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I've downloaded an Arabic file and it's in Microsoft Office PowerPoint. When I try to open it, it says to download a new version of PowerPoint for the file to work.

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I've downloaded an Arabic file and it's in Microsoft Office PowerPoint. When I try to open it, it says to download a new version of PowerPoint for the file to work.

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You need to have Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 or upper in order to open certain file types. For example, PowerPoint 2003 uses PPT as a standard file type while PowerPoint 2007 uses PPTX. This is actually the problem you're experiencing. Install PowerPoint 2007 and it should work.

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