|There are definitely several Google hits if you use the error message you quoted "Powerpoint can't create the storage required for an inserted or linked object". This is one of them:|
Do other PPT files open normally?
Do you know anyone else with Office 2003 to see if it opens on their computer?
What do you mean by "Windows 64", XP, Windows 7, Windows 8 or something else?
Always pop back and let us know the outcome - thanks