Using user-defined variables to dynamically generate text

The last step of this sequence is to use the v_name variable and its associated value to dynamically generate the title of slide 4 using the following steps:

  1. Use the Filmstrip to go to slide 4 of the takeTheTrain.cptx project.
  2. Double-click the title placeholder and type Welcome followed by a space.
  3. In the Character section of the Style tab of the Properties inspector, click the Insert Variable icon.
  4. In the Insert Variable dialog, choose the v_name User variable.
  5. Change the Maximum length value to 30 characters to accommodate longer first names.
  6. When the Insert Variable dialog looks similar to the following screenshot, click the OK button:

This action inserts the v_name variable ...

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