Youtube files Youtube videos may be inserted in to a PowerPoint slide by: using the URL of the video as a hyperlink Google Doc intro You will need an internet connection to access the video.
Downloading Youtube videos Downloading the video from Youtube Some allow downloading using an application as zamzar.com Not all videos on Youtube allow downloading. NOT all video formats are supported
Supported video formats avi: Supported flv (Flash) : Flash is not natively supported, but can be accomplished with the aid of directions from Macromedia mov (QuickTime) : Supported up to version 3 on Windows Subsequent versions not supported on Windows All versions supported on OS X mpg: MPEG1 is supported MPEG2 is supported on Vista only and may require a 3rd party plugin on XP or OS X rm (RealMedia): Not Supported on OS X or Windows wmv (WindowsMedia): Supported on Windows Supported on OS X with the Flip4Mac codec
Adding a video with a hyperlink From Youtubeyou can the URL of the video under the share link Grab the URL and insert it has a hyperlink into your slide. It is best to type some words rather than using the URL. Highlight the words, then using the Insert Menu then click on the Hyperlink icon. This allows for the pasting of the URL of the video. Did you Know? (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cL9Wu2kWwSY) (the movie only plays when the PowerPoint is in the presentation mode)
Inserting a downloaded video Using the Insert Menu find the Movie Icon. Select the movie file from your hard drive.
Embedding Youtube Video Internet connection needed