Create a video using Powerpoint
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.
- 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
Save or Export a Powerpoint video to your computer
Videos saved using an MP4 format are preferred.
Submit a video assignment (if applicable)
Instructions are available within the Submit a Video Assignment page.