PPT2000: Cannot Ungroup Inserted Amigo 2000 Charts

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You are unable to ungroup charts that you insert into PowerPoint from Amigo 2000.


Amigo 2000 charts are inserted in Portable Network Graphics (PNG) format instead of Extended Metafile Format (EMF). Because PNG format is a type of bitmap, PowerPoint cannot ungroup the charts.


To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft Office 2000. For additional information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
276367 OFF2000: How to Obtain the Latest Office 2000 Service Pack


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article. This problem was first corrected in Microsoft Office 2000 Service Pack 2.


The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.


Article ID: 257823 - Last Review: October 20, 2013 - Revision: 1.1
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 Standard Edition
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