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pptx
How to open a file with .pptx extension?
File type: Document file type
Compatible with Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP
Searching for the right program to open .pptx files?

"You'll need a new app to open this file" is probably the most common error faced by millions of Windows users every day. This is either because the program required to open a file is not available on your system or there may be other issues.
What is .pptx file extension?

.pptx is the default file extension for presentations created using Microsoft Power Point 2007 onwards. This file format is the most popular presentation format commonly used for office and educational slide shows. Microsoft Power Point is one of the best slide show/presentation software available with desktop publishing capabilities. The .pptx files can contain formatted tables, formulas, text, images, tables, graphs, charts, page formatting, audios, video, and print settings. Microsoft Power Point version prior to Office 2007 were using file extension .ppt.Important: .pptx files cannot be opened with MS Power Point versions prior to 2007. The only way to open the newer file extensions with older versions of MS Power Point is to use a Microsoft Compatibility Pack. This however has limitations. Not all older versions can use the compatibility pack.


Windows Desktop Software that can be used to open .pptx files:
Apache Open Office, Microsoft Power Point 2007 Onwards, Microsoft PowerPoint 2013, Corel WordPerfect X7, Apache OpenOffice, Kingsoft Presentation, Ability Office, LibreOffice, ACD Systems Canvas 15.

Mac OS Software that can be used to open .pptx files:
Microsoft Power Point For Mac, Microsoft PowerPoint 2011, Microsoft Office Open XML File Format Converter, Apple Keynote 6.2, Apache OpenOffice, Planamesa NeoOffice, LibreOffice.

Android Software that can be used to open .pptx files:
Microsoft Office Mobile, Office Suite, Polaris Office, Kingsoft WPS Office for Android , Google Drive, MobiSystems OfficeSuite Pro.

Windows Mobile Software that can be used to open .pptx files:
Microsoft Office (Preinstalled).

iOS Software that can be used to open .pptx files:
Microsoft Excel, Polaris Office.

Linux Software that can be used to open .pptx files:
Apache OpenOffice, LibreOffice.