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This page discusses the steps to creating a short video using Powerpoint. Note that all members of the Brock community have access to the latest version of Powerpoint, and can install them as needed on a number of devices. Instructions for doing so are available at the [https://brocku.ca/information-technology/office-365/office-365-proplus/#1486579888468-fb986f43-1f905bf3-90ff Brock ITS Office 365 page].
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This page discusses the steps to create a short video using Powerpoint. Note that all members of the Brock community have access to the latest version of Powerpoint, and can install them as needed on a number of devices. Instructions for doing so are available at the [https://brocku.ca/information-technology/office-365/office-365-proplus/#1486579888468-fb986f43-1f905bf3-90ff Brock ITS Office 365 page].
  
==Create your slideshow==
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==In Summary==
Microsoft's information about [https://support.office.com/en-us/article/basic-tasks-for-creating-a-powerpoint-presentation-efbbc1cd-c5f1-4264-b48e-c8a7b0334e36 Basic tasks for creating a PowerPoint presentation] is a useful starting point.
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* Create your presentation
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* With your microphone and optional webcam ready, choose to "Record Slide Show" and create your presentation
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* Save As/Export your video as a movie - this will longer than simply saving the presentation.
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''The guides below suggest you "Publish", stop at this point. Instead, Save As/Export as a video is preferred because the outcome is a video file on your device you can upload.''
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===Record and Save your presentation as a video===
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''Note that it will first be necessary to create slides with Powerpoint''
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The Save As/Export process is different on Mac and PC
  
==Save your presentation as a video==
 
 
[[File:Record slide show.png|frame|center]]
 
[[File:Record slide show.png|frame|center]]
 
*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/record-a-slide-show-with-narration-and-slide-timings-0b9502c6-5f6c-40ae-b1e7-e47d8741161c#OfficeVersion=Office_365 Instructions for PC users]
 
*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/record-a-slide-show-with-narration-and-slide-timings-0b9502c6-5f6c-40ae-b1e7-e47d8741161c#OfficeVersion=Office_365 Instructions for PC users]
 
*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/record-a-slide-show-with-narration-and-slide-timings-0b9502c6-5f6c-40ae-b1e7-e47d8741161c#OfficeVersion=macOS Instructions for Mac users]
 
*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/record-a-slide-show-with-narration-and-slide-timings-0b9502c6-5f6c-40ae-b1e7-e47d8741161c#OfficeVersion=macOS Instructions for Mac users]
''Note that it will first be necessary to create slides with Powerpoint''
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==Save or Export a Powerpoint video to your computer==
 
==Save or Export a Powerpoint video to your computer==
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Videos saved using an MP4 format are preferred.
 
[[File:Save as Mp4.png|frame|center|Save as video on Mac]]
 
[[File:Save as Mp4.png|frame|center|Save as video on Mac]]
 
[[File:Export as Mp4.png|frame|center|Save as video on PC]]
 
[[File:Export as Mp4.png|frame|center|Save as video on PC]]
*Videos saved using an MP4 format are preferred. [https://support.office.com/en-us/article/turn-your-presentation-into-a-video-c140551f-cb37-4818-b5d4-3e30815c3e83 Instructions for PC users]
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*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/turn-your-presentation-into-a-video-c140551f-cb37-4818-b5d4-3e30815c3e83 Instructions for PC users]
 
*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/save-a-presentation-as-a-movie-file-or-mp4-4e1ebcc1-f46b-47b6-922a-bac76c4a5691 Instructions for Mac users]
 
*[https://support.office.com/en-us/article/save-a-presentation-as-a-movie-file-or-mp4-4e1ebcc1-f46b-47b6-922a-bac76c4a5691 Instructions for Mac users]
  

Revision as of 17:40, 24 August 2020

This page discusses the steps to create a short video using Powerpoint. Note that all members of the Brock community have access to the latest version of Powerpoint, and can install them as needed on a number of devices. Instructions for doing so are available at the Brock ITS Office 365 page.

In Summary

  • Create your presentation
  • With your microphone and optional webcam ready, choose to "Record Slide Show" and create your presentation
  • Save As/Export your video as a movie - this will longer than simply saving the presentation.

The guides below suggest you "Publish", stop at this point. Instead, Save As/Export as a video is preferred because the outcome is a video file on your device you can upload.


Record and Save your presentation as a video

Note that it will first be necessary to create slides with Powerpoint

The Save As/Export process is different on Mac and PC

Record slide show.png


Save or Export a Powerpoint video to your computer

Videos saved using an MP4 format are preferred.

Save as video on Mac
Save as video on PC

Submit a video assignment (if applicable)

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Instructions are available within the Submit a Video Assignment page.

More questions about the Assignments tool?


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This page is adapted from an equivalent Sakai Community help article.

The original Sakai Community help article, unedited, is available at https://sakai.screenstepslive.com/s/sakai_help