Support for Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 and 2007

Help and support for Microsoft PowerPoint. Links to customer service and technical solutions, downloads, how-tos, add-ins, and answers to top issues.

This solution center is applicable to the following versions of Microsoft Office PowerPoint:
2010 and 2007

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Top issues

Top issues

PowerPoint 2010 finds a problem in a presentation and stops working
Resolve the stop working problem that occurs after you repair the presentation and click Update Links .

How to change fonts in a presentation
Get the steps to change fonts on a single slide or throughout your presentation.

What to do when the "Insert Video from a Website" option is not available.
This article explains why the option may not be available.

Embedding or link a video
Watch this video to see how to embed or link a video in your presentation.

Apply a template to your presentation
Learn how to obtain and use templates in PowerPoint 2010.

Play an audio file over multiple slides
Get information on how to add and play sounds in a presentation.

PowerPoint 2010 slide transition sounds are not exported to video
Review a workaround when sounds no longer work after saving the presentation as a video.

Adobe Macromedia Flash animation
Learn how to play Flash in your PowerPoint presentation.

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       Office PowerPoint 2010
          Office PowerPoint 2010
          Office PowerPoint 2010 (Home and Student version)

       Office PowerPoint 2007
          Office PowerPoint 2007
          Office PowerPoint 2007 (Home and Student version)

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       Office 2007
          Office 2007 (all editions)

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Last Review : Thursday, 15 January 2015