How to Fix PowerPoint 2016 Not Opening PPTX Files

This page shows you how to repair PPTX file which is not opening with the help of Remo Repair PowerPoint tool in Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 and other PowerPoint application due to any reasons.

Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 not opening PPTX files

The presentations you create in PowerPoint are not at all secure. These presentations are susceptible to corruption due to various factors. Many PowerPoint users have a complaint about the error “PowerPoint can't read PPTX 2016” and don’t have idea about professional software to fix PowerPoint 2016 not opening PPTX files. Facing such troubles would be extremely helpless and frustrating. However, this page is written to introduce these users how to fix when PowerPoint 2016 cannot open PPTX files easily with the effective PowerPoint 2016 file repair software.

Fix Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 not opening PPTX files

It is possible to repair PowerPoint can't read PPTX 2016 error with powerful PowerPoint repair tool by Remo. The software will help you to fix corrupted or damaged PPTX files which is not opening in PowerPoint with few mouse clicks. Without any professional knowledge or technical skills, you can fix inaccessible PPTX files. The user friendly GUI of this utility will help you complete the repair process with utmost ease.

Now you can download Remo Repair PowerPoint program and try to fix PPTX files which is not opening. You can free use the application to repair and preview the inaccessible PPTX files by using demo edition, then purchase it after ensuring that it has successfully fixed all the PowerPoint files that are inaccessible.

Steps to fix Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 not opening PPTX files

Remo Repair PowerPoint software comes handy to repair corrupted or damaged PPTX file which is not opening in PowerPoint 2016 with a self-descriptive user friendly interface. It guides every individual with step-by-step instructions to fix their PowerPoint files on their own.


Step 1: Launch Remo Repair PowerPoint and select PPTX file not opening in PowerPoint 2016 using “Browse” option, then click on “Repair” button.

Browse PPTX file and hit Repair

Step 2: Tool starts fixing the selected PowerPoint file which you can see via a progress bar.

View repair process

Step 3: Once the PPTX file is fixed, click on “Preview File” icon to view the repaired PPTX file.

Preview repaired file

Step 4: Click “Browse” to select the storage path to save your repaired PPTX file and click “Save” button.

Save repaired PPTX file


Why PowerPoint 2016 cannot open PPTX files?

The PowerPoint file pops up error message when you try to access it or texts overlap with objects. Sometimes, the PPTX file that you take a lot of time to create on Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 can get corrupted and refuses to open due to the unexpected accident. Few causes of PPTX corruption are mentioned below:

  • Incomplete or improper installation of Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 sometimes corrupt PowerPoint files including PPTX
  • Abrupt termination of system while transferring PPTX files or when a file is in use can damage it and make it inaccessible
  • Frequently changing the file extension of PPTX file to any other format could corrupt and make it inaccessible
  • Recovering lost or deleted PPTX file using untrustworthy tools also have high chances of corrupting the file

In all such instances, the PPTX file may get corrupted and your PowerPoint 2016 application fails to open it. However, you cannot even avoid those problems because you don't even know when it will happen. Hence fixing the corrupted PPTX file using Remo Repair PowerPoint utility is necessary to make it accessible again.

Important measures to take:

  • Always keep a copy of PPTX files in a separate location / drive to use it at the needy time
  • Follow the right procudure to close PowerPoint application