Microsoft PowerPoint

Part of Office 2000.

Application Details:

Version: 2000
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Silver
Latest Wine Version Tested: 3.0-rc3

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Pasting from other applications

Automated installation (one needs to install a custom richedit dll)


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add-ins collaborations broadcast

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Additional Comments

Install correct richedit version, as otherwise this version of powerpoint will not pass the starting splash screen: I have experienced problems (eg no clipart and no paste special anymore the riched20 from winetricks) winetricks riched20 I now use older versions: 443392 2007-02-17 07:03 ..../windows/system32/riched20.dll 3584 2001-10-20 21:00 ..../windows/system32/riched32.dll To avoid problems in the file/open menus, run the following command before running this application: winetricks cc580. The latest winetricks can be obtained from

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
ShowLinux Mint 18 "Sarah" x86_64Dec 27 20173.0-rc3Yes Yes YesSilverjpl 
CurrentUbuntu 8.10 "Intrepid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 12 20091.1.23Yes Yes NoSilverJan Hoogenraad 
ShowUbuntu 7.04 "Feisty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Oct 02 20070.9.46.Yes Yes NoGoldan anonymous user 

Known Bugs

Bug # Description Status Resolution Other apps affected
3125 Deadlock when opening file in Powerpoint 2000 using File-Open-dialog CLOSED ABANDONED View
4284 PowerPoint 2000 deadlocks when opening file with preview CLOSED ABANDONED View
4364 Office 2000 apps crash on startup CLOSED FIXED View
14980 Wine does not automatically use the RichEdit Control 'riched20' installed by Microsoft Office 2003/2007/2010/2013/2016 (RichEdit v5.0+ requires native-only override) NEW View
16360 Help does not work in Office 2000 CLOSED FIXED View
17446 Slideshow with MP3 breaks PowerPoint CLOSED FIXED View
17447 Another slideshow with MP3 breaks PowerPoint CLOSED FIXED View
18908 Editing name in File Open dialog causes Powerpoint to hang CLOSED FIXED View
18910 Saving in Powerpoint 2000 fails on file sharing CLOSED DUPLICATE View
18911 strange menu item in right-click menu at file open in Powerpoint 2000 CLOSED WORKSFORME View
22485 Opening save dialog in Powerpoint 2000 fails on I/O error 0. CLOSED ABANDONED View
26654 MS Office 2000 programs crash when resizing windows CLOSED FIXED View

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