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how to download video from youtube to LO impress [closed]

asked 2012-04-26 04:22:11 +0200

anonymous user


have tried, go to "insert" Movies and sound hit "enter" response: "the format of the selected file is not supported"

how is it possible to get the LO to work with youtube so I can do the presentations of choice?


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answered 2013-02-16 21:29:30 +0200

qubit gravatar image

Hi Anonymous,

Based on this thread, one cannot directly embed a YouTube video. So you'll have to download the video and include the video file directly.

It sounds like your best bet is to Transcode a youtube video to a particular format for which your OS has support. Take a look at the answers to this question to find out what video formats are supported by LO on different platforms:

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answered 2012-04-26 11:12:14 +0200

mahfiaz gravatar image

I am not sure if Impress can handle flv files, but here you are:

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