“I had a PowerPoint presentation, which somehow got corrupted. But I was able to recover it with the help of Microsoft’s PowerPoint Viewer. Now, again after few days am unable to open my PowerPoint file. am looking for a permanent recovery solution. Can anyone help me in repairing the recovered PowerPoint presentation?”
A corrupt PowerPoint file can make your well prepared presentation to a screaming halt. You would have put so much of effort in making it and also to recover it. Well, ‘Yes’ you can definitely mend your recovered PPT without hassle this time. And not just part of the presentation, but the entire file in a healthy state.
PowerPoint is likely to get corrupted due to large file size and relatively difficult file-structure. A corrupt PowerPoint will make the file inaccessible and your hard work will go waste. There are numerous reasons for file corruption and listed down some of them.
Defective Application: The application you use to design may be defective and will always create invalid or corrupt output.
Hard Disk Failure: If you have a malfunctioning hard drive, all the data becomes inaccessible including PowerPoint.
Improper Shutdown: An abrupt shutdown of your system, when you were working on your recovered PowerPoint file may become inaccessible or corrupt.
When you see the below mentioned error messages, it means that your recovered PowerPoint is damaged or corrupted:
Since you have already used PowerPoint Viewer to repair the file, there is another simple method that can fix the corrupt PowerPoint file. You can try creating new presentation. To do so;
The manual methods are not effective when repairing an already recovered PowerPoint files. You can extract sounds, animations, pictures etc. in manual methods. So, the only viable solution is to use a professional PowerPoint repair tool – Remo Recover which gives you maximum recovery results.
Remo Repair utility can repair corrupted PowerPoint files not just on your computer but also from removable devices like external HDD, USB drive, Pen drive etc.
Step 1: Download, install and run the software. Browse the corrupt recovered PowerPoint file and click Repair as given in figure 1.
Figure 1: Browse PowerPoint File
Step 2: Once the repair process is complete, you can Preview them as given in figure 2.
Figure 2: Preview Repaired File
Step 3: You can now Save the repaired files to the default location or choose other location as shown in figure 3.
Figure 3: Save Repaired File