Slido for PowerPoint
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Slido for Powerpoint crashing + error message if not crashing
Hello,I’ve been trying to use Slido for Powerpoint on a corporate network and when the add-in is activated, it either crash at launch or I’m receiving an error message.Is it a recurring issue?We already tried to change the User Account Control settings but it didn’t change anything.Best regards,Ludovic
Would the PowerPoint presentation work if i plug it in in a different computer?
Hi there, so I have a presentation assignment and I put Slido in my PowerPoint file. If I saved that PPT file on a flashdisk, plug it in on my school computer on the presentation day, would it still functioning like it is on my personal computer?
Slido in PowerPoint does not start in Teams presentation mode
Hi,I installed the Powerpoint-AddIn today (24th of January 21) but Slido is not automatically starting in ppt when I share it in presetation mode via Teams. When I share my desktop. It works. I understood from other discussions that this bug was known an that there was a bug fix by a higer slido version, but obvioulsy this is still not working. Any idea ? RegardsKatja
Only one event showing in Slido panel in powerpoint
I have created one presentation with Slido interactions embedded.I am trying to creat a second presentation for a different event but I cannot create a new event through powerpoint (it only shows the first event) I created a new event on the slido website but I cannot see this event in powerpointHow do I resolve this?
Powerpoint Slide Transitions setting
For smoother transition between Powerpoint slides and Slido questions, I have found that it is best to set the Transition on your Slido slides, to none rather than fade or anything else. Otherwise you will see the Slido placeholder first before Slido loads the question webpage because that operation does not occur until the powerpoint transition is complete.
Is there a way to eliminate "Get Ready" in quizzes?
I created a quiz in powerpoint, with normal slide interspersed between the Slido quiz slides. If a normal slide separates 2 Slido quiz slides then, the audience first sees “Get Ready” on the screen (see image) and the presenter needs to click again. “Get Ready” is not shown between consecutive Slido slides.Is there any way to skip this screen?thanksJosh
How to show interim leaderboard for quiz in PowerPoint?
I’m running a quiz built using the powerpoint plugin. After each question, I am displaying a slide to explain the correct answer.I’d like to also display interim leaderboard along the way, but I want to display them after the answer explanation slide. The “Show leaderboard” option after each quiz question will show the interim leaderboard before the answer explanation slide that I created.Is there any other way to show an interim leaderboard or is that checkbox the only way to do it?thanksJosh
Better layout for open ended questions
We’re considering switching from Menti beacuse of your better google slides integration. However, one thing that is holding me back is the open ended question format. Here Menti allows to show much more on one slide: Maybe this is something you can add/improve on slido?
Powerpoint pluginn network error
Hi, When I open Powerpoint I can see Slido. After pressing the box appears however I get a message stating ‘network error please check your connection and retry’. I have run the check.me and everything is green. I am on the internet so the network connect seems fine. Can you help?
I can't see the Slido bar at Powerpoint
As I can read, some other users had the same issues some months ago. I prepared the polls in Slido an try now to implement the existing ones in Powerpoint. But there are no polls.Sometimes I do see the event, but no polls, sometimes, I even don’t see the event. I have that problem for some weeks, now. It worked great over the last year. I work with the latest update and I am quite confuses and upset. What can or should I do?
Bumping out of presenter view in PowerPoint
I’m using presenter mode for PowerPoint and when I get to the Slido slide it pops out of presenter mode into a full screen display. When I press the arrow key to move to the next slide I am no longer in presenter mode, all I see is the full slide screen. Has anyone else encountered this issue? Thank you!
How to effectively pause sharing when using PPT, Slido, and Zoom
We’ve been using a lot of Slido integrated into our PPT presentations. Often we share, pause sharing to see our team in Zoom, and then reshare. When I return to sharing my screen and presenting PPT slides with Slido, the presentation starts at the beginning again, rather than resuming where we were. Is this a known issue and does anyone know how to prevent it?
What URLs does Slido for Powerpoint use?
Hello,we use a proxy device for Internet access, does anyone know what urls the slido add on uses to connect?We are able to connect to slido from any browser without any problems.When we try to connect via powerpoint, it needs further authentication.We have allowed https://powerpoint-addin.sli.do Thanks
Can I use the same event for multiple PowerPoint presentations?
Can different PowerPoint presentations refer to the same Slido event? I am planning to use in class. Sometimes, I’m not 100% sure how much will be covered in a single lecture. If I get to the end of one PowerPoint presentation, and want to start the next, can both of those presentations refer to the same Slide event? I don’t want to have to switch events in the middle of class.Or do I need to set up a new hashtag for each slide deck?
What to do if PowerPoint plugin does not show all the events?
Hi,I was going to insert a poll into an already existing presentation using the PowerPoint plugin. When I press the button, on the right side of the screen I can’t see all the events I have in my (free) account. I see only one of them.If I do the same steps in a fresh presentation everything works fine and I can see all the events.I tried to copy the working slide from the fresh presentation to the already existing one but it doesn’t work.I tried to log out and in again but not solving the problem.Any idea?Thanks. Stefano
Slido green button does not appear in the Home bar
The Slido green button does not appear in the Home bar for me. I’ve downloaded Slido for Powerpoint three times and installed (and uninstalled, and reinstalled) it three times. I’ve restarted PowerPoint every time. I’m running Microsoft Office Home and Student 2016 (PowerPoint Version 2010, Build 13328.20356). I’d really like to use this tool, but how do I get it to integrate with PowerPoint?
👋 Welcome to the Slido for PowerPoint category!
Hi and welcome to Slido for PowerPoint community! This is a dedicated space for you to leave your feedback on the integration and I (Martin Broz) will be here to listen and answer any of your questions! We have some great news for you this week - we’ll be slowly rolling out the integration, making it available to a larger group of customers in the upcoming weeks. You can request access to Slido for PowerPoint beta here. If you’ve tried the integration already - please let us know what you think and share your experience with us in the threads below! If you have any questions about how to use the integration, don’t hesitate to start a topic and ask a question, right here in the Slido for PowerPoint category! We’re very excited to be launching this integration, including you in the process and we can’t wait to hear all your feedback!
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