Archives December 25, 2019

Christmas Is Really For The Children – Poem by Steve Turner

Christmas is really for the children.Especially for childrenwho like animals, stables,stars and babies wrappedin swaddling clothes.Then there are wise men,kings in fine robes,humble shepherds and a hint of rich perfume.Easter is not reallyfor the childrenunless accompanied bya cream filled egg.It has whips, blood, nails,a spear and allegations of body snatching.It involves politics, Godand the sins…

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Powerpoint VBA to Insert Textbox and Create Outlined Text

Sub SPRtextbox() Dim mySlide As PowerPoint.Slide Dim strMsg As String Dim myTextbox As PowerPoint.Shape strMsg = InputBox("Enter Text", "SPR Macros") Set mySlide = ActivePresentation.Slides(ActiveWindow.View.Slide.SlideNumber) Set myTextbox = mySlide.Shapes.AddTextbox(msoTextOrientationHorizontal, _ Left:=0, Top:=10, Width:=200, Height:=50) myTextbox.Fill.BackColor.RGB = RGB(127, 127, 127) 'grey myTextbox.Fill.Transparency = 0.3 'translucent myTextbox.Height = 150 myTextbox.Width = 300 myTextbox.TextFrame2.AutoSize = msoAutoSizeTextToFitShape 'https://www.pcreview.co.uk/threads/how-to-vba-code-shrink-text-on-overflow.3537036/#post-12183384 With myTextbox.TextFrame.TextRange…

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