Scripts

What is a Macro?

You might have downloaded an Office template and received a prompt to enable macros. You might also have noticed that the prompt also comes with a warning that enabling macros can be harmful for your computer. But macros aren’t exclusive to Microsoft Office files, as a macros are widely used by programmers around the world …

EasyPrompter: Free Teleprompter For Speeches And Presentations

Reading through a presentation script or speech can become quite easy if you have a teleprompter running in front of you. However, not everyone may be able to arrange a teleprompter for a presentation or speech. If you need a quick and easy method for turning your laptop, smartphone or tablet into an instant teleprompter, …

VBA Macro: Rename a Shape Name

Sometimes you’d need to rename a shape object from the default name to any desired name. Especially if you will deal with VBA code in the future and want to use more descriptive names for shapes and objects. This snippet will help you to rename objects easily using a Macro. To use it, just create …

Convert Excel to PowerPoint with Excel2PowerPoint

Excel to PowerPoint is an interesting open source project available in SourceForge that you can use to convert an Excel spreadsheet into a PowerPoint presentation. The application is bundled inside an Excel spreadsheet using Macros. As soon as you download the project from the online repository, you will need to unzip and open Excel To Powerpoint.xls …

Using PowerPoint Scripts & Macros

PowerPoint and other Microsoft Office programs comes with VBA, Visual Basic for Applications. VBA is an implementation of Microsoft’s event-driven programming language Visual Basic 6 and let you run scripts and macros in the popular Microsoft Office applications. VBA enables building user defined functions, automating processes and accessing Windows API and other low-level functionality through dynamic-link …