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Solved: Opening Vista PowerPoint Attachments

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by larguy, Sep 24, 2008.

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  1. larguy

    larguy Thread Starter

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    I have PowerPoint under Vista. Previously, I could open all incoming Powerpoint attachments directly and in my Microsoft Windows Live Mail. Now I cannot open any PowerPoint attachments and get a message: "This file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. Create an association in the set association control panel."

    I have checked the control panel associations and defaults and .pps extensions show Microsoft Power Point Viewer as default -- but it does not seem to be operative.

    I can save the PowerPoint attachments and then open same without problems.

    I need suggestions on how to get this problem resolved and return to where I was in the past.

    Thanks
     
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