.PPSM File Extension

PowerPoint Slide Show with Macros Enabled

General Information

Title PPSM File Extension
Extension .ppsm
Full Form PowerPoint Slide Show with Macros Enabled
File Type Microsoft PowerPoint Slide Show
Developer Microsoft Corporation
MIME Type application/vnd.ms-powerpoint.slideshow.macroEnabled.12

File Function

Primary Function Display presentations
Additional Functions Support macros
Features Slideshow, Macro-enabled

File Characteristics

Quality High resolution
Supports Layers Yes
Supports Transparency Yes
Editable Yes

Use Cases

Business Presentations Yes
Educational Lectures Yes
Conference Talks Yes

Security and Practices

Security Risks Macro viruses
Best Practices Disable macros, Trusted sources

Historical/Version Information

Initial Release 2007
Latest Version PowerPoint for Microsoft 365

Associated Types

Similar Extensions .pptm, .pptx, .pps, .ppsx

Software Compatibility

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