PowerPoint 2016 for PC – Adding Media


In this PowerPoint 2016 for PC – Adding Media online training series, we will learn how to insert a video and audio file into a slide from a file on your computer and from an online source in PowerPoint® 2016.

Length: 23 min

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PowerPoint 2016 for Windows has all the functionality and features you’re used to with some added enhancements and the best new features from Office 2016.  From how trim a video and audio clip to exploring the audio and video tools’ contextual tabs, this PowerPoint 2016 for PC – Adding Media training series, presented by Kenneth Gammel,  shows you how to get the most out of the media controls in this program.

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A. Getting Started
What you’ll learn in this training

B. Adding Audio
Inserting an audio file as an icon
Using the Record Audio option
Using the media controls
Audio Tools contextual tab
Trimming a video or audio clip
Assigning audio to an object
Adding audio from an online music source

C. Working with Video
Embedding a video into a slide
Inserting a video from a linked file
Using the media controls
Inserting video from a Web site
Introduction to the Contextual Tools tab
Advanced Features of the Contextual Tools tab
Using the Poster Frame tool

D. Animations
Overview of Animations
Using the Animations pane
Making Changes in the Animation pane
Animations for emphasis effects
Change animation effect options
Apply animation to a SmartArt graphic
Change the animation timing
Apply multiple animations to a single object
Reorder animation effects on a slide
Remove an animation effect
Set text animation to appear in reverse order
Add sounds to an animation
View additional animations
Animation painter
Animate parts of a chart

E. Motion Paths
Overview of motion paths
Change motion path properties
Edit a motion path
Draw a custom motion path
Reverse a motion path

F. Transitions & Effects
Apply transition effects to a slide
Apply transition timings to slides
Rehearse and record transition timings

G. Narration
Setting up to record/add a narration
Recording/adding a narration
Turn off presentation slide timings/narrations