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Where do Word for Mac and Powerpoint for Mac store user templates?

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In the english version of Word and PowerPoint 2011, templates are stored inside your home folder in ~/Library/Application Support/Microsoft/Office/User Templates/My Templates. In other languages, the User Templates/My Templates part is localized (e.g. Benutzervorlagen/Eigene Vorlagen/ in german).

The Library folder is hidden in Lion, but you can go there by holding down Opt/Alt while clicking the Go menu in the Finder, then selecting Library.

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Great edit @patrix. Thanks for the "internationalization". –  jaberg Feb 9 '12 at 19:58
    
THANK YOU! I used the Go to folder command and went straight to the folder. –  user57559 Sep 19 '13 at 22:42
    
If you don't have such folder, here's what I've done. I created that folder manually and dragged a couple of templates I've found online and there they are! When I choose New From Template (PPoint), they showed. Thanks! –  Martin Mar 7 at 1:38

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