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Looking for a download......I really hate schools!!

Discussion in 'Tech Talk' started by streeter69, Nov 19, 2005.

  1. streeter69

    streeter69 This is Kewl

    Nov 25, 2001
    I like annoying people.
    I have been trying to find Microsoft Powerpoint;g What ever that is? The teacher said every computer has it, but mine does not and either does his. I have tried Microsoft website but I am not paying $50 for it!

    Anyone know of a trial version for it??
  2. Open Office can play Power Point.Are you wanting to compose in Point Power or just be able see and watch it?

  3. If you PC has Microsoft Office,"Power Point Viewer" is a free MS Office download.
  4. streeter69

    streeter69 This is Kewl

    Nov 25, 2001
    I like annoying people.
    I am sorry I need to compose, I have viewer.

    Thanks all:)
  5. g29andy

    g29andy CLM

    Jan 28, 2001
    Doesn't the new version of OpenOffice (2.0) allow you to save presentations as powerpoint files (.ppt)?
  6. Toyman


    May 6, 2003
    West Michigan
    Tell your teacher that he/she is an idoit. Powerpoint does not come with every computer, and I don't think there is a download for it.
  7. epsylum

    epsylum Boolit Hoze

    Sep 4, 2004
    Racing Capital, USA

    Its part of microsoft office. Some computers come with it, some come with a stupid 30 day trial and some just flat out don't.

    If you don't have microsoft office, it may be beneficial for you to get it, especially if you are in a class teaching how to use it. Also check if your bookstore has a discounted version for students. I know my community college has the full Office for 80 bucks (usually it's like 300 dollars), just for students.

    BTW if you do get it, don't get the biggest version, chances are you won't need it. Just make sure it has Word, Excel, and Powerpoint. That's really all you need.
  8. Nyper


    Jan 2, 2004
    Lebanon TN
    Check with your school. Often they will have an academic alliance with Microsoft and it wont cost you a dime.