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Export to Video with audio narrations included

This seems to be something thats been voted upon, and had been "completed". However, there is not a hint of the narration in the exported video. Please add!!

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    Anonymous shared this idea  ·   ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thank you for voting this request! If you are an Office 365 subscriber, you may now export your presentation to a video with a playback of the narration audio! Please upgrade to version 16.19(181109) or higher, and give it a try.

    Again, thank you for helping us improve the product, and please keep voting the other features on your wish list :)

    -PowerPoint Team

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      • Sally commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I cannot believe this. I have switched to mac- and purchased outright the office just so I can have powerpoint- and now I discover after hours of recording you don't offer this basic feature!! I am completely shattered and disappointed- and contacting my apple retail store for a refund- you can't charge people for powerpoint and not offer this crucial feature.

      • Rick Yager commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        It is unconscionable that this feature is missing! The video is practically useless without an audio track. Why have a checkbox that says "Use Recorded Timing and Narrations" if you can't include the narrations! I'll be cancelling my 365 subscription in short order if this feature is not included.

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Please add this feature. I am trying to convert my powerpoint presentation to a movie/video but it is stalling out.

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        This is an absolutely essential option for me. Without it, I will be sticking to an earlier version of powerpoint, along with all 130 of y students. Why can we still not hear audio in exported videos?

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        This is a huge disappointment. I spent hours recording a video and now I can't export it.

        While you're at it, I see that exported video without the narration is roughly 10x bigger than the original deck - that's 550MB versus 51MB. Will that be addressed too?

      • Anonymous commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        Hi,
        What is going on with this??? I am new ish to using the "Record audio" button in power point. yesterday I spent 8 hrs recording voice over, time and time again, to get it right. Today I move the saved .ppt file (i created in pp2013) from desktop to a folder location - and suddenly I've lost hours and hours of audio recording, i'm sorry for the expletives, but WTF?? I have spent all morning trying to find a workaround to retrieve my audio from yesterday, but now it seems that a simple move of a .ppt presentation into a folder means the loss of all audio. loss of links or whatever - the result is the same and no one can tell me where the actual audio bits are stored to find them.

        HELP??

      • Suzy Keys commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        I cancelled 365 as soon as i realised what a stuff up it is. That was the same day i subscribed. Never again. I'll try the Keynote option. 'Unbelievable' is all I can say.

      • Barry Burkett commented  ·   ·  Flag as inappropriate

        This is a huge limitation in the program. I have a lot of workarounds, but this would be extremely helpful.

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