Hi, guys and welcome to NerdsHD in today’s article we will be discussing How To Insert YouTube Video Into PowerPoint 2010. There are few times when you want a video to be played in your PowerPoint slides but guess what that video is very long & it takes lot of time to download that video. Other than that downloading video and inserting into PowerPoint can increase your Powerpoint’s size dramatically, so the best way to add video into PowerPoint is via YouTube. Embedding video from YouTube into PowerPoint 2010 is very simple and all it takes are few clicks.
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Without wasting further time lets get started with our tutorial 🙂
How To Insert YouTube Video Into PowerPoint 2010 :
- PowerPoint 2010
- Internet Connection to embed & play YouTube Videos
Step : 1
First of all open YouTube video that you want to Embed into PowerPoint 2010.Then click on share and select embed. Now a code will be shown simply copy that code by pressing “Ctrl + C”.
Step : 2
Optional :- You can also click on “show more” and you can change the size of video, and play with other options according to your need.
After playing with options simply copy the code by pressing “Ctrl + C”.
Step : 3
Now open PowerPoint 2010 then Go-to >> “Insert” >> “Video” from drop down >> “Video From Web Site”
Step : 4
Now a new window will open, simply paste that embed code that you copied from YouTube video here by pressing “Ctrl + V” and press “insert” and now your YouTube Video has been added into PowerPoint.
Now video from YouTube will be embedded in to your PowerPoint 2010 slide, you can resize and edit it according to your taste by using Video tab with in PowerPoint.
Removing Errors “PowerPoint cannot Insert Video :
If you this error ” PowerPoint cannot insert a video from this embed code. Verify that the embed code is correct, and then try again. ”
Simply fix to this error is updating your PowerPoint 2010 to “update 2837579: April 8, 2014″ . So if you see this error simply update your PowerPoint 2010.
You can read more about this error and fix here ” PowerPoint 2010 Cannot Insert Video Fix ”
I hope this help you guys 🙂 if you have any questions simply comment below.
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