This article shows you how to insert and put a song or music from iTunes to PowerPoint as background music of your PowerPoint slideshow for free of charge.
Now, most folks are fond of adding background music to PowerPoint presentation to make the slide show more vivid, while some have problems on inserting iTunes bought music or songs to PowerPoint. What's the problem? Well, that's because purchased music from iTunes are protected M4P files and non-protected M4A songs, while PowerPoint supports inserting MP3, WMA, WAC, AIFF and AU music files.
To get a song or music from iTunes to Microsoft PowerPoint presentation, what you need is a DRM video converter toll which can help you convert DRM iTunes Music/Song to PowerPoint friendly audio formats like MP3 first. To do this, you can just get Pavtube's ChewTune. It's completely free for encoding/re-encoding m4a, m4p etc. audio files. Besides, yuo can also unlock DRM from iTunes M4V files, Amazon, BBC iPlayer, Blockbuster, Blu-ray/DVD Digital Copies, wbdigitalcopy, etc. for playback with your Android, PlayBook, iPad, iPhone etc. devices with ease. Get it now and get your iTunes music files ready for a PowerPoint.
Download iTunes Music to PowerPoint Converter:
Part 1. How to convert iTunes purchased music to MP3 for PowerPoint
After downloading, install the software and then run it. The main interface is as below. As you can see, you can finish converting iTunes purchased M4A Music to PowerPoint MP3 in three simple clicks. Just click "Add Video" icon to import iTunes m4p/m4a music, choose "MP3" as output format, then press the "Convert" button, very easy to use!
Part 2. How to import/insert a iTunes Song to a PowerPoint
Then just follow below steps to add the converted iTunes unprotected MP3 music to PowerPoint with ease.
1. Display the slide to which you want to add music or sound effects.
2. Click insert -> sound -> sound from file. locate the folder that contains the iTunes music file, select the mp3 music you want to insert;
3. In the succeeding dialog box which says "How do you want the sound to start in the slide show", do one of the following:
Click "Automatically" if you want to play the sound automatically when you go to the slide and click "When Clicked" if you want to play the sound when you click the sound icon Presentation.
If you want to the the music you desired can be played all over the slides. just select "Loop Until Stopped" at the "Sound Option" above the slide, at the same time, in the "Play Sound" item, select "play across slide". If you want the music to play during multiple slides. select "Custom Animation" under the "Slide Show" tab. Under the "Multimedia Settings" option, choose "While Playing" and "Continue Slide Show." You will then be asked to choose how many slides you want linked with that music track.
Done! That's how to insert your iTunes music files to your PowerPoint presentations. Get the iTunes to PowerPoint converter and everything becomes so easy!
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