How to download video from youtube to LO impress

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?


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

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: