powerpoint found an error that it can't correct

I am working with a large powerpoint file (210 slides) and every time I make changes and try to save the file I get "PowerPoint found an error that it cant's correct.  You should save presentations, quit, and the restart Powerpoint."

 

Any ideas?

 

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Last updated November 27, 2018 Views 32,532 Applies to:
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Are you able to save the file at all? Maybe try Save As and see if you can save it under a different name.

Once you get the file closed, then reopen PPT and go to Office Button | PPT Options | Resources. Run Office Diagnostics there.

In addition, make sure you have a local printer driver installed and set as the default printer. Sounds weird, I know, but it really might fix the issue. Here's info on what to do:http://www.pptfaq.com/FAQ00952.htm

Finally, it could be a conflicting add-in. If you go to Office Button | PPT Options | Add-ins, what is listed there?


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