Please note: .mp4, .m4v, and Quicktime .mov video files have limited support in Powerpoint 2013 and later versions only (see below)
In PowerPoint 2010 and later, you can embed or link several types of audio and video files in a presentation. The following tables show the video and
audio file types you can use with PowerPoint. PowerPoint may also support additional file types if you install additional video and audio decoders
on your PC.
|Windows Media file||.asf|
|Windows Video file (Some .avi files may require additional codecs)||.avi|
|MP4 Video file*||.mp4, .m4v, .mov|
|Movie file||.mpg or .mpeg|
|Adobe Flash Media**||.swf|
|Windows Media Video file||.wmv|
*PowerPoint 2013 and later only. Videos in the .mp4, .mov, and .qt formats can be played in PowerPoint 2010 if the Apple QuickTime player is installed.
**Adobe Flash isn’t available in Office on a Windows RT PC.