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I wish to crop a movie twice. In the present scheme you can reduce the length of the movie.
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Hi Sharjeel

I haven't seen any functionality in Office Mix or PowerPoint Recording that allows for more than a TRIM of the video.

I would suggest:

 

1. Exporting/saving the

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Can you not reduce the length, then do it again?

Hi, 

I have a question about alt tagging images in PPT.

It doesn't seem as though they do anything? 

Or at least, I cannot figure it out.

How do I see the alt tag in the following image?

 

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Hello AJ, alt text is really for making the presentation accessible for people with disabilities. From Microsoft: Alternative text helps people who can’t see the screen t... Read More

Hi AJ

My understanding is that the Alt tags are for people with disabilities so by providing them, they have the option to hear the image name and listen to a description

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Icons and Scalable Vector Graphics (SVGs) in Office apps—Now you can insert and edit SVG icons and images in your documents. We’re adding a built-in library of professional, high-quality icons you can use to make your content more visual. Since these ico

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Would be nice if it was possible to add icons to that library or maybe create your own. It's feature coming?

We are trying to figure out how to add the Recording tab as mentioned in the article from Microsoft regarding Migrate your content from Office Mix. Specifically the section titled "How do I turn on the Recording tab in PowerPoint?". We do not see the opti

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Does anyone have any information about this issue? Trying to figure out how to add the Recording tab on our Office installation at work.

John

I've been experimenting with a new technique for adding pan & zoom effects to my PowerPoint screen recordings using the new(-ish) Morph transition. By and large, it's worked far better than my previous attempts, so I wanted to discuss it here and see if a

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I am working in Powerpoint 2017 on a new PPT template from marketing. I run Office using the Black Office Theme. When I open the new deck, the colors are not consistent between the editing view and the slideshow view. Slideshow looks great, but the editin

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Hi guys

 

Maybe your slides are set to transparent background?

 

Try this:

  1. Open the Design tab in the ribbon menu.
  2. To the far right, click onto Format Background.
  3. When t
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I have searched everywhere for something on this and your thread is the only thing I've found. I have to switch to the white theme, edit my powerpoint then switch back. S

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It's frustrating that we can't adjust a bookmark in a video on a PowerPoint slide. I often use bookmarks to control pan and zoom in my videos (which is rather difficult and awkward, but that's perhaps another conversation), but if I realize my bookmark is

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Hi,

I have been using Office Mix 2016 for a few years to do tutorials for the teachers I work with.  Our county updated to 2016 around the holidays. They told us that Microsoft was putting all the tools for MIX in the tools for PowerPoint 2016, so we no lo

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Has anyone heard or read anything about Office Mix going away? I thought I read somewhere that it was. Can someone clarify?

You have to Upload to Mix for it to have Mix functionality...otherwise, it's just a video

I have a PowerPoint that uses animations heavily and using WebEx Training Center / Meeting Center File | Upload / Share a file doesn't work with PowerPoint files that use animations and transitions.  Using Share App or Share screen isn't a good solution b

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How is Office Mix different from PowerPoint?

Office Mix turns the power of PowerPoint presentations into the superpowers of interactive videos. Now you can do more than add tables, charts, SmartArt graphics, pictures, and videos to slides. You can create

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Nice explanation! Now that PowerPoint has support for Recording will Office Mix disappear?
Shafiq, do you have any connections with the dev team for Office Mix? The installer has expired certifications. I am unable to download it because I keep getting a "hash"... Read More

This used to work occassionally but after some specific testing I am now getting an explicit error:

Can anyone shed light on why PowerPoint is not supporting the required interface anymore?

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Word works fine with properties and tags but not PowerPoint it seems.

 

 

Also originally shown by the Windows team at //build, you’ll soon be able to draw straight lines and align objects with the help of a built-in digital ruler in PowerPoint. Only with Windows 10 technology can you use pen and touch simultaneously, allowin

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This is a useful addition particulary for teachers who have Interactive White Boards/Panels.
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PowerPoint Designer and Morph are new intelligent tools that work for you by automating the creation of slides and presentations, helping everyone get more out of Office. With a cloud-powered recommendation engine and smart animation technology, these new

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Today a teacher attempted to have a class of 18 students realtime co-author a PowerPoint via Online. Everything seemed to be great and everyone could see changes. However once they closed browsers and came back a few hours later it appeared essentially no

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i think you must check account synchronized settings
That's strange behaviour. The Online apps save every time a change is made - even to the character level. I'd suggest logging a Service Request and getting the support te... Read More

Hello,

 

I am trying to use Background-Music with Quiz-Slides on PPTx.

In Presenter-Mode everything is fine. But after publishing the PPTx to Office-Mix the Audio is stripped out or blocked.

 

Also Background-Music ( Play in Background and Play across Slides )

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Hello PowerPoint Tech Community!

 

Are you or your company switching to Microsoft PowerPoint from Google Slides? We have your go-to guide to help you get up and running in Office 365 with minimum disruption.

 

Check out this Switch to PowerPoint from Slides

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I'm an instructor and require my students to watch Mix. I set the permission as "limited - Anyone with a link must sign-in to view". So students must sign-in before they can watch. 

 

After a week or 2, I asked my students not in the visitor statistics. Abo

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When will this feature (Use Zoom for PowerPoint to bring your presentation to life) will be available?

If you look at this What's new in PowerPoint 2016 for Windows, it should already be available in July 2016 ...

 

I have an Office 365 ProPlus subscription

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I just updated my 2016 version and Zoom was there.  It's really cool, but sometimes it acts flaky. I think it's me.

I am on "Current Channel" with "First Release" enabled in the admin portal. I am on Version 1610 (Build 7466.2038). But it is still not available!

 

As per this https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/office/mt465751.aspx

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Additional Info (Found on the internet): "For Office 365 for Business users, the feature is currently only available to First Release channel for commercial Office 365 su

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Hi!

I thought this could be the platform to reach the devs of PowerPoint fastest and most easily.

Hoping that someone working on PowerPoint sees this.

But here is my suggestion :)


Currently there is no way to change the transparency of a picture as a whole.
If

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Any Idea Why I dont have Zoom feature in Power Point 2016. 

 

I have Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus

Version: 16.0.6965.2084

 

~Rashid

 

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if you talk about PowerPoint Online the zoom option is there not available ...

If you talk about PowerPoint locally installed it should be available in the Ribbon in the V

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We continuing to bring training courses from LinkedIn Learning to our Office Training Center on Support.office.com with more than a dozen new collection of PowerPoint 2016 training courses. Learn how to create presentations, how to add audio and video to

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Hi

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Try 1 month for free.

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Today, we are releasing our new Office Training Roadmaps, so you or your employees can quickly find and track what you need to grow your Office skills and increase your productivity. We've created one for PowerPoint 2016 training roadmap, available both o

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I've noticed audio narration is "ducked" (i.e., muted) between slides. This can be problematic in cases where the narration needs to carry seamlessly across multiple slides. If you record narration, then the volume is reduced to 0 between slides, which le

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It's not so much that the audio volume is reduced between slides, it's that each slide's narration is recorded into a separate audio file, one per slide. 

You could try re

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