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On 02/08/2011 11:11 PM, Mihai Dobrescu wrote:

I have installed OpenOffice about two years ago. I don't remember hoe I set
it to open .pps files as they were .ppt.
How could I get that in my brand new LibreOffice - to open .pps files in
edit mode instead of running the slideshow and without changing the

Mihai Sorin Dobrescu

I think you are mixing apples & oranges. OOo does not open pps files
automatically. To do that you need an extension such as:
Auto Starter for Presentation documents
to do this. Go-oo has done autostarted pps files for quite some time. LO
is based on go-oo builds, so it's quite standard for LO to open pps
files in presentation mode automatically (it was a bug fix if I recall

If you don't wish to rename the file to ppt, then use standard OOo -
your choice. Or file a wishlist bug report asking for a modification.

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