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Powerpoint - how to use it and work in it?
Thread poster: Annika Holm
Annika Holm
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Aug 22, 2005

Is it possible, somehow to work and edit in Powerpoint Viewer even though you do not use any CAT-tool? For instance: a series of images with some text that need to be translated. I reallyneed some support on this.
Annika Holm


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Magda Dziadosz  Identity Verified
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Moving this topic... Aug 22, 2005

... to the MS Office applications forum.

Magda


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xxxMarc P  Identity Verified
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Powerpoint - how to use it and work in it? Aug 22, 2005

Magda Dziadosz wrote:

... to the MS Office applications forum.

Magda


There's no "MS" in the forum title though, am I right? (Reference to other office suites is permitted.)

The Powerpoint viewer is just that - a viewer. If you want to edit Powerpoint files without buying Powerpoint, why not use OpenOffice.org? The name is the same as the web site, and it's free.

Marc


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gianfranco  Identity Verified
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MarcPrior wrote:
There's no "MS" in the forum title though, am I right? (Reference to other office suites is permitted.)


Hi Marc,

you are right. This forum is about all Office applications, not only MS.

The forum description is the following:
"Discussion related to Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) and alternative Office suites"

Any discussion or issue regarding OpenOffice, or any other office productivity suite, is appropriate and welcome.

Gianfranco




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Victor Potapov
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Regrettably - No. Aug 23, 2005

There's been some great and no doubt useful discussion of the forum - so here's the answer to the original question.

Annika - sorry but no, you cannot use Powerpoint Viewer to edit. It is just that - a viewer. Cannot edit/translate with it.

To translate it you will need to open the file for editing - preferably with Powerpoint or your favorite CAT tool supporting Powerpoint.


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Is it possible, somehow to work and edit in Powerpoint Viewer even though you do not use any CAT-tool? For instance: a series of images with some text that need to be translated. I reallyneed some support on this.
Annika Holm


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