Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 - Adding Videos

This guide will show you how to add videos from Youtube or your computer to your PowerPoint presentations.


Add a Video

  1. Click Insert on the main toolbar.
  2. Choose Video. Two choices will pop-up.
      1. A box will appear with another two options: 
      2. Select from YouTube,  and/or “From a Video Embed Code”.
      3. The first option will bring up thumbnails of videos, click the desired thumbnail to put it into the presentation.
      4. The second option will ask you for an embed code to pasted into the box. Each video site will have this option.
      5. The video will now be embedded into your slide.

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