Google maps in a Powerpoint presentation

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  1. Shu

    Shu OT Supporter

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    Is there any way to use google maps in a Powerpoint presentation? Not just a screen shot, but the ability to move the map around etc... Similar to when you add a google map to a website? :hs:
     
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    I believe you can embed IE OLE style?
     
  3. Shu

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    uhhh, not sure what you mean :wtc:
     
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    Check powerpoint's help for embedding an application so you can embed internet explorer.
     
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    Why not just have a link to your map, then click it and have it open your browser? You're going to need internet connectivity to use Google Maps anyway.
     
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    Do you need it to be interactive or would a flash movie of you moving it around do it for you?
     
  8. Shu

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    Thanks for the help guys. I think I'll just link Google maps to a screen shot within the PowerPoint to keep it simple.
     

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