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How To Import Presentation Slides In Google Slides

Mar 21, 2023

Do you want to import a presentation from a different presentation software into Google Slides?

In this article, we will walk through the following process:

Import Slides in Google Slides: a Step-by-Step Guide

To import slides from other PowerPoint presentations software into Google Slides:

  1. Open Google Chrome, click the Google app, and select "Google Slides."

    Open Google Chrome tab, select the Google App button and click Google Slides
  2. Click the blank presentation in the Google Slides tab.

    Select the blank presentation to start a new presentation in Google Slides.
  3. Go to the "File" tab and click "Import Slides" in the drop-down menu.

    On your Google Slides website presentation, go to the "File" tab and click "Import slides" in the drop down menu.
  4. When the "Import slides" window opens, click the "Upload tab" and select the "Browse" button.

    In the "Import slides" option, click Upload tab and select "Browse" button.
  5. Select the PowerPoint file you want to use in Google Slides, then click "Open."

    Select the PowerPoint presentation file in your computer files and select "Open."
  6. Select the slides you want to import in the dialog box. If you keep the original theme of that specific presentation, you can check the box beside "Keep original theme" and select "Import slides."

    Select the presentation slides you want to import in Google Slides from your Microsoft PowerPoint file.
  7. Once you import your slides, you can continue making your presentation in Google Slides.

    After you click "Import slides" your selected slides will be imported directly in Google Slides.

Convert a PowerPoint Slide Into a Google Slides Presentation.

Suppose you're using a PowerPoint presentation and suddenly can't access it when you badly need to present your slides.

  1. In the Google Chrome tab, click the Google app and select Google Drive.

    In your Google Chrome tab, select Google App button and click "Google Drive."
  2. In your Google Drive, click the "Plus" sign and select "File Upload" in the drop-down menu.

    Click the "+" sign beside new and select "File Upload" in the menu.
  3. When the dialog box appears, select the "PowerPoint presentation you've created and click "Open."

    In the dialog box, select the PowerPoint files you want to convert in Google Slides and click "Open."
  4. Once a notification opens in the lower-right part of your monitor, double-click the presentation.

    Once a notificatio bar appears in your lower right part of your screen, double click it.
  5. When the PowerPoint presentation opens, go to the "File" tab and select "Save as Google Slides" in the drop-down menu.

    When the PowerPoint slides opens, go to the "file" tab and click "Save as Google Slides"
  6. After you click it, a new Google Slides presentation opens, and your PowerPoint presentation will have converted into a Google Slides document.

    When a new tab opens, you already convert PowerPoint to Google Slides presentation.

Final Thoughts on How to Import Presentation Slides in Google Slides.

Suppose you need help opening your PowerPoint presentation, and you need to edit it immediately. You can now follow the seven simple steps above to import existing PowerPoint presentations into Google Slides!

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Frequently Asked Questions on How to Import Current Presentation Slides to Google Slides:

What is the difference between converting and importing slides into Google Slides?

Importing presentation slides into Google Slides is like bringing an existing presentation from another platform or software, which allows the user to continue working on the presentation in Google Slides. Converting a presentation to Google Slides means converting a presentation initially made in another format.

Can I edit my import slides into Google Slides?

Yes, you can, but first, you must follow the steps above to import presentation slides in Google Slides.

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