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powerpoint and thunderbird

Posted by gringo50 (My Page) on
Sun, Jul 15, 12 at 14:09

Win7 Home Prem. SP1 IE9, Thunderbird default email client
MS PowerPoint Viewer 2003

Can't open .pps attachment by default. Must save to pictures library and open there.

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RE: powerpoint and thunderbird

2003 is kinda old. Perhaps the newer version would work better?

Here is a link that might be useful: MS PP Viewer

RE: powerpoint and thunderbird

Doesn't work on 2007 either. Same results.
Thanks for suggestion.

RE: powerpoint and thunderbird

Problem solved. I finally found the correct path to power point viewer.exe and did an "Open With" command.

Thanks again for your response.

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