Google & SMART Tip of the Week

February 7, 2013

Google Tip - How to insert a video into your presentations.

If you’ve ever gone through the complicated steps to embed a YouTube video in a PowerPoint presentation, you’ll love the ease of embedding video in a Google Presentation.

  1. On the selected presentation slide, click Insert and choose Video.
    1. Use the YouTube search box to search for a video, or paste the URL of your pre-selected YouTube video in the search box.
    1. Click to highlight the chosen video, and then click the blue Select button.
      1. This will embed the video on your slide.
  2. Use the crosshairs to move the video to the desired location, and fit it to the correct size on the slide.
  3. The movie is viewable in Presentation mode.

Have you ever browsed YouTube EDU? Take a look!

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