The ppam file extension is related to the Microsoft PowerPoint and used for its macro-enabled Open XML add-in files.

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PPAM file extension - Microsoft PowerPoint macro-enabled Open XML add-in

What is ppam file? How to open ppam files?

The ppam file extension is associated with Microsoft PowerPoint, a worldwide most popular powerful tool you can use to create and edit dynamic and great-looking presentations.

The *.ppam files are used for PowerPoint's macro-enabled Add-ins. Structurally they are exactly identical to the *.ppa files except for the enabled macros.

PowerPoint 2000/2002 support additional add-in types which have extension dll or exe.

A special type of an add-in are the Wizard add-ins which have the pwz file extension. Structurally they are exactly identical to the .ppa file except for the fact that the extensions are different.

There are two types; the standard add-in which can be compiled within PowerPoint having the extension ppa/pwz and COM Add-ins which are supported PowerPoint 2000 onwards and require either the Microsoft Office Developer or development products from the Visual Studio Suite of applications to create them.

MIME types:
application/vnd.ms-powerpoint
application/vnd.ms-powerpoint.addin.macroEnabled.12

 

The default software associated to ppam file type:

Microsoft PowerPoint icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft PowerPoint  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft PowerPoint is popular presentation tool used to create rich presentation documents. PowerPoint is a part of the Microsoft Office suite.

Microsoft PowerPoint gives you more ways to create and share dynamic presentations with your audience than ever before.

Exciting audio and visual capabilities help you tell a crisp, cinematic story that’s as easy to create as it is powerful to watch. In addition, PowerPoint enables you to work simultaneously with other people or post your presentation online and access it from virtually anywhere using the Web or your smartphone.

PowerPoint most used file extensions: PPSX, PPS, PPT, PPTX

Microsoft Office icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Office  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Office is popular productivity suite for Microsoft Windows. Microsoft Office contains a set of applications and services used to work with documents (Microsoft Word), spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel), presentations (Microsoft Powerpoint), databases (Microsoft Access) etc..

Microsoft Office can be also used to manage e-mail accounts, tasks, calendars and contacts (Microsoft Outlook). Microsoft Office for Windows is distributed in four editions for Home, Academic and corporate sector.

Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac is used to create rich and professional presentation documents. It is a part of Microsoft Office suite for Mac.

PowerPoint gives you several ways to start your next presentation using a template, a theme, a recent presentation, a not-so-recent presentation, or a blank one.

PowerPoint now supports more multimedia formats, such as .mp4 and .mov with H.264 video and Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) audio, and more high-definition content.

PowerPoint most used file extensions: PPSX, PPS, PPT, PPTX

Microsoft Office for Mac icon

Microsoft Corporation logo Microsoft Office for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
  Microsoft Corporation

Microsoft Office for Mac is popular office suite that contains a set of applications and services used to work with documents (Microsoft Word), spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel), presentations (Microsoft Powerpoint) and manage e-mail accounts, tasks, calendars and contacts (Microsoft Outlook).

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XML file name extensions in Office 2010

Help how to open PPAM files:

Use Microsoft PowerPoint to open *.ppam files

How to convert file with extension PPAM:

As far as we know, this .ppam file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of software applications associated to the .ppam file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, Mac OS X etc.) and possible program actions
that can be done with the file
: like open ppam file, edit ppam file, convert ppam file, view ppam file, play ppam file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in File-Extensions.org's database).

Hint:
Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting of the ppam files.

  • Open ppam file
  • View ppam file
  • Create ppam file
  • Import ppam file
  • Others ppam file

Software that open ppam file - Microsoft PowerPoint macro-enabled Open XML add-in

Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open ppam file action.

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with ppam file by default:
Microsoft PowerPoint small icon Microsoft PowerPoint
Other suggested software:
Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer small icon Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer

Apple macOS / Mac OS X:

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