An Advanced Report exported as a PPTX format causes editing issues in IE11

Document ID : KB000093283
Last Modified Date : 10/05/2018
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Issue:
When an advanced report is exported as '.PPTX' format in IE11, and you try to edit the PPT report you get the following messages.

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Then...

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Therefore, you are unable to edit this exported report.
Environment:
CA PPM 15.1.0.149.0.6 (Service Pack 6 applied)
Browser Internet Explorer 11.1029.15063.0 (Portuguese BR and English version were tested)
Cause:
This behavior only occurs on the scenario below:
1- Internet Explorer browser
2- From the choices presented, the 'Open' should be selected;

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For that reason the source of this behavior is mixed, between IE security properties adjusted by the environment and the configuration inside the Power Point.
Resolution:
To solve the presented behavior, you could check the IE security properties (allowing downloads files) and from Power Point, disable the option 'Enable Protected View for files originating from Internet'.

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Additional Information:
Any other ways to edit the exported advanced report as PPTX format, will avoid the issue: Use other browsers, executing download the report before editing it.