An object's shadow loses transparency with Fade exit animation

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You may find that the shadow for an object loses its transparency or becomes a solid black outline if all the following criteria are true:

  • A shadow has been applied to the object in PowerPoint.
  • An entrance animation of Wipe has been applied to the object.
  • An exit animation of Fade has been applied to the object.

This is a known issue.  You can correct it in one of the following ways:

  • Remove the shadow from the object.
  • Remove the Wipe entrance animation or use a different entrance animation.
  • Remove the Fade exit animation or use a different exit animation.