"Can PowerPoint 2007 convert to video? I would like to share a PowerPoint 2007 presentation on YouTube. I’ve searched a lot and asked my friends on how to convet PowerPoint 2007 to video. But none of them works. Please help." – by Jeffery on Microsoft Community.
We’ve all known that Microsoft Office 2010 and later versions enable people to save PowerPoint to video in WMV/MP4 format. It only takes you a few simple mouse clicks for you to convert PowerPoint to video within PowerPoint 2010. It offers great convenience for people to upload PowerPoint presentations to YouTube for sharing, send PowerPoint to friends, play PowerPoint on mobile devices, etc.
But do you know solutions to convert PowerPoint 2007 to video? Microsoft hasn’t preset the "Create a video" option in PowerPoint 2007 yet. This means that if your computer installs PowerPoint 2007, you could not directly export PowerPoint 2007 to video files for sharing, burning, sending, playing, etc.
Don’t worry. This guide would offer you 4 methods to convert PowerPoint presentation to video files.
If you use PowerPoint a lot, you’re suggested update to Microsoft Office 2010 or later, and subscribe the Office 365 service provided by Microsoft. The PowerPoint 2010 will be downward compatibile with your PowerPoint 2007 presentations. By enabling its "Edit" function, you could edit PowerPoint 2007 presentations and then convert PowerPoint 2007 to video free. The PowerPoint 2010 app on your desktop could be considered as a PowerPoint 2007 to video converter freeware.
While Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 and its later versions allow you to convert PowerPoint 2007 to video free, the disadvantages are quite obvious: you can only convert PowerPoint 2007 to video in either MP4 or WMV format, and not all elements in source PowerPoint 2007 presentations would be retained, like narrations, etc.
Microsoft also provides another way to help you convert PowerPoint 2007 to video. That’s Windows Movie Maker, though it’s a little bit more complicated than that of PowerPoint 2010. Within PowerPoint 2007, you could save your slides into single images in JPG, GIF, PNG or other picture formats. Therefore, you could make use of Windows Movie Maker to create video off images exported from PowerPoint 2007 presentations.
The below steps show you how to convert PowerPoint 2007 to video with the help of Windows Movie Maker:
Compared to the method within PowerPoint 2010, Windows Movie Make also lets you convert PowerPoint 2007 presentation to video free. But it would cost you more time and energy. And the output video format is also limited to Windows Movie Maker supported formats.
You could also choose online PowerPoint 2007 to video converter apps to convert PowerPoint 2007 to video free. ZAMZAR is without doubt a wonderful online PowerPoint 2007 to video converter freeware to help you convert PPT 2007 to video online. It enables you to convert PowerPoint 2007 presentation to video in different video formats like AVI, MP4, WMV, FLV, etc. for multiple purposes.
Different online PowerPoint to video converter apps support different video formats output. Therefore, selecting a wonderful online PowerPoint to video converter would be of great importance. Meanwhile, you need to make sure you have good Internet connection to ensure smooth uploading, converting, downloading.
No matter which app you use to convert PowerPoint 2007 presentation to video, Microsoft PowerPoint 2010, Windows Movie Maker or online PPT to video converter freeware, you get quite limited output format options. Meanwhile, there is element loss in output video file. All these fallbacks can be fixed by Leawo PowerPoint to Video Pro, a professional 3rd-party PowerPoint to video converter app to help you convert and save PowerPoint presentations to video in different formats without any loss.
As the best PowerPoint to video converter software, Leawo PowerPoint to Video Pro could convert and save PowerPoint 2007 as video in 180+ formats like FLV, MOV, MKV, MP4, WMV, AVI, etc. Meanwhile, you don’t need to subscribe Office 365 or spend extra time on Windows Movia Maker. You could even convert PowerPoint 2007 to video without Internet connection.
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The below steps would show you how to convert PowerPoint 2007 to video with the help of Leawo PowerPoint to Video Pro: