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Embedding Youtube videos into Powerpoint 2010

How to embed a youtube video in Powerpoint 2010

If you would like to add a Youtube video to your Powerpoint presentation please navigate to the slide that you would like to place the video and follow the instructions below:


1.) Select the "Developer Tab" (yellow square), click the "More Options" button (red square),choose the "Shockwave FlashObject" option, and press "Ok".

Select Shockwave FlashObject

2.) Click and drag to specify the area to insert the video, release the mouse button, "right-click" in the outlined Shockwave FlashObject area, click on "Properties", and paste the URL of the video into the "Movie" field.

Place URL in Movies field

3.) Now remove the "watch?v=" from the URL in the "Movie" field and replace with with "v/".

Edit URL in Movie field

4.) Close the Properties window, Select the "SlideShow Tab", and press "Play from Current Slide".

Final result

Keywords:Powerpoint, Youtube, embed, embedding, video, slideshow   Doc ID:32997
Owner:Patricia T.Group:UW Green Bay
Created:2013-08-26 16:00 CDTUpdated:2018-07-06 15:13 CDT
Sites:UW Green Bay
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