Insert YouTube Videos into PowerPoint Presentations

Youtube may have many videos you want, if the Youtube videos you want to put into your PPT presentations, whatbwould you do? We will talk about how to insert YouTube video into your PowerPoint Presentations in this YouTube to PPT guide.

How to add a YouTube video to your PowerPoint Presentation

add youtube to powerpoint1. Get the video from YouTube website
2. Insert the YouTube movie into your PowerPoint

Let’s take PowerPoint 2008 as the example in this YouTube PPT integration post. Go to turn on the Movie toolbar by using the VIEW menu. From the VIEW menu choose the submenu TOOLBARS and then MOVIE. The first button on the toolbar is INSERT MOVIE. Click it. Select the movie in the dialog box, then click the CHOOSE button.

Preview and play the downloaded Youtube Video on your PowerPoint.

YouTube PPT integration key notes

1. If you are using the PowerPoint for windows on a PC, click on the Insert menu and choose Movie to import the downloaded youtube video to play in PowerPoint.

2.As PowerPoint for Windows and Mac support different video formats. You need to choose the suitable video types for your PPT depending on your OS. PowerPoint for Windows PC support many video formats. Contrarily PowerPoint Mac supports mainly AVI, MOV, MP4, MPG. After downloading a YouTube video to your Mac, you may need to convert the Youtube video first. Some YouTube downloaders can download Youtube videos and save them directly as different formats, such as this video tool. It is a nice feature, by downloading and converting YouTube videos it saves a lot of time.

3. You can also make your own YouTube videos by converting your videos or photos into Youtube video or Youtube slideshow videos, see an example here: How to Make a YouTube Slideshow with Music?