Can you embed YouTube videos in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac?

In order to embed web-based videos like YouTube videos in your presentations in PowerPoint 2016 for Mac, you'll need to install an Office add-in made by a company other than Microsoft. Here's how: 

  1. In your web browser, go to and follow the instructions on that site for downloading LiveSlides.

  2. Drag the LiveSlides icon into your Application folder.

Now you are ready to embed a web video in your presentation. See Add a video to your PowerPoint 2016 for Mac presentation for instructions.

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