Motion loops and video backgrounds in the PowerPoint are one of the good way to make the PowerPoint attractive in a public event like a PR meeting or in the church worship slide backgrounds. In PowerPoint from Office 2010, working with videos like editing, cropping, backgrounds has been made as a simple task.
So how to add motion loops and video backgrounds in PowerPoint?
Click Video from the Insert tab. Browse the video file and embed it at any location.
Using the edge points, resize the video so that it covers the whole slide page.
When you click the video, you will have new tabs for Video Tools. Under the Format tab, you can use the corrections to adjust the brightness and contrast. You can also change the color tone of the video by using the color button.
Under the Playback tab from Video Tools, set Start to Automatically, Check Loop until stopped and Rewind after playing boxes.
Right click on the video, and choose Send to Back. Now you will be able to see the areas where you can add text, insert image or embed even another video on top of this video.
You can also check this video for further instruction on how to add video backgrounds in PowerPoint.
Let us know where would you use a video background!