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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:


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…

Methods to Recover & Repair Microsoft Word Document

Microsoft Word is the most popular word processing tool around the all IT users. Users use it to create and store their content, information, chart, document, report, and many more. All we know that files are prone to corruption in this modern age of technology and Microsoft word is not an exception. So it is recommended to backup all your data to avoid data loss. If you want to recover Microsoft word document then the first question comes in mind how the word document was lost in the first place. If the word document has been lost or deleted then you need to recover it no matter it was deleted by mistake or intentionally. If the word document is exist but you are not able to open it then your document is corrupt or damaged and you need to repair it.

How to recover lost or deleted word document? If you are unable to find your word documents on your machine then it might be possible that you have deleted your document by mistakenly or someone has deleted your document intentionally. If…

Resolve Unrecoverable error in QuickBooks after Installing 2012 R14 update

Are you facing C=224 error in your QuickBooks 2012 or earlier version? If yes then there is good news for you! Intuit has released QuickBooks 2012 R14 update just a month ago that will solve your C type errors problem. According to intuit, If you are using QuickBooks 2012 or their earlier versions then you must be upgrade latest version of QuickBooks in order to use the new tax table update.
What version of QuickBooks you have installed? If you don't know what version of QuickBooks you are using then use any of three described method to know the version of your QuickBooks.
Method 1: See the title bar of the QuickBooks product window. You will get the product edition & version details on the title bar. For you reference, I have attached an image below.

Method 2: You can see the version detail of QuickBooks from QuickBooks product information window. To open this window, click 'F2' from the keyword and see the version & edition details at the top of the window.


Top 10 alternatives of MS Word

Microsoft Word is an established name in the field of word processing arena. Most of the PC users use it for their word processing needs. No doubt MS Word is the best word processing software in the market but when it comes to cost, it is a quite bit expensive. So if you don't want to spend money on purchasing MS Word then you will be happy to know that there are so many free alternatives of it available in the market. Some of them are available as online tool while other can be downloaded on your machine. One of the best free alternative among all is OpenOffice Writer. This is an open source and competing with MS Word. The best part is that it supports MS Word file formats. Let's find out more about these free alternative tools.....
Appache OpenOffice Writer: Appache Office writer is a word processing software and available as a part of OpenOffice. It is an open source means user can edit its code according to his/her needs and make it public. The best part of this word proces…

I want to move .qbw file to new location. Please help me!

Do you want to move your QuickBooks Company file from your old computer to a new brand computer? Or do you want to move your company file from your computer to laptop where you can work on file from anywhere? If you need this then it is not a big deal! Here you will see three methods to accomplish this task; you may finish with first one or may need to try all three.

1. Backup & Restore: It is the easiest method to transfer your QuickBooks company file from one computer to another computer. QuickBooks backup function saves the entire information that you will need to re-create the company file. You can restore your company file on another computer by following bellow steps:
Make a backup of your QuickBooks company file on computer#1 Copy the backup file to a removable media like USB flash drive, CD or any other. Paste the backup file to a designation computer/laptop#2. Now restore the backup on the computer#2.

Note: All above steps are applicable for QuickBooks 2007 & late…

How to create an awesome Presentation that stands out

You got a new project and want to communicate your team/users/resource management then the best way of communication is presentation. Presentation is the most effective way to communicate and share your thought with million of people in a limited period of time. A presentation can be any type: personal, profession, general purpose and many more. You can make your audience happy or being boring it depends upon you. I have attended so many presentation where people just talk about data that make boring for the audience. So don't put just data in your presentation. You can make your presentation fun by following below points:

Use high quality images 

Don't just put anything in the slide. Images are the most important part of a presentation. Use unique, creative images that describe what you want to convey to the audience. Audience connect image with words. Avoid using images that are unrelated to your content. As we know 'image says a thousand words' so use imag…

Top Excel 2013 Free & Featured Apps

An App is the combination of an XML manifest file and a webpage as you can clearly check in below picture: 

App for Office= App Manifest + Webpage  

Excel Apps is one of the best & most exciting feature of version 2013. These Apps allow you to  add more additional functionality to your documents that provides more unified web-based extensibility platform for Excel.  Microsoft added many different free & featured apps for Excel 2013 which you can easily download from Microsoft Store. You can use these apps in all Office 2013 and Office 365 versions like Home Premium and Small Business Premium. There are two types of apps available for Excel: Content apps and Task pane apps. 

Content Apps:  Content apps allow you to extend apps with custom content. These apps are embedded inside your worksheet and saved with it. 

Task Pane Apps: We can use Task Pane Apps side-by-side with an Office document. While you are working in these apps, it opens a task pane on the right side of Excel Sheet.…