PPZ9 File Extension

PPZ9 file icon
Microsoft PowerPoint For Mac Wizard
  • Developer
    Microsoft Corporation
  • Popularity
    0 ( votes)

What is PPZ9 file?

Full format name of files that use PPZ9 extension is Microsoft PowerPoint For Mac Wizard. Microsoft Corporation defined the Microsoft PowerPoint For Mac Wizard format standard. PPZ9 file format is compatible with software that can be installed on Mac OS, Windows system platform. PPZ9 file format, along with 134 other file formats, belongs to the Executable Files category. Users are advised to use Microsoft PowerPoint software for managing PPZ9 files, although 1 other programs can also handle this type of file. On the official website of Microsoft Corporation developer not only will you find detailed information about theMicrosoft PowerPoint software, but also about PPZ9 and other supported file formats.

Programs which support PPZ9 file extension

Below you will find an index of software programs that can be used to open PPZ9 files divided into 2 categories according to system platform supported. PPZ9 files can be encountered on all system platforms, including mobile, yet there is no guarantee each will properly support such files.

Programs that support PPZ9 file

How to open file with PPZ9 extension?

There can be multiple causes why you have problems with opening PPZ9 files on given system. Fortunately, most common problems with PPZ9 files can be solved without in-depth IT knowledge, and most importantly, in a matter of minutes. The following is a list of guidelines that will help you identify and solve file-related problems.

Step 1. Install Microsoft PowerPoint software

The main and most frequent cause precluding users form opening PPZ9 files is that no program that can handle PPZ9 files is installed on user’s system. This one is an easy one. Select Microsoft PowerPoint or one of the recommended programs (for example, Microsoft Office) and download it from appropriate source and install on your system. The full list of programs grouped by operating systems can be found above. The safest method of downloading Microsoft PowerPoint installed is by going to developer’s website (Microsoft Corporation) and downloading the software using provided links.

Step 2. Update Microsoft PowerPoint to the latest version

You still cannot access PPZ9 files although Microsoft PowerPoint is installed on your system? Make sure that the software is up to date. Sometimes software developers introduce new formats in place of that already supports along with newer versions of their applications. If you have an older version of Microsoft PowerPoint installed, it may not support PPZ9 format. The latest version of Microsoft PowerPoint should support all file formats that where compatible with older versions of the software.

Step 3. Associate Microsoft PowerPoint For Mac Wizard files with Microsoft PowerPoint

If the issue has not been solved in the previous step, you should associate PPZ9 files with latest version of Microsoft PowerPoint you have installed on your device. The process of associating file formats with default application may differ in details depending on platform, but the basic procedure is very similar.

The procedure to change the default program in Windows

  • Choose the Open with entry from the file menu accessed by right-mouse clicking on the PPZ9 file
  • Next, select the Choose another app option and then using More apps open the list of available applications
  • The last step is to select Look for another app on this PC option supply the directory path to the folder where Microsoft PowerPoint is installed. Now all that is left is to confirm your choice by selecting Always use this app to open PPZ9 files and clicking OK.

The procedure to change the default program in Mac OS

  • Right-click the PPZ9 file and select Information
  • Open the Open with section by clicking its name
  • Select the appropriate software and save your settings by clicking Change all
  • Finally, a This change will be applied to all files with PPZ9 extension message should pop-up. Click Continue button in order to confirm your choice.

Step 4. Verify that the PPZ9 is not faulty

If you followed the instructions form the previous steps yet the issue is still not solved, you should verify the PPZ9 file in question. Problems with opening the file may arise due to various reasons.

1. Verify that the PPZ9 in question is not infected with a computer virus

Should it happed that the PPZ9 is infected with a virus, this may be that cause that prevents you from accessing it. It is advised to scan the system for viruses and malware as soon as possible or use an online antivirus scanner. If the PPZ9 file is indeed infected follow the instructions below.

2. Verify that the PPZ9 file’s structure is intact

If the PPZ9 file was sent to you by someone else, ask this person to resend the file to you. The file might have been copied erroneously and the data lost integrity, which precludes from accessing the file. If the PPZ9 file has been downloaded from the internet only partially, try to redownload it.

3. Verify whether your account has administrative rights

There is a possibility that the file in question can only be accessed by users with sufficient system privileges. Log out of your current account and log in to an account with sufficient access privileges. Then open the Microsoft PowerPoint For Mac Wizard file.

4. Make sure that the system has sufficient resources to run Microsoft PowerPoint

If the systems has insufficient resources to open PPZ9 files, try closing all currently running applications and try again.

5. Verify that your operating system and drivers are up to date

Up-to-date system and drivers not only makes your computer more secure, but also may solve problems with Microsoft PowerPoint For Mac Wizard file. It may be the case that the PPZ9 files work properly with updated software that addresses some system bugs.

Do you want to help?

If you have additional information about the PPZ9 file, we will be grateful if you share it with our users. To do this, use the form here and send us your information on PPZ9 file.

Top File Extensions
Show more
File Extension of the day
htm icon


Hypertext Markup Language Format

HTM file contains markup code in Hypertext Markup Language format, and shares many similarities with HTML. This is a standard document file used fo...