<p> (Text Paragraphs)

This element specifies the presence of a paragraph of text within the containing text body. The paragraph is the highest level text separation mechanism within a text body. A paragraph may contain text paragraph properties associated with the paragraph. If no properties are listed then properties specified in the <defPPr> element are used.

    <a:pPr algn="r">
    </a:pPr><a:t>Some text</a:t></a:p>
    <a:pPr algn="l">
    </a:pPr><a:t>Some text</a:t></a:p>

Parent Elements

<rich>; <t>; <txBody>; <txBody>; <txBody>; <txBody>; <txPr>

Child Elements


<br> (Text Line Break)


<endParaRPr> (End Paragraph Run Properties)


<fld> (Text Field)


<pPr> (Text Paragraph Properties)


<r> (Text Run)


The following XML Schema fragment defines the contents of this element:

<complexType name="CT_TextParagraph">
	<element name="pPr" type="CT_TextParagraphProperties" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1"/>
	<group ref="EG_TextRun" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="unbounded"/>
	<element name="endParaRPr" type="CT_TextCharacterProperties" minOccurs="0" maxOccurs="1"/>