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  1. Support the Importing of slides in PowerPoint

    I would like to be able to provide an add-in that could insert slides into a presentation. This is a similar concept to the Word Clause library. To provide maximum flexibility to the dev I would suggest using the Ooxml coercionType. Both Get and Set would be ideal

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  2. setSelectedDataAsync can not handle the image if the image size exceeds 5MB.

    This is what I posted in forum as
    https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/bf48b450-6ee4-408b-a441-a53b23c75346/failing-to-insert-a-large-image-into-powerpoint-slides-using-setselecteddataasync-in-officejs?forum=appsforoffice

    It seems this is a limitation or bug. We are using setSelectedDataAsync with base64 encoding to copy the image into slide. but the image is corrupted if the image size is relatively huge (like over 5MB). The same code works with both Word and Excel. I guess something went wrong with PowerPoint.

    6 votes
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  3. Support the reading and editing of Custom XML Parts by PowerPoint Add-Ins

    Currently if an add-in relies upon being able to read and write Custom XML Parts, it can only do it in Word (and coming in Excel JS 1.3). It would be great to see this functionality appear in PowerPoint so that add-ins can be created that interact with data stored in Custom XML Parts.

    26 votes
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  4. getSelectedDataAsync for Powerpoint shapes

    getSelectedDataAsync only return text string (if there is text in selected shape). Would be great to return more info of selected shape, perhaps in OOXML/HTML form, or at least a shape ID.

    50 votes
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  5. Adding web (iFrame or so on) to slide from Add-ins that extend functionality

    Lot of Add-ins developers wants to create extend Add-in with adding same content to slides functionality(more, than images or text, that is allowed by setSelectedDataAsync method).

    So they have to use Content Add-inns, and user have to add them to slides several times (for examle vote widgets of Mentimeter app.)
    Its very unconvinient!

    Please provide us extended the functionality of adding web pages to slides

    12 votes
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  6. Support to get or write selected slide in office 365 online powerpoint

    Please provide API for getting selected slide data as file in power point.
    I am able to get slide title and index using

    Office.context.document.getSelectedDataAsync(Office.CoercionType.SlideRange, function (asyncResult) ;
    I required to get that as bytes or file of selected slide.

    4 votes
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  7. setSelectedDataAsync with data type “HTML” and “Office Open XML” in PowerPoint

    Make it possible to use setSelectedDataAsync with data type “HTML” and “Office Open XML” in PowerPoint. Currently it is only Word that can use data type “HTML” and “Office Open XML”.

    185 votes
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  8. Enable "Send to back" functionality for content add-ins for PowerPoint

    In my testing of content add-ins for Office I have found that the "Send to back/Bring to front" z-ordering does not work between the add-in component and other content in the slide. The add-in content is always in front of "native" content in the slide in the z-order. The z-ordering works between add-in content items. This means that you are not able to mix add-in content and native content in the slide - e.g. you can't add a text block over the top of an add-in element.

    6 votes
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  9. Bindings for Powerpoint

    Extend Javascript API for Powerpoint to add and edit bindings as in Word and Excel.

    34 votes
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  10. Allow Powerpoint to send unique slides as an image/object

    Enhance the Office JS API to allow Powerpoint to send a selected slide as an image/object

    38 votes
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  11. Add a call to change the bitmap in a picture

    At present when we need to change the bitmap in a picture, we need to delete the existing picture (shape) object and then insert a new one. And when doing so we need to cop all the properties of the picture across.

    Just like we can presently change the position, seize, etc. of an existing picture, provide the ability to change the bitmap.

    2 votes
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  12. "help me to remember coding procedure."

    "help me to remember the coding procedure."

    3 votes
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  13. allow slide size to be changed without modifying content size

    When changing slide size in power point 2016 users are offered only two options with regards to existing content 1) maximize or 2) ensure fit. I suggest that a third option be added that does not modify the dimensions of the existing content. I currently achieve this effect by selecting my content, cutting, changing the slide size, and then pasting the content back in to the resized slide.

    1 vote
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  14. Add a PowerPoint object model property to read/write Kumimoji text property (Japanese-language text rotation)

    When Japanese is the default editing language, PowerPoint has an UI option to apply Japanese-language text rotation, which rotates letters and digits differently . However, this property seems missing from the object model and an add-in therefore cannot know its state. Therefore, the add-in is bound to handle such text incorrectly.

    Apply the rotation setting from scratch:
    1) PowerPoint > File > Options > Language > Choose Editing Languages > Japanese (set as default) > OK
    2) Restart PowerPoint
    3) Create new empty file
    4) Insert textbox
    5) In textbox, write test123
    6) Select textbox
    7) PowerPoint > Home >…

    36 votes
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  16. Mail merge feature in PPT

    My project does a lot of certificate for trainings. We designed a certificate template in PPT and we were unable to use MS word to design the template. I would like to suggest to have an add-in for a mail merge feature in PPT where you can merge information from Word or Excel. This would be really AWESOME!!

    23 votes
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  17. Allow PowerPoint API to format font without selecting.

    Would be great if the PPT API gave you control over the font formatting as the Word API does. That way an add-in could create part of the presentation.with the formatting already done for you. It'd also be nice if the API could detect the font on screen without needing it to be selected.

    16 votes
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  18. Section control and multiple slides

    It'd be great if the PPT API could give you control over slide sections and detect which section you are currently working under. And if you had control over all the slides in that section rather than just the current slide. That way if you needed a set of slide to look extremely similar you could control them all at once. Also the creation of sections and multiple slides would be great!

    12 votes
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    3 votes
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  20. powerpoint chart

    Ability to update the data of the worksheet of a chart in slideshow mode, without seeing the Excel worksheet opening or flashing.
    We build software for displaying real-time data like a KPI on a slideshow.
    With that information screen running (the slideshow) you always see the Excel worksheet flashing (by the .Activate call).

    The old MS Graph had that functionality. With that, we could update the data quickly without seeing something disturbing on top of the slideshow. Now with the newer Charting capabilities, this seems not to be possible without flashing or chart corruptions (E_Fail when opening afterwards).

    thanks.

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