How to Insert MKV into PowerPoint for Playing

MKV is a highly adaptable video format that compresses unlimited number of subtitle tracks, videos, sounds, and pictures in a single file. However, When you make presentations using PowerPoint, the video format supported by PowerPoint is limited and MKV is not in the supported lists of all PowerPoint versions (including PowerPoint PPT 2016, 2010, 2003, 2007 or lower version).

The best format that all PowerPoint versions can support are MPEG-1, AVI, WMV, which are created by Microsoft itself. So if you want to insert an MKV video into PowerPoint for presentation, you'll need to convert MKV to AVI or WMV and then add the converted video to PPT for playing.

Best Tool to Convert MKV to PowerPoint supported video formats

To convert MKV file to PowerPoint friendly AVI, MPEG, WMV, etc videos, you can turn to video converter. Dimo Video Converter Ultimate is your best choice. The program can help you change almost any popular file format including MKV, VOB, MOV, AVI, MP4, WebM, etc. to PowerPoint compatible video format with fast encoding speed and excellent output quality. After the conversion, you can easily use your movie files in any version of PowerPoint Presentation including PowerPoint 2016, 2010, 2007, 2003, 2000, 2002, 2005 or even PowerPoint 95, 97. For mac users, please turn to mac version here.

Convert MKV to PowerPoint supported video formats

Step 1. Add MKV Files

Install and run Dimo Video Converter Ultimate on your PC/Mac. After you launch the program, click "Add File" to open MKV files. Or click "Add File > Add Multi-files or Add Folder" to load multiple MKV files for batch conversion at one time.

Step 2. Select Output Format

Go to "Select Format" and select PowerPoint compatible video formats from "Video" category. you can see a list of supported formats. For Windows user, please choose MPEG-1, WMV or AVI as the output formats; for Mac user, please select MOV or MP4 Video as the output formats.  You can also customize video and audio encoding settings in "Settings".

The MKV video Converter can extract audio track from your video files to all popular audio formats such as MP4, WAV, MKV, AC3, OGG, FLAC, MP4, etc. with perfect sound quality and high conversion speed. In addition, the program allows you to trim any part of the video to get the audio clips you need.

Step 3. Start Conversion

Before converting the videos, you can specify the destination folder in the bottom of the interface (optional). Click the "Start" button to start converting your MKV media files to PPT. Besides converting MKV to Powerpint, Dimo Video Converter Ultimate is also good at converting MKV to various format, and vice versa. It also support share converted audio files to iPhone, iPod, iPad, Android phones and so on.

Step 4: Embed converted MKV video in PowerPoint. 

Before starting embedding video to PowerPoint, you need to create a folder and put both your converted video and your PowerPoint presentation in this folder. Then open the PowerPoint in this folder to insert the converted video file which is just located in this folder.

Tips: For PowerPoint 2007 and higher, select Insert tab from ribbon, and click Movie and select the converted file to insert into PowerPoint for playback.

For PowerPoint 2003 and lower, from menu, select Insert -> Movies and Sounds -> Movie from File..., and select the converted file to insert into PowerPoint.

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