[Xerte] Re: XOT 2 powerpoint import

Pat L (pgogy) xerte at pgogywebstuff.com
Thu Jan 23 10:14:34 GMT 2014

Have a slide share include option seems best

On 23 Jan 2014, at 08:40, Julian Tenney <Julian.Tenney at nottingham.ac.uk>

I suppose what I would think about doing here in toolkits, is coverting the
powerpoint into some web friendly format, and then embedding that content
in the presentation.

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Now testing the new XOT 2.1 locally here and revisiting this
Powerpoint wishlist item from last year. Alastair had suggested these
two methods… just wondering if there is anything new in this area re
XOT 2.1 or does anyone know if these options are still the best?



I can think of two options that would work in Xerte Toolkits:

1) Use the free version of Print2Flash to convert the PowerPoint to
Flash paper format then add through the Flash paper page type:

[cid:image001.jpg at 01CD1EF0.7C4F0470

2) Use the Navigator page to hyperlink to the full PowerPoint:

[cid:image002.png at 01CD1EF0.7C4F0470

Gernerally I'd keep PowerPoints as PowerPoints and use Xerte when I
wanted to add extra benefits for students - like interactivities or


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