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Hi,


I’m working with ASPose.Slide 5.8 to create a ppt (or pptx) document. In Power Point shapes there is a shape called “Curve”. I need to add such shape using ASPose. I searched the ShapeTypeEx enum and found: CurvedArc, CurvedConnector2, CurvedConnector3 … CurvedDownArrow … none of these gave me the shape I want. I also tried to search for a method to add this shape in a ppt document but could not find any document online.

Is there a way to add the shape that is called “Curve”.
If yes could you please provide me a simple code that allows me to add such shape (in ppt and pptx documents)?

PS: Kindly follow the following link to go see which shape i am referring to in my post:
http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/powerpoint-help/draw-a-curve-or-circle-shape-HA010208316.aspx#BM1

Many thanks for your support
Hi,

Thanks for using Aspose.Slides.

You can use following code snippet for creating curved shapes.

PresentationEx pex1 = new PresentationEx();
SlideEx s1 = pex1.Slides[0];
float x = 20.0F, y = 20.0F;
float width = 300.0F, height = 100.0F;
int idRect = s1.Shapes.AddAutoShape(ShapeTypeEx.CurvedArc, x, y, width, height);
AutoShapeEx shape = (AutoShapeEx)s1.Shapes[idRect];
shape.Rotation = 45;
pex1.Save("C:\\Shapes.pptx", Aspose.Slides.Export.SaveFormat.Pptx);

Thanks and Best Regards

Hi,

Thank you so much for your support, much appreciated.
In fact this is not the shape I was asking about, this shape is called: Arc. The control I need to use is simply called: Curve. Please follow the link I provided in my previous post to see which shape I am referring to.

I urgently need to know if it is possible to draw a Curve with ASPose.

Thanks you again for your support.

Hi,

Sorry, In first sight I could not differentiate between CurveArc and Curve. For answering your query I must have to get input from our development team. I will respond your query once I will be able to talk to concerned developer.

Thanks for your patience.
Best Regards.

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Hi,

I regret to inform you that presently, Aspose.Slides does not support adding curves. I have observed it as a new feature request. In order to assess the possibility of inclusion of this feature an issue with ID SLIDESNET-33155 has been created in our Issue Tracking System. Our development team will look into the possibility of implementation of the requested feature. This thread has been associated with this new feature request, so that you can be automatically notified as soon as this issue is resolved.

We apologize for your inconvenience

Thanks and Regards,