mlreportgen.ppt.ContentPlaceholder.add

Package: mlreportgen.ppt

Add paragraph or paragraphs to content placeholder

Syntax

paraObj = add(contentPlaceholder,content)
add(contentPlaceholder,contents)

Description

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paraObj = add(contentPlaceholder,content) adds a paragraph to a content placeholder.

add(contentPlaceholder,contents) adds multiple paragraphs to a content placeholder.

Examples

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Create a presentation.

import mlreportgen.ppt.*
slidesFile = 'myContentPlaceholder.pptx';
slides = Presentation(slidesFile);
add(slides,'Title and Content');

Use the Presentation.find method to find the Content placeholders.

contents = find(slides,'Content');

Create an mlreportgen.ppt.Paragraph object. Add the paragraph to the first Content placeholder.

para = add(contents(1),'First item in the list' );
para.Italic = true;
para.FontColor = 'green';

Add multiple paragraphs to the first Content placeholder.

add(contents(1),{ ...
    'List item', ...
        {'Inner list item','Other inner list item' }...
    'List item', ...
    });

Generate the presentation and then open myBoldPresentation.pptx. On a Windows® platform, you can open the presentation in MATLAB®:

close(slides);
 
if ispc
    winopen(slidesFile);
end

Input Arguments

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Content placeholder to add content to, specified as an mlreportgen.ppt.ContentPlaceholder object.

Content to add, specified as a character vector or an mlreportgen.ppt.Paragraph object. The slide layout specifies whether the text displays as a paragraph, bulleted list item, or numbered list item.

Content to add, specified as a cell array of character vectors, mlreportgen.ppt.Paragraph objects, or a combination of both. Inner cell arrays specify inner list items. The slide layout specifies whether the text displays as paragraphs, bulleted list items, or numbered list items.

Output Arguments

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Paragraph added to content placeholder, returned as an mlreportgen.ppt.Paragraph object.

Introduced in R2015b