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Article ID: 126492 - Last Review: June 7, 2012 - Revision: 6.0

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The 32-bit PowerPoint Viewer is now available. This viewer lets you view PowerPoint presentations without having PowerPoint installed.

The viewer allows you to open presentations saved in Microsoft PowerPoint for Windows 2.0 or later and Microsoft PowerPoint for Macintosh 3.0 or later. The viewer runs with Microsoft Windows 95 or later, Microsoft Windows NT 3.51 or later, and Microsoft Windows XP.


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