why can't someone upload a powerpoint file (ppt)?

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    asny10011
    Asked on October 15, 2012 at 11:24 AM

    Someone tried to upload using the link i provided and it gave them this message:

     

    Upload Error: ppt file extension is not allowed. You can only upload pdf, doc, docx, xls, csv, txt, rtf, html, zip, mp3, wma, mpg, flv, avi, jpg, jpeg, png, gif files.

     

     

    Thank you for looking into this :)

     


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    Deygus
    Answered on October 15, 2012 at 11:47 AM

    The File Uploader allows those file extensions listed to be uploaded since those are preprogrammed into by default. If you would like to allow additional file types you will have to click on the field then edit its configurations. After that all you have to do is edit the extensions and list the ones that you would like to add in to allow them to be uploaded. If you don't do this, then they will be disallowed by the uploader.

     

     

    I hope this helps and if you need more help or if the problem continues please let us know.

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    yselboller
    Answered on May 17, 2013 at 08:32 PM

    Hello asny10011,

    In addition to Deygus instruction, you can also allow all types of file to avoid such error.

    To do this, you just need to put "*" on the  "Extensions" field under propeties.

    Feel free to let us know if you hae further questions or inquiry.

    Cheers!

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    tonycurtis35
    Answered on June 12, 2013 at 03:28 PM

    You may upload powerpoint files with the help of powerpoint 2010 repair file

    Item http://www.powerpoint.repairtoolboxx.com contains a set of solutions solving like troubles

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    stevieunions
    Answered on October 13, 2013 at 02:27 PM

    Powerpoint errors can be fixed through recovery ppt

    Item http://www.oemailrecovery.com/powerpoint_recovery.html it must be effective in this situation