Insert or link to a video that is stored on my PC

In PowerPoint 2010 and later, you can insert or link to a video in your presentation.

Insert a video stored on my PC

  1. In Normal view, click the slide that you want the video to be in.
  2. On the Insert tab, click the arrow under Video, and then click Video on My PC.
  3. In the Insert Video box, click the video that you want, click the down arrow next to the Insert button, and then click Insert.

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Link to a video stored on my PC

 Tip    To prevent broken links, it is a good idea to copy the videos into the same folder as your presentation first, and link to them there.

  1. In Normal view, click the slide where you want the link to the video to be in.
  2. On the Insert tab, click the arrow under Video, and then click Video on my PC.
  3. In the Insert Video box, click the file that you want to link to, click the down arrow next to the Insert button, and then click Link to File.

Link to a video on my PC

 
 
Applies to:
PowerPoint 2013