How to Embed a YouTube Video in PowerPoint

By Aaron Wein

You can embed YouTube clips into your PowerPoint presentation using a combination of PowerPoint's tools and YouTube's embed hyperlinks.

Step 1

Go to your desired YouTube video online.

Step 2

Copy the "Embed" code from the webpage.

Step 3

Go to the slide where you want to embed the video.

Step 4

Select "Insert."

Step 5

Click "Video" from the "Ribbon."

Step 6

Select "Video from Online Video Site" from the drop-down menu.

Step 7

Paste your YouTube "Embed" code into the corresponding field from the pop-up dialog box.

Step 8

Click "Insert" to finish embedding the YouTube video to PowerPoint.