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How to Embed Live Websites into Your PowerPoint Slideshow

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Do you get tired of having to switch back and forth between websites and your PowerPoint slideshow during a lecture? Do you wish it were possible to add that website right to your slideshow?

Well, it turns out you can!

For newer versions of PowerPoint (2013, 2016, Mac), you can download the Web Viewer add-in and place web pages right into a slide within your slideshow.

Note : this add-in only works with secure websites (those beginning with HTTPS) for security reasons.

To install the Web Viewer Add-In

  • Open PowerPoint.
  • Click the Insert tab.
  • In the Add-ins section, click My Add-ins.
  • In the Office Add-ins window, click Store.
  • In the Search box, type Web Viewer.

This will add the Web Viewer add-in to your PowerPoint allowing you to insert web pages into any slide within your slideshows.

To Embed a Web Page into a Slide

  • Click New Slide.
  • Select Web Viewer.
  • Click Insert.
  • Type or paste (CTRL+V) the URL of the website/page you wish to embed.
  • Be sure to delete https://  from the URL since it’s already added by default.
  • Click Preview to view the page.
  • Adjust the size to your liking.

But what if the website you want to add isn’t “secure” (doesn’t include the “s” after “http”)?

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Sometimes, Web Viewer doesn’t do exactly what you want since it only works for secure web content. When you need to add a public web page, you can use another add-in called LiveSlides.

LiveSlides works the same way Web Viewer does but offers a little more flexibility.

To learn more about LiveSlides and see how to install and start using it, click here .

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How to Embed a Live Website in PowerPoint

Wondering if it is possible to directly embed a website in PowerPoint? Well you’re in luck! Using a free PowerPoint add-in, you can add an internet browser to your PowerPoint. That’s right, a full functioning Google browser added to the bottom toolbar of your PowerPoint slide show that you can open anytime to surf the web. You can browse search results, open multiple windows, bookmark pages ahead of time, and pin sites to your home page!

No more pasting links and leaving PowerPoint for a separate internet window. Let’s take a look at how you can embed a live internet browser right into PowerPoint.

1. Download PowerPoint add-in, ClassPoint

To embed a website into Microsoft PowerPoint, you need to use a free add-in, ClassPoint . PowerPoint doesn’t offer an embedded website or web viewer, but this is where add-ins come in and why they are so great!

So the first step, is to simply download ClassPoint for free. Once you do that, you will gain a toolbar full of presentation tools that enhance audience engagement & your presentation delivery including the Embedded Browser .

2. Open Embedded Browser from the Toolbar in Slide show

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To access the embedded internet browser, enter presentation mode. Running across the bottom of your slides, you will find the ClassPoint toolbar. Find the Embedded Browser icon and click it to open Google! Now you can search, scroll, add tabs, and navigate the web just as you would on any internet browser!

3. Bookmark and Pin your favorite sites

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Just like your default internet browser, you can bookmark your favorite websites and pin them to the home search page for quick access!

If you are prepping for a presentation or lesson and plan on visiting a website during your presentation, go into slideshow mode, paste in your link into Google, bookmark it, and then pin it. Now your site will be ready to go in just a click when you open the Embedded Browser later!

4. Insert the webpage and annotate on it

If you find an image, graph, map, etc. on a webpage that you would like to elaborate on, you can actually insert as a slide image into your PowerPoint, and annotate on it!

Next to the address bar on the top right of the internet browser, you can click insert as slide, the page you are on will be added as a slide in your presentation. Then Annotate on it with ClassPoint’s inking tools! And if you want to go back the browser, just click on the browser icon again, and your page will be there right where you left off.

If you’d like to learn more about ClassPoint’s Embedded Browser, check out this tutorial video ▶️

And, to learn more about the other presentation tools that come with ClassPoint, you can find them here. ⬇️

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Examples of How Embedded Browser can be used During Presentations for Teachers

Teachers use the internet and educational websites in various ways during their lessons to enhance the learning experience for their students. Some common ways that teachers use the internet to present information during their lessons include:

1. Interactive simulations:

Some educational websites provide interactive simulations that allow students to explore and manipulate concepts in a hands-on way.

Example : A science teacher might use an interactive simulation from PhET Interactive Simulations to demonstrate how the properties of gases change as temperature and pressure are altered.

2. Infographics and data visualizations:

Many educational websites provide infographics and data visualizations to help students to better understand complex concepts or to see patterns in data.

Example : A history teacher might use an infographic from the National Archives to illustrate the causes and effects of a particular historical event.

3. Virtual field trips:

Websites such as Google Earth and Discovery Education provide virtual field trip experiences that allow students to explore and learn about different parts of the world without leaving the classroom.

Example : A social studies teacher might take their students on a virtual tour of historic sites or famous landmarks using Google Earth.

Educational websites such as YouTube and Khan Academy provide teachers with access to a wealth of instructional videos that they can use to introduce new concepts, reinforce ideas, or provide additional examples.

Example : A math teacher might use a video from Khan Academy to explain how to solve a particular type of equation.

5. Research:

Teachers can use the internet to find additional information, answers, or references about a topic they are teaching. If a debate needs settling, or a question is posed the internet, just like in daily life, is a great resource for lesson support.

Example : A debate arises or a question is posed during class that needs settling. The teacher can quickly open Google to search the class’s question.

6. Games and Interactive activities:

The internet provides various interactive activities such as quizzes & games that teachers can use to engage their students and make learning fun. Educational websites such as EdPuzzle or PBS Learning Media provide games and interactive activities that help students to practice and reinforce concepts they are learning in class.

Example : An English teacher might use a game from Funbrain to help students practice identifying different parts of speech.

With ClassPoint’s Embedded Browser, you can search and use the internet without leaving your presentation and breaking your flow! This convenient presentation tool can also impresses your audience. And for teachers, incorporating the types of resources above, can help make their lesson more engaging and interactive for your students!

And, if you haven’t heard of ClassPoint yet, check it out! It’s an audience engagement tool designed to improve the experience of teaching and the productivity of presenting with PowerPoint! In addition the the embedded browser, ClassPoint adds an array of tools including a random name picker , timer , and interactive audience response questions that turn your audience members into participants. ✨

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How to Embed a Web Page in a PowerPoint Presentation

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Imagine you’re in the middle of your webinar or your presentation at a live event. You’ve intrigued your audience with some details, have their undivided attention, your story is about to reach its climax – a demo of your product, a proof of your concept, or any other valuable knowledge – and you click on the link to go to the website and… here comes an awkward moment: you switch off show mode, change from the Microsoft PowerPoint window to Chrome, then turn on slideshow mode again. When you look back at the audience, they’ve already lost interest.

To avoid such situations, you might want to embed a web page in your presentation. The iframe tag will help you display an HTML document in your slides.

What Is an iframe?

An iframe (inline frame) is an HTML element that loads another HTML page within the document. In other words, it puts another web page within the parent page. It is commonly used for embedded videos, advertisements, and interactive content, and can be a great enhancement for your presentation. 

Four Simple Steps to Insert a Web Page

Questions about iframe and HTML can intimidate some people, but, frankly, there’s nothing to worry about. You don’t need to make any operations with an embed code or do any other tech things.

With the right PowerPoint add-in, you’ll manage to add an object in a couple of minutes. You’re just required to take 4 easy steps. Let us guide you through them.

  • Copy the URL (web address) of the web page you want to insert. If you don’t need the entire page, you can copy the URL of a specific element of the page.
  • Download the free trial of Spring Converter Pro . With this tool, you’ll be able to embed not only live navigable web pages, but also media: audio, YouTube videos, and a lot of other content objects from external resources – and preserve the original quality.
  • Open PowerPoint. Find the iSpring Converter Pro 11  tab and click on it. Then choose the Web Object button on the toolbar.

web object

Paste the copied URL in the open window. Now, check to see if the address that you entered is correct by clicking on the Preview button.

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By the way, you can show web pages even when an internet connection is not available. To do this, you need to download the desired web object to your computer, and then add the file by choosing Local path instead of Web address .

Local path

Note: if you want to put additional web pages on your PowerPoint slide, or if you want to combine the webpage with other content objects, you should choose the Custom size option.

Custom size

  • Now that you’ve embedded web objects in your slides, let’s play them back. In order to do this, you’ll need to convert your presentation to HTML5. iSpring Converter Pro will do this work for you.

Publish presentation

  • Choose HTML5 format in the Output Options menu.
  • Wait for the publishing process to complete and you’ll see a report window. Click on the View course button to learn if it looks the way you want it to.

View course

Congrats! You’ve successfully embedded a web page in your PowerPoint presentation. Moreover, you can now share your presentation online easily. Viewers can open it right in a web browser on their computers, tablets, and smartphones without any special tools, even if PowerPoint isn’t installed on their device. 

By moving presentations online, you can also be sure that your content is protected from being copied or modified. iSpring Cam Pro provides an entire range of security settings, including watermark protection, password protection, and domain restriction.

Also read : →  How To Record PowerPoint Slides with Audio

Why Not a Screenshot?

We’ve already described an awkward real-life situation that you might find yourself in when using links in your presentation, but what about screenshots of websites? Sure, you can just make one and insert it into your presentation as an image with text and other elements displayed on the webpage. But this “technology” has some limitations.

  • S creenshots are static. If your website has animations that make the user experience cool and engaging, you’re going to lose all these in your presentation.
  • Screenshots are outdated. Depending on the website’s specifics, once you’ve made a screenshot, it may already be out of date and provide irrelevant information. Take the stock market as an example. Even a few minutes can make a huge difference. And what if you show your presentation to the public a few days, weeks, or even months after you’ve created it? Exactly.
  • Images are not interactive. If you need to show your audience how they can interact with your website, such as how and where they can find the data they’re interested in, a screenshot will be of no use.

So, yes, you can use screenshots of websites, but they will not help you enhance your presentation, and they might even become a burden if you show your presentation regularly and thus have to constantly update screenshots in order to stay up to date.

Embedding a web page in a presentation is fairly simple if you have the right app. iSpring Converter Pro is a perfect solution that helps its users enrich their presentations and keep them relevant and interactive. In this way, you can save time and effort that is otherwise spent with regular manual updating. You won’t have to disrupt the flow of your presentation in order to change from the PowerPoint tab to Google Chrome. You only need to follow our guide, and you’ll get a constantly up-to-date presentation that you can convert to online formats that display perfectly on any device. Start with the  iSpring Converter Pro free trial and see how handy and engaging it is to have live web pages in your presentations.

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How To Add Live Web Pages To A PowerPoint Slide

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Adding live web pages to PowerPoint slides can be a great way to enhance presentations. Whether you want to showcase a website, display frequently updated data, or simply avoid switching between browser windows, embedding web content directly into your slides has many benefits.

In this article, we’ll walk through the step-by-step process for adding live web pages to PowerPoint, covering everything you need to know.

Benefits of Adding Live Websites to PowerPoint

Here are some of the key reasons why you may want to embed live web pages in your PowerPoint presentations:

  • Demonstrate websites and web-based tools: Easily showcase websites, web apps, interactive maps and more without toggling browser windows.
  • Display dynamic, updating content: Insert data visualizations, stock tickers, social media feeds and other frequently refreshed content.
  • Simplify presentation delivery: Keep your audience focused on your slideshow instead of minimizing and reopening browser tabs.
  • Annotate web content: Use PowerPoint tools to highlight, draw and add notes to web content.
  • Works offline: Web content gets cached for offline access after initial load.

Step 1: Install a PowerPoint Add-in

PowerPoint doesn’t have native support for embedding live websites, so the first step is to install an add-in that enables this functionality. Here are some top options:

ClassPoint : Free add-in with a full-featured web browser plus annotation tools.

LiveWeb : Basic web embedding from Microsoft Office Store.

Web Viewer : Another free Microsoft add-in, but only works with HTTPS sites.

Once installed, the add-in will appear under the Insert tab for easy access while authoring slides.

Step 2: Add a Web Object to Your Slide

With the PowerPoint add-in enabled, you can now insert web pages directly into slides:

  • Navigate to the slide where you want to embed web content.
  • On the Insert tab, click the add-in’s icon (it may say Web Object , Browser etc. depending on the add-in).
  • In the dialog box, paste the full URL of the web page you want to display.
  • Resize and position the web object as needed on your slide.

Repeat this process to add multiple web pages across different slides.

Step 3: Link Websites to Allow Clicking

For the full interactive experience, make sure to also insert hyperlinks on the web objects:

  • Right-click on the embedded web page and select Hyperlink .
  • Choose Place in This Document and pick the same web page from the list.

Now when presenting your slides and clicking these web objects, the sites will open live within the slideshow!

Step 4: Set Web Objects to Refresh Automatically

Some add-ins give you the option to enable auto-refreshing for web objects so content stays up-to-date:

  • Right-click the embedded web page.
  • Check the box for Auto-Refresh .
  • Choose a refresh rate from the dropdown menu (e.g. every 60 seconds).

With auto-refresh enabled, things like live dashboards, social media feeds and stock tickers will update automatically!

Step 5: Practice and Present Your Slideshow!

The final step is practicing your presentation in Slideshow view to ensure the embedded web content appears and functions as expected:

  • Do hyperlinks open sites within the slideshow?
  • Does auto-refresh work properly for dynamic sites?
  • Is content sized appropriately and easy to view?

Make any final tweaks needed for optimization. When ready, present confidently knowing your embedded web pages will function smoothly!

Adding live websites and web apps directly into PowerPoint is simple with just a small add-in installation. With dynamic content seamlessly embedded into your presentation, both you and your audience can stay focused without distracting tab switching.

Give your next PowerPoint presentation an interactive edge by following the steps above to import functional, updating web pages. Your audience is sure to be impressed!

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How To Add Live Web Pages To A PowerPoint Slide

The new web is constantly changing with updated information every few minutes. Take Twitter streams for instance; if you are a busy Tweeter, then there's something new with each blink of the eye. Now, how do you capture such evolving web pages on a PowerPoint slide?

Linking to a web page via a URL is a simple but so old world. Instead you want a PowerPoint solution that lets you stay within the presentation and showcase a web page in its full browsing glory.

That's where LiveWeb , a little free PowerPoint add-in comes into the picture. LiveWeb will add live web pages to a Powerpoint slide and refreshes the web pages in real-time during a slide show. You don't have to go outside your presentation to show your audience a web page.

It is just like using your presentation as a browser. It goes without saying that you need a live internet connection for the live experience (and a good stable one).

A Small Download & A Simple Installation

LiveWeb supports all PowerPoint versions starting from PowerPoint 97 to the latest 2010. Downloading and installing the LiveWeb add-in is a quick affair. The add-in is just 51KB in size.

In PowerPoint 2003, installation of the LiveWeb add-in is from the Tools - Add-ins menu.

In PowerPoint 2007, you have to follow the path: Office Button - PowerPoint Options - Add-Ins - Manage (PowerPoint Add-ins) and click on Go to bring up the box that installs add-ins.

A macro security warning pops up. Enabling macros allows the installation to go through.

Inserting A Web Page On A Slide

Inserting a "˜Live' web page on one of your slides is a simple 3 step process with the LiveWeb add-in.

  • From the Insert menu on the Ribbon , click on Web Page in the LiveWeb group.
  • The LiveWeb wizard opens up. Enter the URL of the web page that you want to display.
  • In the next page, you have the option of enabling a refresh of the web page. A second option enables the placement of a temporary PowerPoint autoshape over the slide to eliminate the whiteouts between page refreshes.
  • The last step allows you to set some size and position parameters for displaying the web page on your slide optimally.
  • Clicking on OK closes the wizard and now your slideshow is ready to display the web pages that will be refreshed in real-time.

Your slideshow now resembles a full screen browser without toolbar controls. In fact to use the commands for browsing, you have to right click on the browser object.

You can change the properties of the web page slide anytime from the Edit Page Property button on the LiveWeb menu. The size of the inserted web page can be changed by dragging the corner handles of the browser object. You can use the remaining area of the slide for inserting any other PowerPoint element.

Some Uses Of Using A Web Page Within A Slideshow

I went searching for this app when I had to prepare a slideshow on environmental pollution. Instead of showing static images, I decided to use the topical example of the BP oil spill. Integrating a few web pages from BP's own site and others like Reuters and National Geographic helped me show how the popular media is discussing the issue. Extending it to catch real time Twitter net chatter also helped to make the presentation more interactive.

When a slide serves like a web page, many uses can be found for it; from education to displaying information. How will you stretch the utility of the LiveWeb PowerPoint add-in?

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Embedding an HTML file in PowerPoint can enable directly opening the file during a PowerPoint presentation. While PowerPoint is not a web browser with limitations regarding such files, you can embed HTML in PowerPoint.

How to Embed HTML into PowerPoint

To add embed code in PowerPoint, you can simply add it to a textbox. You might also want to see which PowerPoint templates or Google Slides templates to use with PowerPoint to make your code prominently visible. However, to embed an HTML file, it needs to be added as an object. 

HTML files can be embedded as objects in PowerPoint via Insert -> Text -> Object .

Insert an object in PowerPoint

From the dialog box, select a file and browse to select the HTML file. You can choose to display the file as an icon by checking the Display as Icon option. Check the Link option if you want the linked file to be updated with the latest version. This will help ensure that changes made to the HTML file are reflected when you open it.

Embed HTML in PowerPoint as a link

How to Open Embedded HTML File in Normal Mode

The HTML file added to PowerPoint can be opened by clicking Normal mode.

Open embedded HTML file in normal mode (On Click)

How to Open Embedded HTML File in Slide Show Mode

Once the HTML object is added, you will require hyperlinking it to ensure it opens in Slide Show mode. Select the HTML object embedded in your slide and go to Insert Link via the Insert tab.

Add hyperlink to object in PowerPoint

Browse to select the HTML file to hyperlink it to the embedded HTML object in your slide.

Hyperlink to file in PowerPoint

Hyperlinking the HTML file will make it clickable in Slide Show mode.

Open HTML in slideshow mode

Final Words

If you link to an HTML file, your PowerPoint file will refer to the linked file, whereas not linking it will embed your PowerPoint presentation. Hence, if you want to embed an HTML file in your slide, you shouldn’t link your file. To ensure the file can open in Slide Show mode, it will require a hyperlink to become clickable directly during a Live presentation session. Otherwise, you must exit Slide Show mode to launch the file.

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May 11, 2019 | DataPoint , DataPoint Real-time Screens

We are the champion in displaying real-time information on your PowerPoint slides. Typically information is stored in files and databases, and these numbers, names, percentages, KPIs, target dates etc are all displayed as characters and numbers. But in some cases, it is not possible to collect or connect to a data source to get the raw data. Sometimes you have to display a screenshot of a website to show the information because that (legacy) system is not able to export the information, or you have no access to it.

With our DataPoint , you can already grab an image of a website and show this in real-time on your slide, but some images or snapshots of websites are technically not possible to capture because of the technology used. For this, we have added a new feature to our DataPoint.

In the past, we often recommended to use some free plugin to display an URL on your slide, but there was a disadvantage with that technology. Every time that the PowerPoint slide was shown in the slideshow, the web page was rebuild on your screen and that was not always needed. This process starts with an empty browser and then you will see the website coming up. Sometimes fast, sometimes slow, and sometimes in a blocking situation when the visiting website shows a popup error message. So not ideal for non-interactive information screens like our customers are typically using. So we had to come up with an alternative way.

The new web URL shape is added to the DataPoint ribbon. 

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Gielis

How do you manage websites requiring login and password ?

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Hi Marc, currently we are just using public website URLs but I guess that when you choose to store/save the username and password in IE, that DataPoint is automatically using that info.

Loretta Hirsch

Thinking of purchasing the software to display our stock portfolio from yahoo finance. How do I input my login and password

Please and thank you!

Do you have to log on to that service? You could save and store your login info, or maybe better, use a free public service. We have some resources listed here. https://presentationpoint.com/resources/datafeed-directory/

Carlos Gonzalez

We are working on having a touchscreen kiosk with a PowerPoint presentation. One of the features we like to add is having our customers press the “Schedule your next service Appointment”. We would like our customer to press a link to our dealership website that allows our customers to set up the appointment WITHOUT leaving the powerpoint presentation.

Does your software allows for this?

For that you need to embed your website via e.g. the liveweb plugin and that is free and does not need our plugins for that. Check out https://www.howtogeek.com/howto/25946/how-to-add-live-web-pages-to-a-powerpoint-presentation/ Good luck with your project. Sounds interesting!

Scott

how can you add a website to powerpoint that you need to have a login for and also have it update?

I don’t think you can bypass that logging in, unless you can make your webpage public.

matt

We had sent a copy of the PowerPoint to another user’s pc and upon pulling up the PowerPoint, the live weather has carried over. But the URL we used is just giving us a little red X in the corner saying due to privacy/security it did not download/allow the “picture”/website to load. Is there a work around for this? The comp we are trying to display the PowerPoint from does not have Data Point, if that makes a difference.

Maybe better is to create a snapshot (see snapshot button) and send that output over. That will always show the pictures.

Eric

Is there a way to have the URL pulled from a table in Excel? I have a table in Excel that has property data and a formula to write the URL that links to Google Maps API for a map and street view photo. If I copy and past the URL the “web URL” shape works perfectly. I have about 100 listings per week that I want to link to the data table for the text and then have the URL link to the Google Map API. I am trying to automate the entire process.

But sure. You can assemble your URL in Excel because there you have your domain and parameters. The parameters like e.g. Google Maps coordinates, can be retrieved from your excel data too. Use an Excel function like the Concat() function to assemble your new full URL that you use in DataPoint. See?

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6 ways to create more interactive powerpoint presentations.

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We've all been to a presentation where the speaker bores you to death with a mundane PowerPoint presentation. Actually, the speaker could have kept you much more engaged by adding some interactive features to their slideshow. Let's look into some of these options.

1. Add a QR code

Adding a QR code can be particularly useful if you want to direct your audience to an online form, website, or video.

Some websites have in-built ways to create a QR code. For example, on Microsoft Forms , when you click "Collect Responses," you'll see the QR code option via the icon highlighted in the screenshot below. You can either right-click the QR code to copy and paste it into your presentation, or click "Download" to add it to your device gallery to insert the QR code as a picture.

In fact, you can easily add a QR code to take your viewer to any website. On Microsoft Edge, right-click anywhere on a web page where there isn't already a link, and left-click "Create QR Code For This Page."

You can also create QR codes in other browsers, such as Chrome.

You can then copy or download the QR code to use wherever you like in your presentation.

2. Embed Microsoft Forms (Education or Business Only)

If you plan to send your PPT presentation to others—for example, if you're a trainer sending step-by-step instruction presentation, a teacher sending an independent learning task to your students, or a campaigner for your local councilor sending a persuasive PPT to constituents—you might want to embed a quiz, questionnaire, pole, or feedback survey in your presentation.

In PowerPoint, open the "Insert" tab on the ribbon, and in the Forms group, click "Forms". If you cannot see this option, you can add new buttons to the ribbon .

As at April 2024, this feature is only available for those using their work or school account. We're using a Microsoft 365 Personal account in the screenshot below, which is why the Forms icon is grayed out.

Then, a sidebar will appear on the right-hand side of your screen, where you can either choose a form you have already created or opt to craft a new form.

Now, you can share your PPT presentation with others , who can click the fields and submit their responses when they view the presentation.

3. Embed a Live Web Page

You could always screenshot a web page and paste that into your PPT, but that's not a very interactive addition to your presentation. Instead, you can embed a live web page into your PPT so that people with access to your presentation can interact actively with its contents.

To do this, we will need to add an add-in to our PPT account .

Add-ins are not always reliable or secure. Before installing an add-in to your Microsoft account, check that the author is a reputable company, and type the add-in's name into a search engine to read reviews and other users' experiences.

To embed a web page, add the Web Viewer add-in ( this is an add-in created by Microsoft ).

Go to the relevant slide and open the Web Viewer add-in. Then, copy and paste the secure URL into the field box, and remove https:// from the start of the address. In our example, we will add a selector wheel to our slide. Click "Preview" to see a sample of the web page's appearance in your presentation.

This is how ours will look.

When you or someone with access to your presentation views the slideshow, this web page will be live and interactive.

4. Add Links and Menus

As well as moving from one slide to the next through a keyboard action or mouse click, you can create links within your presentation to direct the audience to specific locations.

To create a link, right-click the outline of the clickable object, and click "Link."

In the Insert Hyperlink dialog box, click "Place In This Document," choose the landing destination, and click "OK."

What's more, to make it clear that an object is clickable, you can use action buttons. Open the "Insert" tab on the ribbon, click "Shape," and then choose an appropriate action button. Usefully, PPT will automatically prompt you to add a link to these shapes.

You might also want a menu that displays on every slide. Once you have created the menu, add the links using the method outlined above. Then, select all the items, press Ctrl+C (copy), and then use Ctrl+V to paste them in your other slides.

5. Add Clickable Images to Give More Info

Through PowerPoint's animations, you can give your viewer the power to choose what they see and when they see it. This works nicely whether you're planning to send your presentation to others to run through independently or whether you're presenting in front of a group and want your audience to decide which action they want to take.

Start by creating the objects that will be clickable (trigger) and the items that will appear (pop-up).

Then, select all the pop-ups together. When you click "Animations" on the ribbon and choose an appropriate animation for the effect you want to achieve, this will be applied to all objects you have selected.

The next step is to rename the triggers in your presentation. To do this, open the "Home" tab, and in the Editing group, click "Select", and then "Selection Pane."

With the Selection Pane open, select each trigger on your slide individually, and rename them in the Selection Pane, so that they can be easily linked to in the next step.

Finally, go back to the first pop-up. Open the "Animations" tab, and in the Advanced Animation group, click the "Trigger" drop-down arrow. Then, you can set the item to appear when a trigger is clicked in your presentation.

If you want your item to disappear when the trigger is clicked again, select the pop-up, click "Add Animation" in the Advanced Animation group, choose an Exit animation, and follow the same step to link that animation to the trigger button.

6. Add a Countdown Timer

A great way to get your audience to engage with your PPT presentation is to keep them on edge by adding a countdown timer. Whether you're leading a presentation and want to let your audience stop to discuss a topic, or running an online quiz with time-limit questions, having a countdown timer means your audience will keep their eye on your slide throughout.

To do this, you need to animate text boxes or shapes containing your countdown numbers. Choose and format a shape and type the highest number that your countdown clock will need. In our case, we're creating a 10-second timer.

Now, with your shape selected, open the "Animations" tab on the ribbon and click the animation drop-down arrow. Then, in the Exit menu, click "Disappear."

Open the Animation Pane, and click the drop-down arrow next to the animation you've just added. From there, choose "Timing."

Make sure "On Click" is selected in the Start menu, and change the Delay option to "1 second," before clicking "OK."

Then, with this shape still selected, press Ctrl+C (copy), and then Ctrl+V (paste). In the second box, type 9 . With the Animation Pane still open and this second shape selected, click the drop-down arrow and choose "Timing" again. Change the Start option to "After Previous," and make sure the Delay option is 1 second. Then, click "OK."

We can now use this second shape as our template, as when we copy and paste it again, the animations will also duplicate. With this second shape selected, press Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V, type 8 into the box, and continue to do the same until you get to 0 .

Next, remove the animations from the "0" box, as you don't want this to disappear. To do this, click the shape, and in the Animation Pane drop-down, click "Remove."

You now need to layer them in order. Right-click the box containing number 1, and click "Bring To Front." You will now see that box on the top. Do the same with the other numbers in ascending order.

Finally, you need to align the objects together. Click anywhere on your slide and press Ctrl+A. Then, in the Home tab on the ribbon, click "Arrange." First click "Align Center," and then bring the menu up again, so that you can click "Align Middle."

Press Ctrl+A again to select your timer, and you can then move your timer or copy and paste it elsewhere.

Press F5 to see the presentation in action, and when you get to the slide containing the timer, click anywhere on the slide to see your countdown timer in action!

Now that your PPT presentation is more interactive, make sure you've avoided these eight common presentational mistakes before you present your slides.

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Insert a Webpage in PowerPoint slideshow

Sometimes you need to show a webpage in a PowerPoint slideshow and a possible solution is using the external link feature that is available almost all Office PowerPoint distribution.

However, if you want to insert a live webpage into a PowerPoint slide you can choose a free add-on LiveWeb that makes available a new button to insert a webpage into the slide .

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You can use LiveWeb to insert web pages into a PowerPoint slide and refresh the pages real-time during slide show. Display web pages without ever leaving the PowerPoint slide show.  LiveWeb works with documents off your local drive too. You can specify relative paths or absolute paths. LiveWeb will also look for files in the presentation folder if the files have local drive information and cannot be located at the location specified by the user during slideshow.

LiveWeb encapsulates the need to insert a web browser control manually and write code to update the web pages within the control during the slide show.

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  • Enter the list of web page address that you wish to create.
  • Provide the additional info required.
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Add a Live Webpage to a PowerPoint Slide with Web Viewer

In a previous post we showed you how to embed videos and webpages to PowerPoint using the LiveSlides add-in. In case you’re looking for a simple method for embedding a Live webpage to a PowerPoint slide, you might want to consider the method recommended by Microsoft at Office.com; i.e. the use of Web Viewer .

Installing Web Viewer

Web Viewer is one of those apps available at the Office Store that offer additional features for Office applications. To install Web Viewer, go to Insert –> Store . Search for Web Viewer and click Add to add it to your Office apps.

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Embedding a Webpage Using Web Viewer

Now, go to Insert –> My Add-ins –> Web Viewer . This will provide you with a window like the one shown below, where you can insert the URL of the webpage that you wish to embed to your PowerPoint slide. Simply paste the URL and click Preview.

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Preview Your Added Webpage in a PowerPoint Slide

The below image shows a preview of a webpage we added to a PowerPoint slide using the Web Viewer add-in.

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It is worth mentioning here that this app is meant for embedding secure webpages using HTTPS. Therefore, you might get a prompt like the one shown below if your embedded website does not come with HTTPS.

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View Live Webpages in SlideShow Mode

You can switch to SlideShow mode in PowerPoint to see how your added webpage will appear when you present your slides before an audience.

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During testing we also tried embedding videos, however, it seems the add-in is only good for webpages. The Web Viewer app is compatible with PowerPoint 2013 (Service Pack 1 or above), PowerPoint 2016 (PC & Mac), PowerPoint for iPad and PowerPoint Online. You can find out more about this Office app via the product page given below.

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PowerPoint is a versatile tool that enables you to create engaging and interactive presentations. Embedding content in your slides can enhance your presentation and make it more engaging for your audience. In this article, we’ll show you how to embed content in PowerPoint, including videos, PDFs, Excel spreadsheets, and web pages, and provide tips and best practices to ensure successful embedding.

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Why You Should Embed in PowerPoint

Embedding content in PowerPoint provides numerous benefits. Firstly, embedding enables you to integrate third-party content seamlessly into your presentation, eliminating the need for your audience to switch between applications or websites. It also allows you to create interactive presentations that engage your audience and keep their attention. Embedding also ensures that your content remains secure and accessible, as embedded content is saved directly within the PowerPoint file. Finally, embedding enables you to share your presentation without the need for others to have access to external files or websites.

Another benefit of embedding in PowerPoint is that it allows you to easily update your content. If you have embedded a chart or graph from a third-party website, for example, and that website updates the data, you can simply refresh the embedded content in your PowerPoint presentation to reflect the changes. This saves you time and ensures that your presentation is always up-to-date.

Additionally, embedding in PowerPoint can help you to streamline your workflow. Instead of having to switch between multiple applications or websites to gather all of your content, you can embed everything directly into your presentation. This can save you time and reduce the risk of errors or inconsistencies in your presentation.

Supported File Formats for Embedding in PowerPoint

PowerPoint supports a variety of file formats for embedding content, including videos, PDFs, Excel spreadsheets, and web pages. Below are some of the most commonly used file formats for embedding in PowerPoint:

  • Video: .mp4, .mov, .wmv, .avi, .m4v, .3gp
  • Excel Spreadsheet: .xlsx
  • Web Page: .htm, .html

It’s important to note that some versions of PowerPoint may not support all file formats. It’s always best to check the documentation or consult with your IT department to ensure compatibility.

Additionally, PowerPoint also supports embedding audio files in various formats such as .mp3, .wav, and .wma. This can be useful for adding background music or sound effects to your presentation. However, it’s important to keep in mind that large audio files can increase the size of your PowerPoint file and may cause it to run slower. It’s recommended to compress audio files before embedding them in your presentation.

Step-by-Step Guide to Embedding in PowerPoint

Embedding content in PowerPoint is a straightforward process. Follow these simple steps:

  • Open PowerPoint and navigate to the slide where you want to embed content.
  • Click on the Insert tab on the ribbon.
  • Choose the type of content you want to embed (video, PDF, Excel spreadsheet, or web page) from the options in the “Media” or “Insert” group.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to select the content you want to embed, and adjust any formatting or settings as needed.
  • Save the changes to your PowerPoint file to ensure that your embedded content is saved along with the slide.

It is important to note that embedding large files, such as videos or high-resolution images, can significantly increase the size of your PowerPoint file. This can make it difficult to share or upload to certain platforms. To avoid this issue, consider compressing your embedded content or using links to external sources instead.

How to Embed a Video in PowerPoint

Adding video to your PowerPoint presentation can add depth and interest to your content. Below are the steps you need to follow to embed a video in PowerPoint:

  • Open PowerPoint and navigate to the slide where you want to embed the video.
  • Click on the “Video” option in the “Media” or “Insert” group.
  • Choose the location of the video file you want to embed, whether from your computer, an online source, or a file in your OneDrive.
  • Follow the on-screen instructions to select the video you want to embed and adjust any formatting or settings as needed.

It is important to note that embedding videos in PowerPoint can sometimes cause compatibility issues when sharing the presentation with others. To avoid this, it is recommended to compress the video file before embedding it in the presentation. This can be done using a video compression tool or by adjusting the video settings in PowerPoint.

Additionally, it is important to ensure that you have the necessary permissions to use the video in your presentation. If the video is copyrighted or owned by someone else, you may need to obtain permission or a license to use it in your presentation.

How to Embed a PDF in PowerPoint

Embedding a PDF file in PowerPoint allows you to share content, such as reports and whitepapers, as part of your presentation. Below are the steps you need to follow to embed a PDF in PowerPoint:

  • Open PowerPoint and navigate to the slide where you want to embed the PDF.
  • Click on the “Object” option in the “Text” group.
  • Select “Create from file” option, and then click on “Browse” to locate the PDF file.
  • Select the PDF file, and then click on “Insert”.

It is important to note that embedding a PDF in PowerPoint may increase the file size of your presentation. This can make it difficult to share the presentation via email or other file-sharing platforms. To avoid this issue, you can compress the PDF file before embedding it in your PowerPoint presentation.

Another thing to keep in mind is that the embedded PDF may not be compatible with all devices or versions of PowerPoint. To ensure that your presentation can be viewed by everyone, it is recommended to test the presentation on different devices and versions of PowerPoint before sharing it with your audience.

How to Embed an Excel Spreadsheet in PowerPoint

Embedding an Excel spreadsheet in PowerPoint allows you to share data as part of your presentation. Below are the steps you need to follow to embed an actual Excel file that remains updatable in PowerPoint:

  • Open PowerPoint and navigate to the slide where you want to embed the spreadsheet.
  • Select “Create from file” option, and then click on “Browse” to locate the Excel file.
  • Select the Excel file, and then click on “Insert”.
  • Check the “Link” box if you want the inserted content to be connected with the original file, so it updates when the original file is updated.

Tips for Successful Embedding in PowerPoint

To ensure that your embedded content is successful, follow these tips:

  • Ensure that you choose the appropriate file format for the content you want to embed.
  • Make sure that the embedded content does not exceed the size of your slide, as this can cause display issues.
  • Check that the embedded content is displayed correctly on the slides, and adjust formatting or settings as needed.

Troubleshooting Common Embedding Issues in PowerPoint

Below are some common issues you may encounter when embedding content in PowerPoint, and how to troubleshoot them:

  • Embedded content doesn’t display: Ensure that the file format is supported, and check that the file path is correct.
  • Embedded content displays in the wrong location: Check that the slide layout is correct, and adjust the positioning of the content accordingly.
  • Embedded content is too small or too large: Resize the content as necessary, and adjust formatting or settings as needed.

Best Practices for Using Embedded Content in Presentations

When using embedded content in your presentations, follow these best practices:

  • Limit the use of embedded content to relevant and impactful information.
  • Avoid embedding content that may be distracting or detract from your main message.
  • Ensure that the embedded content is displayed clearly and with the appropriate formatting.

Examples of Effective Embedded Content in PowerPoint Presentations

Below are some examples of effective embedded content in PowerPoint presentations:

  • A video that provides a demonstration or explanation of a product or service.
  • A PDF that contains data, such as reports or survey results, that support your message.
  • An Excel spreadsheet that displays data in an easy-to-understand format.
  • A web page that provides up-to-date information or real-time data.

Using Animation and Transitions with Embedded Content in PowerPoint

Using animation and transitions can help you to enhance the impact of embedded content in your presentation. For example, you can use animations to draw attention to important points or to reveal information gradually. You can also use transitions to add visual interest as you move from one slide to another.

How to Remove Embedded Content from a PowerPoint Presentation

If you no longer want to use embedded content in your presentation, you can remove it using the following steps:

  • Open PowerPoint and navigate to the slide with the embedded content.
  • Select the embedded content.
  • Hit the “Delete” button on your keyboard, or right-click and select “Cut”.
  • Save the changes to your PowerPoint file.

Advanced Techniques for Customizing Embedded Content in PowerPoint

There are several advanced techniques you can use to customize your embedded content in PowerPoint, such as adjusting video playback settings, adding hyperlinks or interactive elements to PDFs, and using Excel charts to create dynamic visuals. Explore these techniques to take your presentations to the next level.

Integrating Live Web Content into Your Presentation

While PowerPoint does not have a native “Embed Web Page” feature, there are third-party tools and add-ins that allow you to integrate live web content, such as Google Maps or live Twitter feeds, into your presentations. This can present up-to-date information and make your presentations dynamic and engaging. Please consult the specific tool or add-in’s instructions for how to embed web pages in your presentation.

Embedding content in PowerPoint can enhance your presentations and make your content more engaging and interactive. By following the steps outlined in this article, you can successfully embed videos, PDFs, Excel spreadsheets, and web pages in your presentations, and use advanced techniques to customize and enhance your content. Remember to use best practices and troubleshoot common issues to ensure successful embedding.

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Add content to your page using the Embed web part

When you add a modern page to a site , you can add and customize web parts to build your SharePoint page. This article describes the Embed web part.

You can display content on your SharePoint page from sites that allow embedding (like YouTube or Bing maps, for example). For many sites, you can either use the site's web address for the content or embed code that the site provides.

Display content using a website address

You can embed content from some websites by copying and pasting the site's web address for the content into the Embed web part .

Copy the link of the embeddable content you want to use. To do this, go to the site with the content you want to embed. Somewhere near the content you will typically see a Share button or link. Click it, and copy the link address provided.

Example of using the address of a website to embed content

On your SharePoint page, make sure you're in Edit mode. If you're not, click Edit at the top right of the page.

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In the property pane on the right, paste the website address you copied earlier into the Website address or embed code box.

Paste a video URL or Embed code into the field

Links to content only work for websites that provide a specific service for embedding content using links. If a link doesn't work for the content you want to embed, try using the embed code instead.

Display content using embed code

Embed code is a list of specific instructions from a website that describe how to display that content on another page. Many sites offer embed codes on their pages for you to copy and paste. You'll typically see a button labeled Embed code or </> . This opens a text box with some code in it.

For example, click the Share button for a video on Vimeo to see the embed code in the share dialog.

Example of using embed code to embed content on SharePoint page

To use embed code, do the following:

Copy the embed code (if available) for the content you want to use. To do this, go to the site with the content you want to embed. Somewhere near the content you will typically see a Share button or link, or a button labeled Embed code or </> . This will open a text box with some code in it, similar to the image from the Vimeo site above.

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In the property pane on the right, paste the embed code into the Website address or embed code box.

Display dynamic content by connecting to another web part

With the Embed web part, you can enter links or embed code that use variables, allowing you to show a wide variety of items depending on what your page viewer selects. For example, you can show an image based on what a user selects from a list of Image URLs.

For information and examples, see Show a video, image, or location based on what a user selects in a List web part (connect an Embed web part to a List web part) .

Example of an Embed web part connected to a list of images

Troubleshooting

Here are the most common reasons why embedding may not work:

Embed code must be iframe-based (that is, start and end with <iframe> tags). Embed code that uses <script> tags is not supported.

Only secure web sites can be embedded. Make sure the URL of the web site begins with HTTPS.

Not all websites allow their pages to be embedded, so you may not be able to embed them, even when they are secure and use iframe-based embed code. If you have problems, check with the website to see if they allow embedding.

Site collection administrators can control whether users can embed content from external websites. If they don't let contributors embed content, you may see an error message that says, “Embedding content from this website isn't allowed.” See your administrator and/or the help article Allow or restrict the ability to embed content on SharePoint pages .

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How to embed a PowerPoint presentation into a website or blog

Do you want to know how to add a powerpoint presentation to your website or blog without having to upload multiple slide images or a video of the entire presentation .

In this guide, I'll show you how to make your presentation more interactive and engaging for your audience on the web. I'll explain how to upload your presentation slideshow directly to your blog, so your readers can enjoy all the functions of a PowerPoint presentation directly on your website or blog page.

To help you understand better, I'll show you an example of a presentation that has already been uploaded to this blog. With the help of PowerPoint for the Web, you can make your presentations more accessible and engaging for your audience. So, let me guide you through the process of seamlessly integrating your PowerPoint presentation into your website or blog.

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The only version of PowerPoint that allows users to create embed code is PowerPoint for the Web .

Historically, consumers were able to save a presentation as a video and embed it onto a website. But it wasn't the same as allowing readers to click through the slides, and download if needed. Microsoft heard from their clients and added the ability to embed the web application into the latest iteration of PowerPoint (for Web). With that said, let's check out this feature from Microsoft!

Let's get started Embedding!

Now that you've seen what a PowerPoint looks like once embedded, let's get into the process of completing the task at hand.

Begin by opening the PowerPoint 365 Web Application (link here !)   Note* You may need to sign into your Microsoft Office account before you start.

After the site is open, select the presentation you'd like to embed into your website if already uploaded (or start from scratch).

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If you haven't uploaded your presentation to PowerPoint for the web, choose the upload option.

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Okay, once you've upload or selected your PowerPoint file it will load into the PowerPoint web application.

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Next, click "File" from the upper left corner of PowerPoint and select "Share" from the options on the left side.

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Then, select "Embed" from the two option on the right.

A screenshot of the embed option in PowerPoint for the web.

The default embed code in my PowerPoint is 476 x 288.  As a rule, 610 x 367 will fit on most websites comfortably, but if you want your viewer to have a full-screen experience, then 1186 x 691 dimensions would be preferable.  However, this option is customizable, so you can choose any size you desire.

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Copy the Embed Code and paste it into the body of your website or blog.

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Last, but not least, be sure to save the code in your site or blog, and voila! You've successfully embedded a PowerPoint presentation into your website.

To recap: How to embed a PowerPoint presentation into a website includes 4 simple steps:

Open your presentation in Office 365's version of PowerPoint

Click File > Share > Embed

Copy the embed code

Paste the embed code to your website.

Thanks so much for checking out this tutorial! Let us know if you have any burning questions about PowerPoint or Office 365!

This embedding a PowerPoint Presentation tutorial is also available on our YouTube video here:

Why is embedding a PowerPoint Presentation in a blog or website a Smart Move?

When it comes to showcasing presentations on your website or blog, embedding a PowerPoint slideshow is a great way to make them more engaging and interactive. Unlike static images, an embedded presentation allows your audience to navigate through slides, interact with content, and absorb information in a more immersive way. This not only enhances the visual appeal of your presentations but also makes it easier for your viewers to explore the content at their own pace . 

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  1. Embedding a webpage in a Powerpoint slide

    Create the slide on which you want to place the website. Switch to the Insert tab and click on Web Page in the LiveWeb section. Under Insert you have new options in PowerPoint. This starts an assistant, the first step of which you can skip. In the next dialog, enter the address of the website.

  2. How To Add Live Web Pages to a PowerPoint Presentation

    In PowerPoint 2010, you can do this by clicking the File button and selecting Options; in PowerPoint 2007, click the Office orb and select Options. Select Add-Ins on the left side, then select PowerPoint Add-ins from the Manage menu, and click Go. This will open the PowerPoint Add-ins window. Click Add New to add the LiveWeb addin we downloaded ...

  3. PowerPoint Hacks

    In this tutorial, you will learn how to insert webpage in PowerPoint. This method can ease the way you present. No more need to close the PowerPoint and open...

  4. How to Embed Live Websites into Your PowerPoint Slideshow

    To Embed a Web Page into a Slide. Open PowerPoint. Click New Slide. In the Add-ins section, click My Add-ins. Select Web Viewer. Click Insert. Type or paste (CTRL+V) the URL of the website/page you wish to embed. Be sure to delete https:// from the URL since it's already added by default. Click Preview to view the page.

  5. How to Embed a Live Website in PowerPoint

    To access the embedded internet browser, enter presentation mode. Running across the bottom of your slides, you will find the ClassPoint toolbar. Find the Embedded Browser icon and click it to open Google! Now you can search, scroll, add tabs, and navigate the web just as you would on any internet browser! 3.

  6. How to Embed a Web Page in a PowerPoint Presentation

    Click the Publish button on the iSpring Converter Pro toolbar. Choose the My Computer option, type the name of the presentation, and select a folder you want to keep it in. Choose HTML5 format in the Output Options menu. Wait for the publishing process to complete and you'll see a report window.

  7. How To Add Live Web Pages To A PowerPoint Slide

    Navigate to the slide where you want to embed web content. On the Insert tab, click the add-in's icon (it may say Web Object, Browser etc. depending on the add-in). In the dialog box, paste the full URL of the web page you want to display. Resize and position the web object as needed on your slide. Repeat this process to add multiple web ...

  8. How To Embed Web Content Into PowerPoint

    In this video I'll show you how easy it can be to embed live web pages directly into your PowerPoint presentations. LiveSlides is a really easy to use plugin...

  9. How To Add Live Web Pages To A PowerPoint Slide

    Inserting A Web Page On A Slide. Inserting a "˜Live' web page on one of your slides is a simple 3 step process with the LiveWeb add-in. From the Insert menu on the Ribbon, click on Web Page in the LiveWeb group. The LiveWeb wizard opens up. Enter the URL of the web page that you want to display. In the next page, you have the option of ...

  10. How to Embed HTML in PowerPoint

    However, to embed an HTML file, it needs to be added as an object. HTML files can be embedded as objects in PowerPoint via Insert -> Text -> Object. From the dialog box, select a file and browse to select the HTML file. You can choose to display the file as an icon by checking the Display as Icon option. Check the Link option if you want the ...

  11. How to insert a web page in PowerPoint

    In this video, I go through how to insert a web page into PowerPoint using add in a great way to add extra functionality to your presentation.

  12. Display Website in PowerPoint with Updates • PresentationPoint

    To insert a website on your slide, always start by just adding a normal picture. Choose Insert, Pictures on your PowerPoint ribbon and navigate to any static picture (we just need the dummy to start with) and place it on your slide. With this dummy picture selected, click to open the DataPoint menu and choose the Web URL button of the Shapes group.

  13. 6 Ways to Create More Interactive PowerPoint Presentations

    In PowerPoint, open the "Insert" tab on the ribbon, and in the Forms group, click "Forms". ... Embed a Live Web Page You could always screenshot a web page and paste that into your PPT, but that's not a very interactive addition to your presentation. Instead, you can embed a live web page into your PPT so that people with access to your ...

  14. How to Add Live Web Pages in PowerPoint Presentations

    Add Action Button. Press "Alt-Q" to close the Visual Basic editor and return to your PowerPoint slide that contains the WebBrowser control. Click "Insert," and then click "Shapes" to display a drop-down menu. Scroll to the bottom of the menu and click one of the buttons in the Action Buttons section. Click an area below the Web Browser, hold on ...

  15. Insert a Webpage in PowerPoint slideshow

    You can use LiveWeb to insert web pages into a PowerPoint slide and refresh the pages real-time during slide show. Display web pages without ever leaving the PowerPoint slide show. LiveWeb works with documents off your local drive too. You can specify relative paths or absolute paths. LiveWeb will also look for files in the presentation folder ...

  16. LiveWeb

    Extract the contents of the zip to a folder. 2. Launch PowerPoint. 3. Click on Tools | Add-ins to bring up the add-ins window. 4. Click on Add to bring up the 'Add New PowerPoint Add-in' dialog box. 5. Navigate to the folder where the contents of the zip file was extracted and select 'LiveWeb.ppa' and click on OK.

  17. Add a Live Webpage to a PowerPoint Slide with Web Viewer

    During testing we also tried embedding videos, however, it seems the add-in is only good for webpages. The Web Viewer app is compatible with PowerPoint 2013 (Service Pack 1 or above), PowerPoint 2016 (PC & Mac), PowerPoint for iPad and PowerPoint Online. You can find out more about this Office app via the product page given below.

  18. How to Embed in PowerPoint

    Open PowerPoint and navigate to the slide where you want to embed the spreadsheet. Click on the Insert tab on the ribbon. Click on the "Object" option in the "Text" group. Select "Create from file" option, and then click on "Browse" to locate the Excel file. Select the Excel file, and then click on "Insert".

  19. html

    1. Upload a PowerPoint document on your Google Drive and then 'Share' it with everyone (make it public): Sharing your pptx doc. Then, go to File > Publish to the web > hit the publish button. Go to Embed and copy the embed code and paste it to your web page. Copy embed code.

  20. Add content to your page using the Embed web part

    Copy the link of the embeddable content you want to use. To do this, go to the site with the content you want to embed. Somewhere near the content you will typically see a Share button or link. Click it, and copy the link address provided. On your SharePoint page, make sure you're in Edit mode. If you're not, click Edit at the top right of the ...

  21. How to embed a PowerPoint presentation into a website

    To recap: How to embed a PowerPoint presentation into a website includes 4 simple steps: Open your presentation in Office 365's version of PowerPoint. Click File > Share > Embed. Copy the embed code. Paste the embed code to your website. Thanks so much for checking out this tutorial!