After you purchase PowerDVDPoint Pro or if
you are using a trial version, follow these
steps to start using the program for converting
PowerPoint presentations to DVD video format
and various other video formats. Install the
software first. Make sure all applications
are closed. Disable anti virus software. Double
click on the exe file and follow instructions.
After installation is complete, reboot system
to update registry settings. After installation
you will notice PowerDVDPoint Pro icon listed
To start the program either
double click on this icon or go to start\Program
Files\DigitalOfficePro\ PowerDVDPoint Pro
and click on PowerDVDPoint Pro. This will
initialize the program and you will get the
PowerDVDPoint Pro interface listed allowing
you to select the conversion type.
To convert presentations to DVD video format select the Create Standard dvd option. On selecting this option, you get this screen..
Select and click on ADD PRESENTATIONS
button. This will allow you to select
the PowerPoint presentations to be converted
to video format
Select the presentations to be converted and click on OPEN button.
Presentations to be converted are listed
in PowerDVDPoint interface. Now click
on NEXT button.
Click on the BROWSE button and select a location to save the converted presentations. Then select
Click on the SETTINGS button to edit PowerDVDPoint Settings
Here you can modify settings for Audio,
Video, Auto slide advance and TV settings.
After modifying settings, click on OK button. Again click on NEXT button. This will open up the PowerDVDPoint Menu Designer settings window.
The Menu Designer Settings allows you
to edit the following options:-
||You can browse / select and apply a Background Image or Color
for the Root menu of DVD player
||Allows you to select and play a sound effect for the Root menu of DVD player.
Currently it supports MP3 format only.
||You can select and apply a Template file from the drop down list (as the background
effect) for the Root menu of DVD player
||Provide a Title for the DVD menu, change Fonts and option to Align the
||Option to select thumbnails and
give a Caption / Title to each presentation
and modify Font of each Caption
/ Title Text.
After making the modifications, click on CREATE button and then the OK button.
Click on NEXT button
which will list the PowerDVDPoint Audio
properties message box.
Follow instructions and then click on CLOSE button
Now select START CONVERSION button to begin the conversion process.
Now if you want to insert your Video Narration on slides, tick on - Enable Video Narration option
Now select START CONVERSION button to insert narration on slides
The video capturing window is activated
for the Web Camera to start Capturing
Narrations. Here will see many
options on the capturing window.
||Tick ON this option to activate web camera
||Tick ON this option to set camera position
||You can change camera setting properties here
|Start / Pause
||Select this option to start or pause the narration process
||Select this option to play the effects applied on slides and to advance slides
||To cancel conversion process
Select the Start option to begin narration using a microphone. Then select Next to play the effects applied on slides and to advance slides. Make sure you select Next option to play each and every effect applied on slides. [You can coordinate between narration and effects applied on slides. Depending on narration you can click on Next to get the animation effects to play on slides and then slide advancement]. Repeat steps to insert video narration on other presentations. Once narration is completed, you will notice the presentations getting converted and video files generated.
After video generation you will see this conversion completed message. Select OK.
On selecting OK, you
get this message.
Select Open Target Folder button
to view the converted files and the target
Burn both the listed folders to DVD disk to play on third party hardwares
To play the converted presentation on your PC double click the VIDEO_TS folder to list the files
Select and double click the VTS_01_0.IFO
file and the presentation will start playing.
( Make sure a DVD software player
is installed on your PC )
To Exit from PowerDVDPoint
interface click on Close
button and the application is closed.
HOW TO CONVERT PRESENTATIONS TO VARIOUS VIDEO FORMATS
Use the same steps mentioned above, to convert presentations to video formats.
When you launch program, select the Convert to Video Files option to convert presentations to video
Add presentations and after following all normal procedures, make sure you select a video file format to convert the presentation to. Click on the drop down arrow icon to list all video formats.
Select a file format you want the presentation to be converted to.
Then follow procedures mentioned earlier to insert video narrations and to convert presentations.
After conversion process, the video files are generated.
After conversion and video generation process you get this message
Select OK button.
Select Open target folder
to view the converted audio files
Run this file on Windows Media Player on any other Media Player
You can burn these files to DVD / VCD
to play on external devices
To Exit from PowerDVDPoint Pro interface click on Close
button and the application is closed.