The PowerPoint Viewer is a small add-in
program from Microsoft. It allows for a PowerPoint presentation to be played on any computer, even those that do not have PowerPoint installed. It can run as a separate program on your computer and can be added to the list of files when you choose to package your presentation to a CD.
This feature is called Package for CD in PowerPoint 2007 and 2003 and Pack and Go in PowerPoint 2000 and earlier.
Mary was getting her presentation ready to play on another computer. She made sure she added the PowerPoint Viewer when she used the
Pack and Go
feature in PowerPoint.