PowerPoint 2016 for Mac intermittently crashes when editing Japanese characters

Last Updated: November 16, 2017


Some Japanese users have reported issues with PowerPoint 2016 for Mac when editing characters. This issue is specific to the Japanese languages.


This issue has been fixed in the latest version of PowerPoint for Mac. To get the latest update, open PowerPoint for Mac, go to the Help > Check for Updates menu and follow the instructions in the Microsoft AutoUpdate app. For more information on how to install updates, go to Check for Office for Mac updates automatically.

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