Microsoft Office Tutorials and References
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Insert a Movie from a File
Open a presentation in PowerPoint.
In Normal view, in the Slides pane, select the slide to
which you want to add a movie.
Click the Insert tab.
In the Media Clips group, click the arrow under Movie
and choose Movie from File, as shown in Figure 12-14.
Navigate to and select your movie file and click Insert.
The first frame of the movie appears on your slide..
In the dialog box that asks whether you want the movie
to play automatically when you display the slide, click
Automatically or When Clicked. If you click When
Clicked, the movie will play when you click the movie
Figure 12-14: Insert a movie clip into your presentation
To preview the movie, double-click the frame on your
PowerPoint accepts the following movie file formats: AVI, DVR-MS,
MP2V, MP3, M3U, MPA, M1V, MPE, MPEG, MPG, .ASF, WP2, WPL.
WM, WMD, WMV, WMX.