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Consider the following scenario. You open a Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2004 for Mac presentation in PowerPoint 2004. The presentation contains several buttons. The action settings for these buttons are set to open specific slides in the presentation during a slide show. You run the slide show. Then, you click one of these buttons. In this scenario, the slide to which the action settings are set does not open. Instead, the first slide of the presentation is opened.
If you view the action settings for the button, you notice that the Hyperlink to setting under Action on click is set to the first slide of the presentation.
If you reset the Hyperlink to setting to the correct slide and then save and close the presentation, you notice that the Hyperlink to setting was not saved when you reopen the presentation. The Hyperlink to setting is still set to the first slide of the presentation.
Note To view the action settings for a button, right-click the button, and then click Action Settings.
This problem occurs if the following conditions are true:
To resolve this problem, remove the updated version of Office 2004. Then, reinstall the original version of Office 2004. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in Microsoft PowerPoint 2004 for Mac version 11.2.5.
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