Stopping a PPT slideshow in Impress

Richard Shaw hobbes1069 at
Sun Apr 24 18:32:56 UTC 2011

On Sun, Apr 24, 2011 at 11:04 AM, james tate <binarynut at> wrote:
> I have a PowerPoint Slideshow that I want to look at the pictures one at
> a time in Impress, but how do I stop the slide show from starting in
> full screen mode.
> I want to extract a picture from slide show.

Is the file extension PPT or PPS? PPS are supposed to go straight into
presentation mode, PPT is not.

If that's the problem just rename it. Also, I'm not sure what the OO
behavior is, but you could open Impress first then File->Open the
file. Maybe that way it will not go into presentation mode.


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