Associate A File

Could someone tell me the steps to Associate a file (.pps) so I can open it 
in windows live mail.
Thank You 

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Assuming you have PowerPoint or PowerPoint Viewer installed:

  1.     Download and save the attachment on the desktop.
  2.     Right click on the saved file.
  3.     Select: Open With from the pop-up menu.
  4.     Click: Choose [default] Program.
  5.     Select: PowerPoint or the PPViewer.
  6.     Check: Always use the selected program to open this kind of file.
  7.     Click OK.

If it still does not open directly from WLMail:

Unable to open .PPS attachments directly from Windows Mail or Windows Live 

           Bruce Hagen
         MS-MVP  [Mail]
      Imperial Beach, CA

"Jack" <> wrote in message 
> Could someone tell me the steps to Associate a file (.pps) so I can open 
> it in windows live mail.
> Thank You 

9/12/2010 3:52:43 AM
On Sat, 11 Sep 2010 23:46:25 -0400, "Jack" <>

>Could someone tell me the steps to Associate a file (.pps) so I can open it 
>in windows live mail.
>Thank You 

This really has nothing to do with Windows Live, it's a function of
the operating system.


associate a file type with a program <operating system>, ie

associate a file type with a program windows xp
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9/12/2010 4:56:19 AM

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