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Old 07-18-2008, 10:33 AM   #1
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Cool PowerPoint with changeable text areas to calculate formula??

Hey everyone, looking for a way to have it so that when powerpoint is actually running a presentation (like regular fullscreen mode) -- there is a slide that has three captions:


I want it so that each caption has a textbox next to it that actually allows the presenter to enter data next to hours and pay so that once these are entered, the outcome will show a new number (approx Hours * Pay) - so it just runs a simple formula when hours & pay are typed in to present the Outcome (total) number.

Is this possible? Can't find any way to have editable stuff during the actual presentation


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Old 07-18-2008, 10:27 PM   #2
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Default Re: PowerPoint with changeable text areas to calculate formula??

if its possible it would be neat
but the only way that i know of would be to have each line
to come into the picture with the data all ready typed out
and then to have it appear in the presentation on a key stroke
so make it as difficult as you can
and keep a calculator handy for the questions
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