Microsoft PowerPoint

Part of Office 2016.

Application Details:

Version: 2016 (32-bit)
License: Retail
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Garbage
Latest Wine Version Tested: 3.15-staging

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Test Results

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What works

Creating blank presentations, inserting images, screen clipping, adding text.

What does not

PowerPoint tends to crash on the start screen, and when it has loaded properly, it tends to crash during normal use.

When attempting to create a presentation from a template and open or save a presentation, PowerPoint claims the file is corrupted.


What was not tested

Anything not mentioned above.

Hardware tested


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Additional Comments

Tested using the Staging branch. MaxVersionGL needs to be set to 0x30002 in Regedit, and a DLL override for riched20 is required for PowerPoint to run.

selected in Test Results table below
Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowUbuntu 18.10 "Cosmic" amd64 (+variants like Kubuntu)Sep 12 20183.15-stagingYes No YesGarbageScott Howard 
ShowUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jan 22 20183.0Yes Yes YesGoldGP 
ShowUbuntu 17.04 "Zesty" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 09 20172.15Yes Yes YesBronzeNeko-Monika 
CurrentUbuntu 16.04 "Xenial" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Mar 08 20172.3Yes Yes BronzeIsira Seneviratne 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
42613 PowerPoint 2016 crashes at start screen UNCONFIRMED View
42614 PowerPoint 2016 crashes during normal use UNCONFIRMED View

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