Read Animation Properties


Text, images, shapes, tables, SmartArt graphics, and other objects can be animated in PowerPoint presentations. With Aspose.Slides Cloud, you can read their animation information. Effects can make an object appear, disappear, or move. The following method allows you to specify a slide, shape, or text paragraph to get their animation data.


API Information

API Type Description Resource
/slides/{name}/slides/{slideIndex}/animation GET Reads animation information from a PowerPoint object. GetAnimation

Request Parameters

Name Type Location Required Description
name string path true The name of a presentation file.
slideIndex integer path true The 1-based index of a slide.
shapeIndex integer query false The 1-based index of a shape. If specified, only effects related to that shape are returned.
paragraphIndex integer query false The 1-based index of a text paragraph.
password string header false The password to open the presentation.
folder string query false The path to the folder containing the presentation.
storage string query false The name of the storage contaning the folder.

In case of Amazon S3 storage folder path starts with Amazon S3 bucket name.


Read animations from the first slide contained in MyFolder/MyPresentation.pptx document saved in the default storage.

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