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Microsoft brings Flipgrid video support in PowerPoint slides



Microsoft releases a new Office build 13906.20000 (version 2104). The latest preview build is now rolling out to the Office Insiders who are in the Windows Beta Channel. This build adds a new feature to PowerPoint, which will allow you to insert Flipgrid videos in slides.

 

This build also adds few notable fixes to Word and Excel. For the full changelog in Microsoft Office Insiders Preview Build 13906.20000, continue reading this post further.

 

Microsoft brings Flipgrid video support in PowerPoint slides

 

What's new in Office Insiders Preview Build 13906.20000?

PowerPoint

Insert Flipgrid videos in PowerPoint

PowerPoint will now support insertion of Flipgrid videos in slides.

 

Excel

Notable fixes

We fixed an issue in which hyperlinks created using the HYPERLINK function would not work if the file was saved as a PDF document.

 

Word

Notable fixes

We fixed an issue with comments during coauthoring.

 

For those who don't know about Flipgrid, it is a free video discussion platform from Microsoft that helps educators see and hear from every student in the class and foster fun and supportive social learning. In Flipgrid, educators post discussion prompts and students respond with short videos, whether they are learning in class or at home.