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Unable to edit PP97 .pps files (they open, run then close).

 
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petethepoet
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 13, 2011 2:50 pm    Post subject: Unable to edit PP97 .pps files (they open, run then close). Reply with quote

Hi,

I have some older MS Powerpoint 97 .pps files which I need to edit. The problem I am having is that when I open them in Impress, they are automatically run then closed... so I am unable to edit the pps files. How can I edit them?

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Peter
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PostPosted: Wed Apr 13, 2011 5:00 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Change the ext of the file to ppt then try.
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PostPosted: Fri Apr 15, 2011 1:55 pm    Post subject: SOLVED : Unable to edit PP97 .pps files (they open, run then Reply with quote

therabi wrote:
Change the ext of the file to ppt then try.


Hi,

Thanks... changing the extension fixed this problem.

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Peter
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