Fix Corrupt MS PowerPoint 2010 File

“I have stored my essential PowerPoint file that was created in PowerPoint 2010 in an external hard drive. Recently I opened that PPTX file directly from external drive by connecting it to the system and I added an image file to it. Until I embedded the picture file it was fine, but now I cannot open that PowerPoint 2010 file and that PPTX file was protected password. I think my PPTX file is corrupted, can anyone tell me how to fix corrupt PowerPoint 2010 file.”

Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 is the successor of PowerPoint 2007. It includes highly polished interface with various attractive properties. PowerPoint 2010 presentation has .pptx as its file extension. As presentation plays vital role in sharing and narrating information, Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 application gains more popularity in many fields like business, education, etc. However, on daily basis PowerPoint users might come across situation as mentioned in above discussion.

The basic reasons for corruption of PowerPoint 2010 files are:

The MS PowerPoint 2010 file can get corrupt due to source file issues like incompatible file types or objects that you have added in it or header file corruption. When your PowerPoint presentation experiences these problems, it might get damaged. In some situations, unusual system shutdown or unexecuted power failure while you are working on essential PowerPoint 2010 file may even cause corruption to that presentation. Apart from this, the external threats like malwares, virus, spywares, or Trojans, etc enters your system without your consciousness and contaminate PowerPoint file structure. This might results in corruption of PowerPoint 2010 file.

Sometimes, reasons like insufficient system recourses, sudden crash of PowerPoint 2010 application, formation of bad sector in hard drive, operating system malfunctioning might cause corruption to your essential presentation files stored in computer. In case you faced any of these problems and unable to resolve issues in PowerPoint 2010 file, then here it is recommended to use default PPTX 2010 file diagnose tool present in Microsoft suite. If you cannot fix PowerPoint 2010 presentation by utilizing this utility, then rely on reliable PowerPoint file repair software like Yodot PPT Repair.

PowerPoint 2010 file repair software:

Yodot PPT Repair application is developed with inbuilt modules and advanced search algorithms, which helps to repair corrupted PowerPoint 2010 file on Windows system. The software fixes presentation files of other formats like .ppt, pps, etc. It can fix and rescue all objects of the PowerPoint 2010 files such as clip arts, tables, hyperlinks, pictures, sound effects, animations, etc. This program is designed with simple and interactive interface; therefore one can mend corrupted PPT/PPTX files without any prior technical awareness. Including PowerPoint 2010, this PPT file repair software works well with different versions of the PowerPoint application such as MS PowerPoint 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007 on Windows PC.

Steps to fix corrupt PowerPoint 2010 presentation:

  • Download the Yodot PPT Repair tool and install it on your Windows desktop / laptop
  • Launch the program and follow the main screen directives
  • Click on “Browse” button to select the corrupted PowerPoint 2010 file
  • Next click on “Repair” option to fix the damaged PPT presentation
  • You can examine the status of repair process by observing the progress bar
  • Select “Preview” option to preview the PowerPoint 2010 file description
  • At last browse for your preferred location to save the fixed PPTX file

Some precautionary steps:

  • Always use compatible version of Microsoft PowerPoint application in order to avoid some logical contraries, which might corrupt your PowerPoint file
  • Avoid abruptly terminating the Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 application and maintain backup for your essential PowerPoint 2010 files
  • Use quality and updated anti-virus software to keep your system free from viruses