Re: .PPS does not open
- --- In ntb-OffTopic@yahoogroups.com, "Ed" <ebrown1927@...> wrote:
> When I try to open a power point slide show, I am told: "This file
> have a program associated with it for performing this action. Create anit. The
> association the the Folder Operating Control Panel.
> I went, I looked and I saw: it does have a program associated with
> program associated with it is Power Point Viewer. To be positive, Isaid
> add and directed it to the power point viewer located in MicrosoftOffice.
> Yet it still tells me that I do not have a program associated withthe file
> to be opened.Notebook. 1 gig
> I am using XP Home on an HP Pavilion with AMD Athlon 64 in a
> of memory. Where am I going wrong.Ed, Windows makes file associations a bit of a challenge at times. If
I were you I'd delete the association you found for .pps files, then
double click on a .pps file again. You should get the same prompt
again. In that prompt navigate to powerpoint or the powerpoint viewer
to add a new .pps file type and you should be good to go.