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2250478 - Unable to Export report to PowerPoint (PPT) when using MS Office 2010 Onwards


When exporting an Ad Hoc report, in PPT format, Microsoft PowerPoint prompts that file is damaged and needs to be repaired however after reparation an additional message shows.

For this example, the following message pops up:

PowerPoint found a problem with content in C:User\.....\reportXYZsdfsdfsdf5346s5d4fs.ppt

PowerPoint can attempt to repair the presentation. If you trust the source of this presentation, click Repair.

After you click Repair, the following message pops up: Sorry, PowerPoint can’t read C:User\.....\reportXYZsdfsdfsdf5346s5d4fs.ppt

Note: the issue occurs on with the MS Office 2010 and 2013 version.



  • SuccessFactors HCM Core
  • Ad Hoc report, Export PPT, PowerPoint
  • Online Report Designer


SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions


Adhoc Export to PPT, Export Table Report to PPT, Cannot export Report to PowerPoint , KBA , LOD-SF-ANA-ADH , Adhoc Reports & Report Builder , Problem

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