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embed (Embedded Object or Control)

This element specifies an Embedded object or Control that is embedded within the presentation.

Parent Elements



Child Elements


extLst (Extension List)





followColorScheme (Color Scheme Properties for Embedded object)

Specifies the Color Scheme Properties for the corresponding Embedded object being specified.


The possible values for this attribute are defined by the ST_OleObjectFollowColorScheme simple type (§4.8.10).

The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this element:

<complexType name="CT_OleObjectEmbed">


   <element name="extLst" type="CT_ExtensionList" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1"/>


   <attribute name="followColorScheme" type="ST_OleObjectFollowColorScheme" use="optional" default="none"/>