PowerPoint 2007: Disable the Splash Screen

Posted March 14, 2007 by Rob Rogers in Microsoft Powerpoint

If you would rather not have to see the PowerPoint splash screen each and every time you run the application, follow these steps to get around it:


1. Right-click on the desktop.

2. Click New and select Shortcut.

3. Click the Browse button and go to the PowerPoint executable (“C:\Program Files\Microsoft Office\Office12\POWERPNT.EXE”).

4. After the full path and the end quotes, add one space and type in /s.

5. Click Next.

6. Type a name for the shortcut.

7. Click Finish.

 

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