August 1st, 2013 by Smile Harney
Though we can insert YouTube URL in PowerPoint for playing YouTube videos in PPT, this method has some limitations like there must be an Internet connection in playing the embedded YouTube video in PowerPoint, and sometimes we even encounter 'PowerPoint Cannot Insert a Video from this Embed Code' YouTube error.
In order to avoid these limitations, a recommended solution is to embed downloaded YouTube video in PowerPoint. This following article just aims to introduce a professional YouTube to PowerPoint Converter and a step by step guide on how to download and convert YouTube to PowerPoint supported format to successfully embed YouTube in PowerPoint for easy playback.
iDealshare VideoGo, the professional YouTube to PowerPoint Converter, can easily convert all kinds of downloaded YouTube videos whatever it is in FLV, MP4 or WebM format to PowerPoint supported video format like AVI, WMV, ASF, MPG and etc. It also support convert YouTube to PowerPoint supported audio format like AIFF, MP3, WMA, WAV, AU.
Besides converting YouTube to PowerPoint format, iDealshare VideoGo also helps to convert other video formats like MKV, 3GP, WTV, MOV, M4V, F4V, MXF, Apple ProRes, RMVB, DV, VOB, MTS, AVCHD, OGV and etc to PowerPoint compatible format.
This powerful YouTube to PowerPoint Converter also features all-in-one downloading as well as converting YouTube to PowerPoint format. Aside from download YouTube to PowerPoint, it also supports downloading video to PowerPoint from other websites like Facebook, Google Videos, Metacafe, eHow, Vimeo, MTV, BBC, Dailymotion, etc.
The following is a detailed instruction on how to convert downloaded YouTube to PowerPoint or how to directly download as well as convert YouTube to PowerPoint.
Situation 1: If you already have downloaded videos from YouTube and want to convert it to PowerPoint format: Simply drag and drop the downloaded YouTube video to the main window of this YouTube to PowerPoint Converter. Or click "Add File" button to locate and load the downloaded YouTube videos.
Situation 2: If you want download as well as convert YouTube to PowerPoint: Click the "Add File" drop-down button, a drop down menu will pop up; then select "Add YouTube Video..." to paste the URL for the YouTube video and then click "OK" button, iDealshare VideoGo will start to download YouTube video and the downloaded video will automatically appear in the main window of this YouTube to PowerPoint Converter.
Click the "Profile" drop-down button to select PowerPoint supported video format like WMV, AVI from the "General Video" category.
Click the "Convert" button to start and finish converting YouTube to PowerPoint more supported format.
Before starting to embed YouTube in PowerPoint, first create a folder and put your PowerPoint Presentation into it. Then copy the converted YouTube video into the same folder as your PowerPoint presentation.
Then open PowerPoint, click the "Insert" tab at the top left of the menu bar. Then click the "Video" drop down arrow and choose "Video from File..." to locate and insert the converted YouTube videos.
Finally, a black box will appear on your slide. You can drag the corners of this box to enlarge it. And you can test your video by going to Slide Show Mode.
Symptoms in embed YouTube in PowerPoint:
Reason for the error:
Resolution for PowerPoint Cannot Insert a YouTube Video: