What are POT files and how to open them
Are you having problems opening a POT file or just wondering what they contain? We explain what these files are used for and show you software that we know can open or otherwise handle your files.
What is a POT file?
POT files have multiple uses, and PowerPoint Template is one of them. Read more about the other uses further down the page.
PowerPoint Template File
Microsoft PowerPoint's POT files are pre-made templates for designing presentations. These files provide a range of ready-made slide layouts, themes and styles that you can use as the basis for your new presentation.
Utilizing PowerPoint templates makes creating a presentation much easier, as they provide a professional aesthetic consisting of colors and designs that can be tailored to your presentation. Moreover, the time spent creating slides is greatly lessened by predefined layouts that allow for quick customizations.
When you open Microsoft PowerPoint, select "New" under the File menu to access a PowerPoint Template File. You can then choose between new templates that come pre-installed and any custom templates you have downloaded or created.
How to open POT files
We have identified one POT opener that is compatible with this specific type of POT file.
Programs that open PowerPoint Template files
Last updated: February 24, 2023
All known file formats using extension .POT
While PowerPoint Template File is a popular type of POT-file, we know of 2 different uses of the .POT file extension. Different software may use files with the same extension for different types of data.
Fractint Continuous Potential Image
We know that one POT format is Fractint Continuous Potential Image. We have not yet analyzed in detail what these files contain and what they are used for. We're working on it.
While we have not verified the apps ourselves yet, our users have suggested ten different POT openers which you will find listed below.
Various apps that use files with this extension
These apps are known to open certain types of POT files. Remember, different programs may use POT files for different purposes, so you may need to try out a few of them to be able to open your specific file.
|Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer||Discontinued|
|Microsoft Office||User submitted|
|OpenOffice.org Impress||User submitted|
|WPS Office||User submitted|
|StarOffice Impress||User submitted|
|ThinkFree Office||User submitted|
|OpenOffice.org Base||User submitted|
|SoftMaker Presentations||User submitted|
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