Save a Presentation as a PowerPoint Show
A presentation can be saved as a PowerPoint show. This looks more professional when presenting, as the when double clicked the file opens in slide show view.
A PowerPoint show is read only, and is also useful as it enables those users who are unfamiliar with PowerPoint to view the show.
A PowerPoint file is saved with a different file extension of .ppsx
- Click the Office Button and then Save As or press F12
- Click the Save as type drop list arrow in the Save As dialogue box
- Select PowerPoint Show from the list
- Select the location for the file and enter a filename
- Click Save
A PowerPoint show uses a different file icon so that it can be identified easily.