How do I import my PowerPoint presentation into an activity in SoftChalk such as the Photo Album or Slideshow?

If you have PowerPoint 2007, you can do the following:


  1. Within PowerPoint 2007, open a presentation.
  2. Choose Save As.
  3. At the bottom of the window for the Save as type, select JPEG (*.jpg).
  4. Click Save.
  5. At the next window asking what to export, click Every Slide.
  6. A folder will be created with each slide appearing as an image.
  7. Quit PowerPoint.
  8. Start SoftChalk.
  9. Choose Insert/Activity/Photo Album (OR Slideshow).
  10. Click Select Folder.
  11. Select the folder with the slide images you created earlier. Click Open.
  12. Click OK to close the Slideshow Activity window.

For additional options on using PowerPoint content in SoftChalk lessons, please see our PowerPoint Integration Guide.