>> POT file

POT file format description

Many people share .pot files without attaching instructions on how to use it. Yet it isn’t evident for everyone which program a .pot file can be edited, converted or printed with. On this page, we try to provide assistance for handling .pot files.

1 filename extension(s) found in our database.

.pot - Microsoft PowerPoint Template

The POT document files are related to Microsoft PowerPoint. POT file is a Microsoft PowerPoint template.

Microsoft PowerPoint
Document files
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Microsoft PowerPoint Template related extensions:
Microsoft Outlook Known Feed List
Microsoft Outlook Template
Microsoft Outlook E-Mail Message
Microsoft Excel Comma-Separated Values Document
Microsoft Power BI Visualisation Data
Microsoft Power BI Report

Naturally, other applications may also use the .pot file extension. Even harmful programs can create .pot files. Be especially cautious with .pot files coming from an unknown source!

Can't open a .pot file?

When you double-click a file to open it, Windows examines the filename extension. If Windows recognizes the filename extension, it opens the file in the program that is associated with that filename extension. When Windows does not recognize a filename extension, you receive the following message:

Windows can't open this file:


To open this file, Windows needs to know what program you want to use to open it. Windows can go online to look it up automatically, or you can manually select one from a list of programs that are installed on your computer.

To avoid this error, you need to set the file association correctly.

The .pot file extension is often given incorrectly!

According to the searches on our site, these misspellings were the most common in the past year:

pkt, ot, pt, opt, lot, pto, ppt, pog, po, oot, por, pof, plt, pit

Is it possible that the filename extension is misspelled?

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Operating systems

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Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7/8, Windows 10, CentOS, Debian GNU/Linux, Ubuntu Linux, FreeBSD, Mac OS X, iOS, Android

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