Presentation Translator - What do I do if the download fails?

If you are having trouble downloading Presentation Translator from the Microsoft Garage Site, try the following steps -

  1. First, verify that you are running a compatible Windows Operating System and version of Microsoft office. You can find the list of system requirements here.
    Please note this add-in will not work on Office for Mac, Android, iOS or web.

  2. Second, determine which version of Microsoft PowerPoint you have installed:
    • Open PowerPoint
    • Select "Blank presentation"
    • Click on "File" in Ribbon menu
    • Click on "Account"
    • Click on "About PowerPoint"
    • A dialog box will appear. The first line of text will indicate whether you have a 32 bit or 64 bit version of Powerpoint.
    • Make note of the version, and select the proper installer (see below)

  3. Lastly, make sure that you have the prerequisites installed:
Now you may choose the right installer for you:
  • 32 bit
  • 64 bit Do NOT choose this option based on what Operating System version you have installed. Use an Installer based on your Office version.

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