How to Add Music to PowerPoint?

Whether you want to play some soothing music when giving a presentation to a class, the first step is to know how to add music in PowerPoint!

But, just knowing how to add a music file is not enough. There are quite a few things that you can do with music in PowerPoint!

Microsoft PowerPoint has an “Audio” feature that allows you to add a recorded presentation speech or music to a slide. Although you can choose to add some music to your presentation.


Select the slide to which you want to add the music to from the slide thumbnail pane and then click on the “Insert” option from the menu bar located at the top of your screen.


In the “Insert” menu, click on the “Audio” button which is the speakerphone icon. In the dropdown menu, select the “Audio on My PC” option. This will open a “File Explorer” popup window.


In the “File Explorer” window, select the music file that you want to add to the PowerPoint slide. Then click on the “Insert” button at the bottom of the window.

How to Add Music to PowerPoint from YouTube?

Step-1 Click on the slide where you want to add the music. Then click on the “Insert” tab from the menu bar at the top of the screen.


In the “Insert” menu, click on the “Video” button to open a dropdown menu. Select the “Online Videos” option from the dropdown menu. Paste the link to the Youtube video.

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