Why can’t I embed a YouTube video into PowerPoint?
You may need to click the video placeholder to get the preview image to appear the first time. If your video doesn’t embed correctly, read Requirements for using the PowerPoint YouTube feature and ensure that you have the necessary updates installed for your version of PowerPoint.
Why can I not embed a video in PowerPoint?
You will need to optimize the Media Compatibility if your audio and video files are not playing in PowerPoint. To change the settings, open the “File” menu and select “Info.” There you will see the “Optimize for Compatibility” option, which will request you to embed the video file.
How do I embed a YouTube video in PowerPoint 2016?
How to Add a YouTube Video to a Presentation in PowerPoint 2016
- Click Insert.
- Click Video.
- Select Online Video.
- Type your search into the YouTube prompt and click enter.
- Select a video and click Insert.
How do you embed a YouTube video?
Embed a video or playlist
- On a computer, go to the YouTube video or playlist you want to embed.
- Click SHARE .
- From the list of Share options, click Embed.
- From the box that appears, copy the HTML code.
- Paste the code into your website HTML.
How do I permanently insert a video into PowerPoint?
On the Insert tab, click Video, then click Movie from File. In the Choose a Movie dialog box, select the file you want to insert. If you want to embed the video on the slide, simply click Insert.
How do I embed a video in PowerPoint 2021?
From the top toolbar, choose Insert, then Video. You’ll have a few options here – for this method, choose Movie from file. Go through your file and select the video you want to add. For an even quicker import, just locate the file on your computer and drag & drop it onto the correct slide in PowerPoint.