in reply to
embed excel in ppt
See Create a chart in PPT and Use The Macro Recorder, Luke (Re: Using Win32::OLE and Excel - Tips and Tricks)
Unfortunately, there is no macro recorder anymore, for PowerPoint 2010. The "Create Macro" link drops you into an empty VBA subroutine instead of recording your steps and presenting those as VBA subroutine now.
Well, in that case, install old version :) anything to avoid learning the object model
True, but the macro recorder was very handy for people who don't know any VBA/DOM to quickly record the process they wish to automate.
I make decisions, and my brain carries them out
My brain makes the decisions, and I observe them (if I'm lucky)
I make some decisions, and my brain makes others
My spouse makes decisions and I and my brain carry them out
I wrote a program to relieve me and my brain from the burden of decision-making
The black-helicopter people project the decisions into my brain and then I do as ordered
Results (484 votes),