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powerpoint 2010 crashes after inserting a video file

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  • I am trying to insert a video file wmv of 10 Mb every time crashes. 

    I tried on different system with PowerPoint 2007 still crashed 

    Then I tried to save the file as 97-200 format but still it crashed. 

    Saturday, December 08, 2012 9:43 AM

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  • Hi,

    How does the video playback in Windows Media Player?

    I would suggest you follow the steps in below article to play the video in PowerPoint by using Windows Media Player:

    http://support.microsoft.com/kb/291879

    Best regards,


    Rex Zhang
    TechNet Community Support

    Monday, December 10, 2012 7:59 AM
  • Yes the video plays well in media player. I tried with both avi and wmv extensions.

    I want to share the presentation with many people by mail.  some of them are seating at remote locations. 

    • Edited by sumeet21 Tuesday, December 11, 2012 6:16 AM
    Tuesday, December 11, 2012 6:15 AM