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If you open a Microsoft PowerPoint version 4.0 presentation in Microsoft PowerPoint 97 for Windows and then attempt to print the Notes pages, the slide images on the Notes pages may not print. In addition, if you click Black And White on the View menu, the slide images may disappear from the Slide Miniature window.
The slide images on the Notes pages do not contain border formatting.
To work around this behavior, use one of the following methods:
Method 1: Download and Run a Macro to Print the Images on Notes PagesMicrosoft has released a macro that will allow you to print the images on Notes pages in PowerPoint 97.
The following file is available for download from the Microsoft Download Center:
For additional information about how to download Microsoft Support files, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
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To install and use this macro, download this file, save it to a folder (such as the My Documents folder or your PowerPoint folder), and then double-click it to extract the Macro for Q171328.ppt file. Open this file in PowerPoint and follow the instructions on the slide.
NOTE: If you receive a macro warning, click Enable Macros to enable the macro.
Method 2: Add a border to the slide images in PowerPoint 97Open the presentation in PowerPoint 97, add a border to the slide images on the Notes pages. To do this, follow these steps:
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed at the beginning of this article.
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The following is the VBA macro that is included in the file download from the Microsoft Support Web site.