How to Insert GIF into PowerPoint?

Three Methods to Insert Animated GIF into PowerPoint

PowerPoint helps a lot for users who make presentations. No matter your presentation is a simple one or a multimedia one, PowerPoint can help all of them. Except for texts, PowerPoint also supports users to insert many animated GIFs, videos, audios, etc to make the PowerPoint presentations vivid. Now the following article just introduces three methods to help users to successfully insert animated GIF into PowerPoint.

Method 1: Click the Picture button

  1. Open the PowerPoint slide to which you want to add the animated GIF.
  2. Click Pictures button under Insert tab.
  3. Select the animated GIF and then click Insert button or Open button.

Method 2: Use the copy and paste function

Locate the animated GIF, copy it by pressing the Control + C and then paste it by pressing Control + V to your PowerPoint slide. You can also select the animated GIF file name, hold down your mouse and insert it to your PowerPoint slide by the drag and drop function.

Method 3: Insert Animated GIF on the web

PowerPoint also allows you to insert the animated GIF one the web. The steps are clicking Insert tab> choosing Insert Online Pictures or Insert Clip Art button> Input animated gif in the search box.

Edit Animated GIF

If you want to make some edition to your animated GIF before inserting it to your PowerPoint, you can always choose some GIF editors to do that. Among all animated GIF editors, Avdshare Video Converter is one of the professional ones. Avdshare Video Converter can help to adjust the GIF brightness, contrast, size, shadow, color, artistic effects, style, etc. Except for editing the animated GIF, Avdshare Video Converter also functions in converting any unsupported video format or image format to PowerPoint supported ones.

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Convert GIF Files

If you have the need to convert GIF files to other video format like MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, MOV, MPG, ASF, FLV, etc, you may try Avdshare Video Converter.

If you have the need to convert videos to GIF format, you may also try Avdshare Video Converter.


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