Excel file name affects linking to PowerPoint; Issue #456 January 21 2020

In this newsletter I shared how one single character in an Excel file name caused linked cells and graphs in PowerPoint to fail.

This is an article that I originally posted in my CreateExcelCharts sub-site here.

By Dave Paradi

Dave Paradi has over twenty years of experience delivering customized training workshops to help business professionals improve their presentations. He has written nine books and over 100 articles on the topic of effective presentations and his ideas have appeared in publications around the world. His focus is on helping corporate professionals visually communicate the messages in their data so they don't overwhelm and confuse executives. Dave is one of less than ten people in North America recognized by Microsoft with the Most Valuable Professional Award for his contributions to the Excel and PowerPoint communities. He regularly presents highly rated sessions at national and regional conferences of financial professionals.