Fix PowerPoint File Association Problem

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Perfect Way of Repairing PowerPoint File Association Problem

Recently I have installed MS office 2007 by uninstalling MS office 2003 in my Windows 7 system. I had created a PowerPoint file when I was using MS PowerPoint 2003 application but now I am trying to open this file in MS PowerPoint 2007 application displaying error stating that file association problem with file. Please provide some suggestions to fix this issue in simple steps.

Microsoft PowerPoint is one the best application to represent any business, technical, or any other topic ideas in the form of documents with pictorial representation includes video, color, graphs, animations, etc. However, these files might get corrupt and unable to access or open it due to its certain issues such as file association problem.

A file association plays a major role in opening any file with application because whenever a user attempt to open or access file, OS will first examine its file extension to make a decision which application can open that file. Hence, the combination of ‘File extension + file type + program’ is called file association. However, when you try to open PPT file in corresponding application if association is missing between file and application then you will encounter with following errors…

  •  This file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. Create an association in the Folder Options control panel
  • Not a valid Win32 application

Due to this file association problem, your PPT file might get corrupt and results in inaccessible file. Then how do I fix this issue in PPT to make it accessible file? Do not worry by making use of third party repair application like Remo Repair PowerPoint can easily fix any issues created in PPT file and makes easier to open it without any complications. This application fixes PPT and PPTX file format and even restores lost data from them, such as test, pictures, formatting, sounds, animations, OLE objects, etc.

Remo Repair PowerPoint application is very robust and reliable application to fix PowerPoint files on any versions of Windows Operating System such as Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and 8 etc. It supports Windows 32 bit and 64-bit Operating system. In addition, this tool also fixes PowerPoint files after gets damage or corrupts due to other various reasons such as virus attacks, round tripping, header corruption, file system error, etc.

Steps to fix PowerPoint file association problem using Remo Repair PowerPoint application

  • Download Remo Repair PowerPoint trial and install on your system
  • Launch the application , welcome screen appears and you click on Browse button to choose your PPT or PPTX file which is having file association problem Image 1
  • Next click on Repair button to initialize repair processImage 2
  • Now application starts scanning and repairing the selected PPT file and you wait for few minutes until this process gets completeImage 3
  • After completion of above step, file repaired successfully message will get display and allow you to preview that file Image 4
  • In next step click on Browse button and choose the location where you wish to store repaired PowerPoint file and click on Save button Image 5

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