.POTX File Extension

Files with POTX extension are PowerPoint Open XML Presentation Templates developed by Microsoft. They may be used on Windows and Mac OS platforms. POTX files belong to Data Files category along with 1...

General Information

File Function

Title POTX File Extension
Primary Function PowerPoint Template
Additional Functions Store defaults, Maintain consistency
Features Pre-formatted, Reusable

File Characteristics

Quality High
Supports Layers Yes
Supports Transparency Yes
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Business Presentations Yes
Educational Lectures Yes
Conference Talks Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Macros, Embedded content
Best Practices Template validation, Disable macros

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2007
Latest Version Included in Office 365

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .pptx, .ppt, .ppsx, .pps

Software Compatibility

Software Usage Policy OS Compatibility
Microsoft PowerPoint Paid, Subscription Windows, Mac
LibreOffice Impress Free Windows, Mac, Linux
Google Slides Free Web-based