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Embed a PowerPoint, specifically to d2l

This document will explain how to embed a powerpoint into d2l so it may be viewed by anyone.

1. Upload your powerpoint file to skydrive

picture of skydrive file page

2. Click on the powerpoint you want to use in skydrive, then click file.

Image of file button

3. It will open this window, choose share, then Embed

picture of file menu in skydrive

4. Copy the Embed Code it provides for you.

picture of embed code screen

Now we need to get this into d2l!


5. Make a new content item, choose new file

picture of adding a content item in d2l

6. Give it a file name, and everything else that is required ( red star )

Then click the Edit HTML source button pictured below

picture of edit content window

7.  Then paste in the embed code from skydrive inbetween the body tags.

Picture of where to place embed code

8. Click update then save and close.

Now when someone clicks that content item it will open up the skydrive page for that powerpoint!

Keywords:Power Point, PowerPoint, ppt, pptx, embed, d2l   Doc ID:30036
Owner:Kevin B.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2013-05-08 10:06 CSTUpdated:2014-06-16 09:23 CST
Sites:UW Green Bay
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