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I used Wordconv.exe to convert some .doc to .docx files, and I need to do the same to convert .ppt to .pptx files.

I have a many I would like to convert using the command line, so using Power Point program to do them one at a time is too slow.

I need ppcnvcom.exe to do this, which I believe should be in my OFFICE12 folder, but it is not. I have searched on the internet and have found 50,000 websites wanting me to download their "registry fixes", etc, but nowhere where I can download the original ppcnvcom.exe file.

Anyone know where I can get it? I have licences for Office 2003 and 2007, but only 2007 is installed on my dev machine.

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You can't open Power Point, then file > open the ppt file, then "save as" pptx? –  Moab Apr 8 '11 at 2:15
    
It depends how many files need converting I guess. :) 'ppcnvcom' allows you to do it on the command line so it's quick for batch conversions. –  8088 Apr 8 '11 at 6:52
    
@Moab Yeah, except that I only need to do it to about 20,000 files ;) –  Ozzah Aug 22 '11 at 3:52
    
Thanks, but I had found a solution to his project a few months ago :) –  Ozzah Aug 22 '11 at 6:20
    
D'oh, scroll down..... –  Moab Aug 22 '11 at 16:01

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You can find ppcnvcom.exe in the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

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