Default Slide Layouts Reference

The DITA to PowerPoint plugin contains these default slide layouts.

Slide nameDescriptionValue for outputclass attribute
Title slidesFive different background colors for title slides and a logo. The green_title layout is the default if another slide layout is not specified.green_title, aqua_title, yellow_title, red_orange_title, dark_gray_title
List slideThis layout creates a slide with a title and an ordered or unordered list.list_slide
Chart slideThis layout creates a slide with a title and a placeholder for inserting a chart generated from Microsoft applications.chart_slide
Dark background definition slideThis layout creates a slide with a dark gray background and is meant for presenting definitions. The title is whatever is being defined, and the text in the body is the definition.dark_definition
Light background definition slideThis layout is the same as dark_definition but the background is white.light_definition
Gray tip or exercise slideThis layout creates a slide best suited for providing an exercise or a tip.gray_tip_or_exercise
Light background impact slideThis layout creates a slide with a white background, and large text with no title. The title becomes the text in the output.light_impact
Left image and title text slideThis layout creates a slide with an image on the left, space for text on the right, and a white backgroundleft_image_title_text
Left image and blue background text slideThis layout creates a slide with an image on the left, space for text on the right, and an aqua blue backgroundleft_image_aqua
Blue text background and right image slideThis layout creates a slide with an image on the right, space for text on the left, and a blue backgroundblue_background_right_graphic
White text background and right image slideThis layout creates a slide with an image on the right, space for text on the left, and a white backgroundwhite_background_right_graphic
Full background image and bottom text slideThis layout creates a slide with a full background image and text along the bottom.full_image_text_bottom
Light background, full-size image and titleThis layout creates a slide with a title and full-size image on a white background. The text overlays the image.light_full_image_and_title
Dark background, full-size imageThis layout creates a slide with a title and full-size image on a dark background. The text overlays the image.dark_full_image_and_text
Title and imageThis layout creates a slide with just a title and space for an image. It's good for screenshots.title_and_image
White background with logo for a quote.This layout creates a slide designed to show a quote.white_quote_and_logo
Aqua background with logo for a quoteThis layout creates a slide designed to show a quote.aqua_quote_and_logo
Speaker slideThis layout creates a slide that can include a speaker photo, name, and short biography or other text.speaker
Spreadsheet or table slideThis layout creates a slide with a title and a placeholder for inserting a spreadsheet or table generated from Microsoft applications.spreadsheet_table
Left-aligned heading on a white backgroundThis layout creates a slide with only a left-aligned heading, on a white background.blank_with_left_aligned_header_light
Left-aligned heading on a dark backgroundThis layout creates a slide with only a left-aligned heading, on a dark background.blank_with_left_aligned_header_dark
Thank you This layout creates a slide with a aqua background and the words “Thank You” centered on the slide.thank_you