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asked 2012-09-09 12:27:28 +0200

ROSt52 gravatar image

updated 2015-10-26 03:59:26 +0200

Alex Kemp gravatar image

I intend to show a custom show depending on the discussion in my (main) presentation.

Imagine following sequence:

  • In my presentation I am showing slide N,

  • Because and only because of the discussion I want to show 2 slides additionally and then return to my slide N. (I grouped these 2 slides in a custom show and call it CustShow.)

  • Now I want to click on text or button to open the CustShow.

  • After the last slide of the CustShow I want to show again slide N of the (main) presentation.

I keep the slides for my custom shows at the end of my main presentation in a section I call "LinkedSlides"

In Impress I looked into "interaction" and "hyperlink" but could not find a way to show CustShow and return to my slide N from where I wanted to branch.

Let me please also explain what I did in In MS PowerPoint:before I switched over to LO

  • created a custom show

  • created a text box or button at the slide from where I wanted to start the custom show

  • hyperlinked text box (or button) with the custom show and set a flag to return to the starting slide in the main presentation.

I appreciate a lot helping comments.

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answered 2013-03-06 06:35:12 +0200

ROSt52 gravatar image

@qubit - enhancement request filed:

This is number 4 this month. So you know why I expect the devs to go after me.....

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Don't worry @ROSt52, I'm pretty sure they're too busy to spend any time hunting you down... :-)

qubit gravatar imagequbit ( 2013-03-06 06:40:41 +0200 )edit

@qubit - Let's hope so, by goodness! Pending homework follows.

ROSt52 gravatar imageROSt52 ( 2013-03-06 09:38:17 +0200 )edit

@manj_k - thanks for the good news!

ROSt52 gravatar imageROSt52 ( 2013-05-29 02:39:43 +0200 )edit

answered 2013-02-22 23:56:20 +0200

qubit gravatar image

Hi @ROSt52,

Did you ever figure this show-within-a-presentation out?

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@ROSt52 -- poke

qubit gravatar imagequbit ( 2013-03-03 07:59:03 +0200 )edit

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