Cannot open my PowerPoint pesentation

Asked by OmarCarr on 2017-04-21

I cannot open my PowerPoint pesentation cuase of a pop-up box stating: Objects and or text overlap. Is there an alternative to PowerPoint to view or repair repair powerpoint .pptx file?

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2017-04-21
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2017-04-22
Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #1

Try libreoffice-impress.

What are you using to open the file?
What version of Ubuntu are you using?

Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #3

@actionparsnip: to be honest, I suspect that this is a fake question, created for the purpose of promoting some dubious "repair xyz files" web page. If the original poster has a problem with a Microsoft product, why does he post that on Ubuntu support pages instead of a Microsoft forum?

Richard Ross (rross22) said : #4

Below is a link with information that can help you solve this problem: https://www.pptxrepairtoolbox.com/

Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #5

As predicted. A link to a web page.

This is misuse of the Launchpad pages for unsolicited commercial offers.

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