If you are looking for Impress, you have come to the right place. We explain what Impress is and point you to the official download.

What is Impress?

The OpenOffice Impress is part of the OpenOffice productivity suite, a presentation software similar to Microsoft Office’s PowerPoint, and powered with similar features and capabilities. Like most of the OpenOffice applications, Impress can save its work directly as a PDF file, and also features the ability to import its presentation as a SWF file allowing it to be played on any computer with Adobe Flash Player installed. It uses the .odp file format (Open Document Format Presentation), but it also supports .ppt and .pptx.

Oracle’s is the leading alternative office productivity suite of software, fully open-source and free for any purpose – personal or commercial – and for any type of enterprise, small or large. is fully committed to the open-source standard and stores all your office documents in internationally recognized standard formats, making it easy for related open-source projects to access and write to it, as well as other commercially available and recognized formats, such as those from Microsoft Office. OpenOffice is, along with free online office software on the Internet, is one of the main competitors to the dominance of the Microsoft Office line and, because it is an open-source software, its fixes and updates are fast and targeted for consumers (since they are also made by consumers).

Download Impress from the developer does not provide software hosting. We send you directly to the developer's site, to make sure you download the latest, original version of the program.

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File types supported by Impress

Our users primarily use Impress to open these file types:

Some users also use Impress to open these file types:

About file types supported by Impress aims to be the go-to resource for file type- and related software information. We spend countless hours researching various file formats and software that can open, convert, create or otherwise work with those files.

If you have additional information about which types of files Impress can process, please do get in touch - we would love hearing from you.

Last updated: : March 8, 2012