How to Embed a Youtube Video in Microsoft Powerpoint

Embed a Youtube Video in Microsoft Powerpoint

  1. On YouTube, find the video that you want to insert.

  2. Below the video frame, click Share, and then click Embed. (If you neglect to click Embed, you’ll end up copying the wrong code.)

    Click Share, and then click Embed

  3. Right-click the iFrame embed code, and click Copy.

    Copy the iFrame embed codeIf the highlighted text that you copy begins with “http”, STOP. It’s the wrong code to copy. Return to step 2 and click Embed:

    To work correctly, the code you use to embed your video must begin with either "iFrame" or "<object".
    If your embed code begins with "http", your video won't be embedded successfully.
  4. In PowerPoint 2010, click the slide that you want to add a video to.
  5. On the Insert tab, click Video > Video from Web Site.
  6. In the Insert Video from Web Site dialog box, paste the embed code, and then click Insert.

    Insert an embed code in the Insert Video from Web Site dialog box.

  7. A video rectangle is placed on your slide, which you can move and resize as you like. To preview your video on your slide, right-click the video rectangle, select Preview, and then click the play button on the video.

    NOTE: If your video doesn’t embed correctly, double-check that you have installed the required Office updates.

  8. Switch to the Playback tab of the ribbon to make choices about how and when the video plays:

    The Playback tab on the PowerPoint ribbon has options for choosing how to play a video.For details on these options, such as starting the video automatically or playing the video full-screen, see Set the ‘Playback’ options for a video in your presentation.

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