How to Convert a MHT Extension to PowerPoint

by Tammy Clevenger

A file extension of MHT indicates that the file is a Microsoft archived web page file. MHT is an acronym for Multipurpose Internet Mail Extension HTML. MHT files can be created in web authoring tools, or in Microsoft Word by saving a document as an MHT web page. To change the MHT file extension to a PowerPoint Presentation (PPT) file type, you'll need to convert the MHT file using the PowerPoint application and save it with the PPT file extension.

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Click the Windows “Start” button, and then click “All Programs.”

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Click the "Microsoft Office" folder to expand it.

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Click the "Microsoft PowerPoint" link to open the PowerPoint application.

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Click the "Microsoft Office" button located at the top left of the PowerPoint navigation ribbon.

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Select “Open” from the context menu.

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Navigate to the MHT file you want to import.

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Click the file to open it in PowerPoint.

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Click the "Microsoft Office" button, and then select the “Save As…” option.

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Select the “Microsoft PowerPoint (.ppt)” option from the drop-down menu.

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Type a name for the presentation in the text input box.

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Click the “Save” button. The MHT file extension has been converted into the PowerPoint file type.

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About the Author

Tammy Clevenger works in the I.T. industry while maintaining creative outlets through film making, writing and audio production. She is a published academic author and is an accomplished and certified Project Management Professional.