties

Name Description
shapes Returns the shapes of a slide.
Read-only IShapeCollection.
controls Returns the collection of ActiveX controls on a slide.
Read-only IControlCollection.
name Returns or sets the name of a slide.
Read/write string.
slide_id Returns the ID of a slide.
Read-only int.
custom_data Returns the slide’s custom data.
Read-only ICustomData.
timeline Returns animation timeline object.
Read-only IAnimationTimeLine.
slide_show_transition Returns the Transition object which contains information about
how the specified slide advances during a slide show.
Read-only ISlideShowTransition.
background Returns slide’s background.
Read-only IBackground.
hyperlink_queries Provides easy access to contained hyperlinks.
Read-only IHyperlinkQueries.
show_master_shapes Specifies if shapes on the master slide should be shown on slides or not.
Read/write bool.
presentation Returns IPresentation interface.
Read-only IPresentation.
header_footer_manager Returns HeaderFooter manager of the layout slide.
Read-only ILayoutSlideHeaderFooterManager.
master_slide Returns or sets the master slide for a layout.
Read/write IMasterSlide.
theme_manager Returns the overriding theme manager.
Read-only IOverrideThemeManager.
layout_type Returns layout type of this layout slide.
Read-only SlideLayoutType.
has_depending_slides Returns true if there exists at least one slide that depends on this layout slide.
Read-only bool.
as_i_slide_component Returns ISlideComponent interface.
Read-only ISlideComponent.
slide Returns the base slide.
Read-only IBaseSlide.
as_i_presentation_component Allows to get base IPresentationComponent interface.
Read-only IPresentationComponent.
as_i_base_slide Allows to get base IBaseSlide interface.
Read-only IBaseSlide.
as_i_override_themeable Returns IOverrideThemeable interface.
Read-only IOverrideThemeable.

Methods

Name Description
join_portions_with_same_formatting() Joins runs with same formatting in all paragraphs all acceptable shapes.
join_portions_with_same_formatting(collection) Joins runs with same formatting in all paragraphs in all acceptable shapes.
equals(slide) Determines whether the two IBaseSlide instances are equal.
Returning value is calculated based on slide’s structure and static content.
Two slides are equal if all shapes, styles, texts, animation and other settings. etc. are equal. The comparison doesn’t take into account unique identifier values, e.g. SlideId and dynamic content, e.g. current date value in Date Placeholder.
create_theme_effective() Returns an effective theme for this slide.
find_shape_by_alt_text(alt_text) Finds first occurrence of a shape with the specified alternative text.
remove() Removes layout from presentation.
get_depending_slides() Returns an array with all slides, which depend on this layout slide.

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