PowerPoint PPSX File Recovery


One of the safest and easiest ways to recover deleted PPT, PPSX files or any other documents, without damaging those files, is by making use of Remo Recover file recovery tool. Click Download to get the free demo version now.


PPSX files with extension of .ppsx created using Microsoft Office PowerPoint and are largely similar to the default PPT docs except for one main thing. In case of a default PowerPoint doc, you have to run PowerPoint application in order to open a single PPT doc, but with a PPSX doc you need not wait for that as you can directly begin the PowerPoint slide-show presentation by clicking on the icon directly.

The main benefit of creating a PowerPoint presentation using this format is, it enables you to design a read only presentation slide-show document. These docs may contain series of images along with graphics, audio, animations, special effects, etc. One can add the option to play the file directly instead of requiring people to click on the document to play it.

Steps to recover PPSX files in Windows based systems:

When you come to know that your PPSX files are missing from your Windows computer, firstly look for them in Recycle Bin folder as it is sometimes possible for contents to get erased without your knowledge. If you are lucky enough to find them in Recycle Bin, you can easily recover those contents from that folder using Restore option.

But, if you weren’t fortunate enough to find the missing PPSX docs in Recycle Bin, try using the Windows Search toolbar to search for missing contents from any particular drive where the data was stored. You have to open the Search option and enter the name if you remember, or enter the file extension of the missing files and click on search button.

If Windows Operating System is not able to load any search results, then you are quite out of luck as probably the PPSX docs are not on your computer anymore. It could be that those contents are deleted anonymously from your system.

Restoring PPSX files using Remo Recover:

If the PPSX docs are deleted from your any computer or any other hard drive, you will have to recover those items using any reliable data recovery apps. You may want to try a well trusted brand named Remo Recover software in order to recover deleted or lost PPSX docs.

Remo Recover is amongst the most trusted data recovery applications for performing all kinds of data recovery to help you get back all PowerPoint files that are deleted or are lost from any Windows computers or its supported volumes. This software lets you to choose a file to recover file of any particular format, which in this case is .ppsx format. Remo Recover is an advanced data restore app as it can retrieve contents which are lost or are erased as a result of any of the reasons that are mentioned below. Have a look at them before proceeding to recovery process.

Some familiar actions causing PPSX docs to get deleted / lost on Windows:

  • Program related issues: Problems such as malfunctioning program can cause the PPSX docs to go missing or corrupt. Other software related errors may comprise of virus or malware infections, and the like
  • Power related problems: Power related issues mainly come from power failures or any similar abnormalities such as power surges while accessing PPSX files on your system. These problems can cause files to get damaged or inaccessible
  • Mishandling external storage drives: Incorrectly ejecting the external media hard drives where the PPSX docs are stored can cause those items to get corrupted or lost
  • Hardware related problems: Problems such as hard drive failures, bad RAM, inaccessible volumes etc. can cause all the files stored on that drive to turn inaccessible


Steps to recover PPSX files using Remo Recover:

Step 1: To recover ‘ppsx’ files, download and install Remo Recover on your computer. Run the software and click on the Recover Files option in the main screen. Then choose the drive from which you want to recover ‘ppsx’ files and click Scan

PPSX File Restoration - Main Screen

Figure 1: Main Screen

Step 2: Now the software scans the drive and lists all found files. You can use either File Type View or Data View feature depending on the view you prefer

Retrieve PPSX File - View Recovered Files

Figure 2: View Recovered Files

Step 3: Now, preview the recovered files by double clicking on the file

Recovering PPSX File - Preview Recovered Files

Figure 3: Preview Recovered Files

Step 4: And finally, save them to any suitable location

Restoring PPSX File - Save Recovered Files

Figure 4: Save Recovered Files