- Widely Supported: Creates and downloads presentations on all current web browsers (Chrome, Edge, Firefox, etc.) and IE11
- Full Featured: Slides can include Charts, Images, Media, Shapes, Tables and Text (plus Master Slides/Templates)
- Easy To Use: Entire PowerPoint presentations can be created in a few lines of code
- Use the unique HTML-to-PowerPoint feature to copy an HTML table into 1 or more Slides with a single command
Table of Contents (generated with DocToc)
- Live Demo
- Quick Start Guide
- Library API
- HTML-to-PowerPoint Feature
- Integration with Other Libraries
- Full PowerPoint Shape Library
- Typescript Definitions
- Issues / Suggestions
- Need Help?
- Unimplemented Features
- Special Thanks
- Support Us
Include Local Scripts
- IE11 support requires a Promises polyfill as well (included in the libs folder)
Include Bundled Script
- Bundle script includes all libraries: jQuery + JSzip + PptxGenJS + Promises
Install With Bower
bower install pptxgen
npm install pptxgenjsvar pptx = ;
- Desktop: Compatible with Electron applications
Quick Start Guide
- Create a new Presentation
- Add a Slide
- Add one or more objects (Tables, Shapes, Images, Text and Media) to the Slide
- Save the Presentation
var pptx = ;var slide = pptx;slide;pptx;
That's really all there is to it!
Saving a Presentation
Master Slides and Corporate Branding
Adding Media (Audio/Video/YouTube)
Including Speaker Notes
Using Scheme Colors
Integration with Other Libraries
Full PowerPoint Shape Library
If you are planning on creating Shapes (basically anything other than Text, Tables or Rectangles), then you'll want to
The shapes file contains a complete PowerPoint Shape object array thanks to the officegen project.
As of version 2.3.0, typescript definitions are available (
Issues / Suggestions
When reporting issues, please include a code snippet or a link demonstrating the problem. Here is a small jsFiddle that is already configured and uses the latest PptxGenJS code.
Sometimes implementing a new library can be a difficult task and the slightest mistake will keep something from working. We've all been there!
If you are having issues getting a presentation to generate, check out the demos in the
examples directory. There
are demos for both Nodejs and client-browsers that contain working examples of every available library feature.
- Use a pre-configured jsFiddle to test with: PptxGenJS Fiddle
- Use Ask Question on StackOverflow - be sure to tag it with "PptxGenJS"
The PptxGenJS library is not designed to replicate all the functionality of PowerPoint, meaning several features are not on the development roadmap.
- Importing Existing Presentations and/or Templates
- Officegen Project - Shape definitions and XML code
- Dzmitry Dulko - Getting the project published on NPM
- kajda90 - New Master Slide Layouts
- Connor Bowman - Adding Placeholders
- PPTX Chart Experts: kajda90, Matt King, Mike Wilcox
- Everyone who has contributed, submitted an Issue, or created Pull Request.
Do you like this library and find it useful? Tell the world about us! PptxGenJS project
Thanks to everyone who supports this project! ❤
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