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How to Resolve An Error Message Encountered When You Try to Open a Presentation

You may receive the following error messages when you try to open a presentation in PowerPoint 2002, PowerPoint 2003, or PowerPoint 2007:

Error Message in PowerPoint 2002 and PowerPoint 2003:

PowerPoint can't read path\file_name.ppt.

Error Message in PowerPoint 2007:

PowerPoint found unreadable content in Presentation.pptx. Do you want to recover the contents of this presentation? If you trust the source of this presentation, click Yes.

To find out the unique number that is associated with this error message, press ‘CTRL+SHIFT+I’. After this, you get the following error number in the lower-right corner of your error message:

“400645”

Another error message that you get in PowerPoint 2007 is:

“There was an error accessing C:\documents and settings\username\Presentation.pptx”

For finding out the unique number that is associated with this error message, you have to click ‘CTRL+SHIFT+I’ keys together and you will find that you get the following error number in lower right corner of this er…