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from (From)

This element is used to specify the starting color of the target element.

[Example: Consider a shape with an animation fill change from one accent color to another. The <from> element should be used as follows:

<p:animClr clrSpc="rgb" dir="cw">


<p:cTn id="6" dur="2000" fill="hold"/>







<a:schemeClr val="accent3"/>



<a:schemeClr val="accent2"/>



End Example]

Parent Elements



Child Elements


hslClr (Hue, Saturation, Luminance Color Model)


prstClr (Preset Color)


schemeClr (Scheme Color)


scrgbClr (RGB Color Model - Percentage Variant)


srgbClr (RGB Color Model - Hex Variant)


sysClr (System Color)


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

<complexType name="CT_Color">


   <group ref="EG_ColorChoice"/>