What are the errors that may occur with Microsoft Microsoft PowerPoint 2003? Learn how to fix the errors.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 is the presentation graphics tool by Microsoft which helps you generate illustrations either in person or online. With improved multimedia support, you could save your presentations to a CD-ROM for sharing and play streaming audio and video inside a slide show. With an improved user interface and Smart Tags you could easily generate high-impact presentations. It comes with many tools like Additional design templates, Additional content templates, Animation Sound Effects, Alternative User Input, Speech, Text converters, Graphics Filters, Office Assistants, Proofing Tools, Help for Visual Basic for Applications, Equation Editor, Language Settings Tool etc. Sometimes you may experience with many error messages while running Microsoft PowerPoint 2003.

Given below are some tips to fix errors which are related to Microsoft PowerPoint 2003:

  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 file corruption
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 not opening
  • Tips to fix errors

Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 file corruption

System crash or spyware attacks may result in file corruption crisis in your system. Corrupted file for the Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 application may result in freezing issues while this application is running. You would not be able to work with a corrupted Microsoft PowerPoint file. Due to spyware attack, you may face Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 file corruption issue.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 not opening

At times when you try to start Microsoft PowerPoint 2003 on your computer, you could get the following error message: “Microsoft PowerPoint has encountered a problem and needs to close, we are sorry for the inconvenience”. You would fail to open your Microsoft PowerPoint 2003. You may face this issue while opening your computer, if the Powerpoint.exe file is configured to open by using the Windows program compatibility mode setting.

Tips to fix errors

In order to resolve virus attack in your system, you need to install antivirus program. By installing it, your system can have the ability to prevent malicious programs infections. So you could fix and prevent the file corruption issues. To fix the not opening problem with your Microsoft PowerPoint 2003, you need to locate a Poweroint.exe file which is typically located in the following folder: C:Program FilesMicrosoft Office. After finding it, you need to right click the file and click ‘Properties’. Finally, you need to select ‘Run this program in compatibility mode’ check box and then click ‘Ok’, on the ‘Compatibility’ tab.