How to Insert Sony XAVC MXF videos into PowerPoint

Wanna insert some Sony XAVC MXF videos into your PowerPoint? This article shows you how to insert a XAVC MXF file into PowerPoint Presentation step-by-step, so that you can cite a classic movie or scene to enrich your presentation.

Nowadays, more and more people need to make their PowerPoint unique and convincing. Inserting short videos to PowerPoint is an effective way to achieve this goal. Howerver, even the latest PowerPoint version only supports the following formats: AVI, WMV, ASF, MPG and etc. It is obvious that Sony XAVC MXF is not on the list. If you are looking for ways to embed Sony XAVC MXF videos to PowerPoint, just read on.

Here are two parts for you to follow:

A: Convert Sony XAVC MXF video to PowerPoint supported video

B: Insert the converted video to PowerPoint.

Part I. Convert Sony XAVC MXF to PowerPoint supported video formats

To solve Sony XAVC MXF and PowerPoint incompatible issue, one easy solution is to convert Sony XAVC MXF to PowerPoint compatible format like AVI, WMV, ASF, MPG, etc. What I used is Brorsoft MXF Converter which can help me freely encode MXF format to any format I need including AVI. WMV, MOV, MKV, H.265 MP4 .etc. It also features basic editing features such as trimming, merging, cropping, watermarking, and audio replacing facility. If you are a Mac user, pls turn to Brorsoft MXF Converter for Mac. Now, download the software on computer and follow the guide below to start conversion.

Step 1. Run FLV Converter for PPT, drag and drop source Sony XAVC MXF file(s) to the software.

Step 2. Click Format bar and choose your desired format. To embed Sony XAVC MXF files to PowerPoint, you can choose WMV or AVI format from Common Video profile list.

Step 3. If you want to edit your MXF movies before transcoding, you can click the “Edit” or button to open the Video Edit window. Here you can trim, crop, adjust video effect, add watermark and clip, etc. are provided. All the editing can be real-time previewed so as to ensure the video quality and effect.

Step 4. Tap “Convert” to start Sony XAVC MXF to PowerPoint conversion. After the conversion, you will get the desired videos under “Open” panel.

Part II. Insert your converted video to PowerPoint

Open your PowerPoint presentation and click “Insert”.
PowerPoint 2013, click the Video drop-down arrow, then select Video on My PC. Locate and select the desired video file, then click Insert. PowerPoint 2007, choose Movie and select the video clips.
PowerPoint 2013, select “Movie and Sounds” > “Movie from File” to choose the video clips.

Done! In this way, you can play and add Sony XAVC MXF files into PowerPoint without limitation! Enjoy.

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