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    Need help with PowerPoint

    I have to give a presentation using powerpoint and I am inserting some video files.
    The files I am using are .AVI
    When I insert them into my presentation and click to play them, the screen goes black. The video plays because I can hear the sound, but the screen is just black.
    Anybody know how to solve this?



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    Re: Need help with PowerPoint

    can you play the video's outside of power point on your computer?



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    Re: Need help with PowerPoint

    Yeah, the play fine. Just not when i get it into ppt.



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    Re: Need help with PowerPoint

    I recommend checking out this web site. It is likely a codec issue I would think.

    Free PowerPoint Video Clips, Free PowerPoint Video Background



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    Re: Need help with PowerPoint

    Alright, thanks!



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    Re: Need help with PowerPoint

    Alright, fixed it. I guess it had to be a .WMV or .MOV file. Thanks again for that link!



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