How to Convert Powerpoint to Video

In this tutorial, you’ll learn how to record a PowerPoint presentation to video.


Step # 1 – Creating the video

Once you’ve completed your PowerPoint presentation, go ahead and save the presentation. Now, go to “File” and click “Save & Send”, then click “Create a video”.

The create a video option in PowerPoint


Step # 2 – Editing the video quality settings

Now, in the “Create a video” click the down arrow for “Computer and HD Displays” and select either “Computer or HD Displays” for the highest quality, “Internet and DVD” for medium quality, and “Portable Devices” for the lowest quality.

Changing the quality settings


Step # 3 – Editing additional settings

If your presentation doesn’t have any narration or timing elements, click “Don’t use Recorded Timings and Narrations”, if it does have narration and/or timing elements click “Use Recorded Timings and Narrations”

Editing some additional settings


Step # 4 – Saving the video

Go ahead and click “Create Video” when you’ve finished with the settings. Save the video in any desired location with any name you’d like.

Saving the file as an AVI

That’s it, you now know how to record a PowerPoint presentation