Insert videos in slides, post presentation to Facebook & Twitter- right from within PowerPoint!

Download authorSTREAM Desktop to create impactful presentations in PowerPoint and share them anywhere! And yes, it’s absolutely free!

Product Highlights

Do all this without leaving PowerPoint, without opening any other window:

  • Search videos, images in PowerPoint and Insert them instantly in slides Easily search videos on YouTube and Vimeo or images from Bing and Flickr and insert them in your slides instantly.
  • Upload presentation to authorSTREAM & get its unique URL, Embed code No need to visit authorSTREAM website. Upload your finished presentation to authorSTREAM from within PowerPoint! Grab the URL and Embed code and share it further.
  • Share presentation on Facebook and Twitter Post presentation to your Facebook timeline or post it on your Twitter feed directly after upload- all from within PowerPoint!
  • Email presentation to your contacts No need to go to Gmail/Yahoo/authorSTREAM. Share the presentation link with your contacts via email- without leaving PowerPoint!

No Email required. Less than 4 MB download**. License agreement

System Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows XP or Vista or Windows 7 or Windows 8.
  • Supports 32 or 64 bit versions of operating systems listed above*.
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 or 2010 or 2013.
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 and Windows Installer 3.1.
  • Requires Flash Player ActiveX 10.1 or above installed on your computer.
*64 bit version of Microsoft Office 2010 and 2013 is supported on Windows 7 and 8.
**12 MB download for 64 bit set up.

Frequently asked questions(Ask a question)

What are the prerequisites for installing authorSTREAM Desktop?

You need to have PowerPoint 2007 or 2010 or 2013 installed. authorSTREAM Desktop doesn’t work with any other version of Office as of now. In addition, to use search and insert video feature, you need Adobe Flash Player ActiveX 10.1 or above. You can download the same from Adobe's website. Select the version supporting Windows XP or Vista or Windows 7 or Windows 8, whichever is applicable in your case.

How can authorSTREAM Desktop help me create impactful presentations?

authorSTREAM Desktop lets you insert images and videos from the web - without leaving PowerPoint. You can search images from Bing, Flickr and videos from YouTube and Vimeo from within the PowerPoint. Hence, you can insert attractive and appropriate pictures as well as videos to make your presentation more impactful with just a few clicks.

Which operating systems should my system support to install authorSTREAM Desktop?

authorSTREAM Desktop can be installed on any computer having Microsoft Windows XP or Vista or Windows 7 or Windows 8. Both 64 bit and 32 bit versions are supported. (We support 64 bit version of Microsoft Office 2010 and 2013 on Windows 7 and 8).

The authorSTREAM Desktop does not appear as an add-in in the PowerPoint after an installation attempt. What should I do?

Its possible that Microsoft PowerPoint blocked the ribbon due to some problem like improper installation or in cases when PowerPoint was not closed properly the last time. In case of an installation failure, you can try out suggestions provided in the document here to enable the authorSTREAM Desktop. If this also does not help; please write to us at [email protected]

Which version of PowerPoint does authorSTREAM Desktop support?

The authorSTREAM Desktop supports PowerPoint 2007, 2010 and 2013 versions.

Do I have to pay for authorSTREAM Desktop software?

No. You dont have to pay for the software as it is completely free.

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