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Solved: Outlook Express - Cannot Display Pps Files! Please Help.

Close everything.Took me a while to convince myself that "show" default in my case did not work. Then I went to the link in the "related sites" and opened Ramesh's Site on the link "Unable to open .pps attachments directly from Outlook Express". Hope so.Oh, I'll not be here this AM from about 0900 till 1200. Generated Tue, 07 Mar 2017 04:36:50 GMT by s_za2 (squid/3.5.23) Log in or Sign up Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links Notable Members weblink

R Posey February 1, 2010 4:27 PM On my Windows Vista, there is no file type tab in Folder Options. Harry Sarajian January 20, 2007 9:44 AM I still can't view a .pps attachment in Outlook Express. by R. Why did the > Powerpoint > install NOT add an OPEN command?? find more

If I go to the "attach" directory where the file is stored and click it there, it opens no problem. Advertisement Daxterity Thread Starter Joined: Apr 4, 2007 Messages: 25 Ok heres the problem.... Thanks.

Unfortunately for some folks all that doesn't appear to work. My dad uses Outlook Express for his mail program. Ask Leo! » Microsoft Office PPS files seem to cause many people problems. McDonald January 10, 2009 12:59 PM On Opening folder options, there was no file type tab.

BTW, it worked. Show was the default, everything was how you said it should look. When you pointed me there, I knew exactly where/what it was. I just want to be able to click on the file from the email and view it.

ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: Connection to failed. I DO have > administrative authority and I have tried to change it in Safe Mode > but it allways changes back. Workaround 1: Save the attachment Have Outlook Express save the attached PPT or PPS file to a convenient location on your hard drive then doubleclick the file's icon to view the by Fredj11 / February 21, 2008 11:45 PM PST In reply to: May I When people simply Forward a message, you get a "Fwd:Fwd:Fwd:*" in the subject line.

Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended. https://www.cnet.com/forums/discussions/openning-powerpoint-attachments-in-outlook-express-261472/ by Leo A. Mike Stevens December 19, 2006 2:32 PM I did everything you suggested. by FunbeamChuck / February 13, 2008 8:34 AM PST In reply to: Need to find the file extension on that.

John Bates July 28, 2008 1:14 AM Got to 'edit file type' and 'editing action for type', had the right string in 'Application used to perform action', but got 'specified program have a peek at these guys I honestly don't know how I suddenly acquired ver 5.5, but that's water under the bridge.If you want to read the thread, go to http://groups.google.com/group/Google-Desktop_Something-Broken/browse_thread/thread/25f1e31353bf9bd0 Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) I did not add/remove any software or hardware since I was on the road. I tried everything in your article and the comment posts.

Patsy December 15, 2009 1:35 PM I have a Vista and tried everything, so I send a PPS file to my documents and can open it from there. You are a true GURU!!! PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows XP > Windows XP General > Home Home Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Articles Articles Quick check over here In the resulting dialog, click on the File Types tab, and you should see something like this: Scroll down to the PPS entry, or where the PPS entry should be alphabetically.

Dale Skeenes July 18, 2010 at 9:03 am Great! Larry November 2, 2009 6:12 AM I had the same problem and I also had the S&how entry as the default. by R.

Have to save them, then use the MS Power Point program to open them.

You indicated "so close"... My Powerpoint Viewer is also a dutch one. Either way, it's a PITA. You are the smart one- big thanks.

Daniel April 6, 2008 6:29 PM That fix program was a life saver!!!! But I'll be home all a/noon.Thanks again,All the Best,ChuckC Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Is Google Desktop installed? Navigate to the following branch:HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT \ PowerPointViewer.Show.11 \ shell \ Show3. this content Pete C Microsoft MVP Internet Explorer 2004 - 2011 Keep all responses to BBS posts on the BBS so that others may benefit If we have helped you please consider a

by R. DoubleHelix, Apr 4, 2007 #7 Daxterity Thread Starter Joined: Apr 4, 2007 Messages: 25 Thanks Throoper but I had already tried that. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - PS, that other thing... Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc.

It says it can't find "documents" and "and" files????? Frank > > > Frank: > It's a bug in OE6 apparently resulting from one or another recent MS > critical update. Your cache administrator is webmaster. Loading...

If I save the attached .pps file in a separate folder on my C: drive, I can view it using the PowerPoint Viewer.

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