How to avoid and resolve PowerPoint presentation corruption Learning has never been so easy! Sign UpFollow the steps below to mitigate and resolve PowerPoint presentation corruption. Create new PowerPoint presentations from a fresh template. When copying text from another presentation, copy as "Text Only" to remove formatting, then paste the text into your new presentation.

Recreate a presentation by copying text as Text Only from the corrupt presentation. You can paste text into Word to remove all formatting and then copy and paste the clean text into a new presentation.

Copy slide objects one by one when re-creating slides from old, or corrupt presentations. You can select slide objects from the Selections Pane on the far right of the Home tab.

Most PowerPoint presentation corruptions are caused by using non-standard templates, and pasting objects, and formatted text from old presentations. 1 CommentCraig Weston Jan 16, 2018 at 12:57pm I also find that putting links to locally saved videos is better than embedding them directly in the PP Read these next.