PPT2000: PowerPoint Quits Unexpectedly or Stops Responding When You Run Slide Show

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PowerPoint may quit unexpectedly or stop responding during a slide show.


This problem occurs when you do one of the following:
  • Run a slide show that contains an endless loop.
  • Run a slide show that advances automatically after zero seconds.
  • Stop a slide show (such as by pressing ESC) before PowerPoint finishes a drawing.


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.


Article ID: 270691 - Last Review: October 21, 2013 - Revision: 2.1
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2000 Standard Edition
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