Error Messages

How to Fix PowerPoint Crashing Error When Opening Files on Mac

If you have suddenly started to receive an error every time a presentation file is opened in PowerPoint for Mac, this could be caused by a recent upgrade of your Microsoft PowerPoint version or upgrading your system to El Capitan. Recently, every time we tried to open a presentation .pptx file on our computer, the following error dialog …

Cannot Run Or Debug This Project Because Microsoft Office Is Not Installed

If you are compiling a VSTO add-in in Visual Studio and get the error message “You cannot run or debug this project because the required version of Microsoft Office is not installed.” here is a quick workaround. Go to Project settings (right click over the project in the project task pane and then click Properties). …

We Are Sorry, Something Went Wrong with PowerPoint

We Are Sorry, Something Went Wrong with PowerPoint

Working with Microsoft PowerPoint 2013 and folders in the cloud may cause PowerPoint to show this error message “We’re sorry something went wrong that might make PowerPoint Unstable”. If this error happens, there are a few things you can try. First of all, if it is a Dropbox folder where you have the shared files, …

Power Point has detected that your graphics card may not be configured properly

If you get this message while playing a slideshow in Microsoft PowerPoint: “Power Point has detected that your graphics card may not be configured properly for optimal slide show experience” then here we will try to explain what the issue is. Normally, slideshows in PowerPoint will sue hardware graphics acceleration capabilities that is provided by …