How do you add transitions to text in PowerPoint?

How do I apply transitions to text in PowerPoint?

To animate text with a default animation:

  1. Select the text box or text you want to animate on the slide.
  2. Select the Animations tab.
  3. Click the Animate drop-down menu in the Animations group to see the animation effects for the selected text. The effects vary based on the selected item.
  4. Select an animation effect.
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