[aprssig] aprssig Digest, Vol 128, Issue 9

Kevin Paetzold kevin.paetzold at gmail.com
Thu Feb 12 14:18:14 CST 2015


Bob:

i figured someone else would respond with what I have below.
do a search for "powerpoint presentation minimizer"

have you tried:
http://lifehacker.com/350774/shrink-powerpointopenoffice-slides-with-sun-presentation-minimizer
or
http://www.labnol.org/software/compress-office-word-documents-with-ppt-minimizer/4466/
or
http://www.winsite.com/Business/Word-Processing/Sun-Presentation-Minimizer/

73,

Kevin (K1KWP)



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> Date: Wed, 11 Feb 2015 20:47:40 +0100
> From: Arno Verhoeven <pe1icq at vrhvn.nl>
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> Subject: Re: [aprssig] Ballooning APRS ppt files?
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> On 11-02-15 01:01, Robert Bruninga wrote:
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> > Does anyone know how to find bloated bytes in my APRS PowerPoint
> > presentation? (its on aprs.org <http://aprs.org>)
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> Have you tried doing a "save as" with a new filename?  I haven't used
> powerpoint in about two years now, but I had the same problem back in
> the years and could usually reduce the filesize by doing a "save as" as
> opposed to simply saving the file after making changes.  I believe
> powerpoint also saves the changed information to the files, causing it
> to bloat.
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> From: n4lbl <alan.schulman at gmail.com>
> To: TAPR APRS Mailing List <aprssig at tapr.org>
> Subject: Re: [aprssig] Ballooning APRS ppt files?
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> I presume that Powerpoint is like Word and Excel and stores many previous
> versions so that you can use the undo button.  I've not done this (or used
> MS Office for many years) but I'd suggest 1) opening the presentation, b)
> set versions to 1 in something like preferences, iii) save, and IV) reset
> versions to whatever you like.  Sounds good anyway!
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> Alan,,,   n4lbl
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> On Tue, Feb 10, 2015 at 5:01 PM, Robert Bruninga <bruninga at usna.edu>
> wrote:
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> > Does anyone know how to find bloated bytes in my APRS PowerPoint
> > presentation? (its on aprs.org)
> >
> >
> >
> > I just gave two recent APRS talks and although I am editing down my
> > long-winded usual APRS Power point, it seems to just keep getting bigger.
> >
> > I have COMPRESSED all the images and it should only be about a 4 Meg
> > presentation.  But over the years it has grown and is up near 11M.
> >
> >
> >
> > Is there a way to see the memory associated with each slide and go attack
> > the problem that way?
> >
> >
> >
> > Again, the content should be small.  But something in all the copying and
> > saving over the many years has accumulated a lot of excess baggage.
> >
> >
> >
> > Respond to Bruninga at usna.edu if you have an idea.
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> >
> >
> > Bob, Wb4aPR
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