How Do You Insert a Video Into Google Slides From Camera Roll?

Are you looking to enhance your Google Slides presentation by adding a video from your camera roll? You are in the right place! In this tutorial, we will guide you on how to insert a video into Google Slides from your device’s camera roll.

Step 1: Open Google Slides
To get started, open Google Slides and create a new presentation or open an existing one.

Step 2: Insert Video
Click on the slide where you want to insert the video. Next, click on the “Insert” tab from the top menu and select “Video”.

Step 3: Choose Video File

In the “Insert Video” dialogue box, select “Upload” and navigate to the location where your video is saved. Click on the video file and select “Open”. Your video will now be uploaded to Google Drive.

Step 4: Insert Video Into Slide

After uploading, select the video file and click on “Select”. You will then be given options for how you would like the video to appear on your slide. You can choose between four different options: “Autoplay”, “Mute”, “Loop”, and “Start at”.

  • “Autoplay” will automatically play your video as soon as you reach that slide.
  • “Mute” will turn off any sound that comes with your video.
  • “Loop” means that your video will continuously play until it is stopped.
  • “Start at” allows you to choose a specific point in time for your video to start playing.

Step 5: Preview Your Slide
Once you have selected your preferred settings, click on “Insert” at the bottom of the dialogue box. Your video will now be inserted into the slide. You can preview your slide by clicking on the “Present” button at the top right corner of your screen.


That’s it! By following these simple steps, you can easily insert a video into Google Slides from your camera roll.

Adding multimedia to your presentation can greatly enhance audience engagement and help get your message across more effectively. We hope you found this tutorial helpful and feel free to share any feedback or questions in the comments section below.