Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Save a Presentation as a Slide Show
Publishing a Presentation
The dialog box closes and
PowerPoint creates the
PowerPoint Show file in the
! Open Windows Explorer, find
the file in the specified folder,
and then double-click it.
The file opens as a slide show.
What do the different PowerPoint extensions mean?
PPSX is the extension for a PowerPoint Show file. PPTX
is the extension for a PowerPoint presentation. PPTM
is the extension for a presentation that contains
macros, and POTX is the extension for a PowerPoint
Template. PPT is the extension for a presentation in
the 97-2003 format, and ODP is the extension for the
Open Document Presentation format.
Are there other advantages to sending a
PowerPoint Show (PPSX) to someone instead of a
standard presentation (PPTX)?
Yes. If you send this format to others instead of the
standard presentation format, they will not be able
to see or change the details of your design. They
will also not be able to copy any part of your