Powerpoint - Animate part of a SmartArt graphic

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  • Select the SmartArt graphic that you want to animate.
  • In the Animation menu, go to the Animations tab, click More, and then select the animation of your choice.
  • In the Animation group on the Animations tab, click Options and select effects one by one.
  • In the Advanced Animation tab, click on Animation Pane.
  • All the animated items will be displayed in Animation panel, select the one of your choice.
  • Select all the shapes that you do not want to animate, holding down the Ctrl key and clicking on each form.
  • In the Animations tab > More > click on None (No Animation). The animation effect is removed from the form, but the form itself is not deleted from the SmartArt graphic.

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