MacPPT: How to Obtain Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer 98

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Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer 98 is a Macintosh-based viewer that you can use to display presentations. It supports files created in the versions of PowerPoint listed at the beginning of this article, earlier versions of Microsoft PowerPoint for the Macintosh, and Microsoft PowerPoint for Windows versions 3.0 and later.

PowerPoint Viewer 98 is not available on floppy disk. It is available as a self-extracting archive from the Microsoft Download Center.

To install the PowerPoint Viewer, download the following file from the Microsoft Download Center and then double-click the Ppt98vw.hqx file to start the Setup program.

The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:


Download Ppt98vw.hqx now (size 6,545 kilobytes), release date: August 5, 1998

For additional information about how to download Microsoft Support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

119591  How to Obtain Microsoft Support Files from Online Services

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