How to play an embedded YouTube video from Powerpoint for web in a Collaborate Ultra Session
This information guide provides instructions on how to play an embedded YouTube video from within a Powerpoint for web slide deck in a Blackboard Collaborate Ultra Session.
This method only works in Google Chrome, and where PowerPoint for web is used.
Step 1: Upload your Powerpoint presentation into your OneDrive before your session is due to start or create it directly.
Step 2: In Google Chrome, open your NUI Galway Office365 account on Office.com
Step 3: From the left corner, click on the 9 squares
Select Powerpoint from the dropdown menu
Step 4:Open the Powerpoint document that you want to share for your Collaborate Ultra session
Step 5: Open a second tab in Google Chrome and join your Collaborate Ultra session
- Click on Share Content
- Click on Share Application/Screen
- Select Chrome Tab
- Select the Powerpoint tab
- Down the bottom, click the Share Audio Checkbox
- Click the Share button
Step 6: Start the Powerpoint presentation
Step 7: When you reach a slide that has the embedded youtube video, press the YouTube play button. The audio should play, as you have selected to share audio in step 5 above.
Also see how to Share a YouTube video in Blackboard Collaborate Ultra directly (rather than as an embedded video as described above).