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I can I convert a potx file to a ppt file (microsoft powerpoint

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I can I convert a potx file to a ppt file (microsoft powerpoint 2003)?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Computer
Expert:  Omer replied 3 years ago.

Omer :

Hi I am one of the experts here on Just Answer.com

The easiest way to open this file with Powerpoint 2003 is to download and install the compatability pack for Office programs

http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=3

Once downloaded and installed your office 2003 powerpoint will be able to open the file. After you open it you may want to do a save as to save it as a powerpoint 2003 ppt.

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Expert:  Omer replied 3 years ago.
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Expert:  Omer replied 3 years ago.

Please let me know if you have any other questions


Thanks

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
Downloaded the converter, but the file will still not open.
Expert:  Omer replied 3 years ago.

After you downloaded the converted did you received any error messages during the install of it?

 

Also when you try and open the file do you receive any errors?

 

If you received no errors the next thing I would download and install would be the office updates from Microsoft http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?displaylang=en&id=8


This link is for service pack 3 for office 2003 once this is installed try to open the potx again,

 

thanks

Customer: replied 3 years ago.
I followed your instructions, but when I try to open the file, I get "no application found."
Expert:  Omer replied 3 years ago.

When you try and double click on the file?

 

Try opening powerpoint 2003

 

In powerpoint go file open and select the file

 

Powerpoint should then try and open the file

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Customer: replied 3 years ago.
The file is attached to an email to me, and I can's save it to my hard drive.
Expert:  Omer replied 3 years ago.

Can I ask how you view your email?

 

Through a web page like gmail or through an email client like Microsoft Outlook?

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