[thelist] PowerPoint slides to images look different among machines

James Denholm-Price j.denholmprice at gmail.com
Thu Jun 24 08:38:27 CDT 2004

On Thu, 24 Jun 2004 06:01:44 -0700, Diane Soini
<dianesoini at earthlink.net> wrote:
> It seems that you get better quality images saving PowerPoint slides as
> images on some machines than on other machines.
> ...
> We can't find a setting that affects this. Gif or jpg or the size of
> the images makes no difference. As far as I know, everybody has XP Pro.
> Is there a secret setting for getting good images from PowerPoint
> slides?

On PPT XP2002 there is a Tools menu in the Save dialog that has a few
relevant settings including Compress Pictures. ... perhaps that's it?!

If not, do they all have the same screen size? Colour depths? What
version of PPT are you using?


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