In order to make a PowerPoint presentation more intuitive and impressive, many users can insert a video. Indeed, it's not ideal enough to add the whole file if the video size is too large, which, as a result, lets it a must to trim video in PowerPoint for better organization. How can you do that by yourself? Just keep reading in this post to check all guides on Windows and Mac. Also, aiming at different needs, we kindly offer optimum solutions below.
Part 1. How to Trim a Video in PowerPoint on Windows and Mac
Q:"Can't trim video in PPT? Is my version missing features or something? All the videos and articles I've seen about trimming video for PPT 2016 refer to a mythical (Video Tools) Playback tab that I don't have. What am I doing wrong? I'm very frustrated." - Eric from Microsoft Community
Part 2. Alternative Solution: Trim Video in PowerPoint Effectively
Q:"I know how to trim a video that I have put in PowerPoint, the problem that I have is that the entire video is still embedded in the presentation and this creates huge files that take time to save and load. Is it possible to not just trim the video but to cut out the unused portion of the video so that it is not saved in my presentation?" - Charles from Microsoft Community
Needless to say, video embedding slows down the loading of PowerPoint and, worse, can cause crashes. However, we can't completely remove the useless video content from the PPT, which makes a lot of users a little headache.
There's no doubt that one way to get the best of both worlds is to use tool to trim the unnecessary, keep only the essential, and then import them into the presentation. Here Joyoshare Media Cutter is exactly what you need. It can trim off the superfluous without quality loss and even cut out the middle of the video to effectively merge whatever sections you want.
Why Choose Joyoshare Video Trimmer:
Trim videos on Windows 10 & Mac 10.15
Losslessly trim kinds of videos, audios and Live Photos
Accurately cut videos with 60X high speed
Video editor to crop, rotate, watermark, apply effect, etc.