Knowledge base KB0200

PowerPoint 2010 is slow with Sharepoint libraries using Microsoft Rights Management services (RMS)

Problem

PowerPoint 2010 is slow when a PowerPoint file was saved in a Microsoft Sharepoint library and is protected by Microsoft Rights Management services.

Solution

According to Microsoft the problem was fixed in Office 2013. If your company has a Microsoft Office support contract and you want to contact Microsoft with further inquires about the issue, you may refer to case number REG:115032712571520. Should you still experience poor performance with PowerPoint 2013 when editing RMS-protected files with think-cell installed, please contact our support team.