Hyperlinks in PowerPoint are similar to links you might have seen on a web site. They allow you to jump back and forth between specific slides in your presentation, to movie files that don’t work on PowerPoint slides, to other files, or to a webpage (if you are connected to the Internet). If you have an Internet connection, this is the easiest way to show YouTube or other videos that are already online, but remember, you will move from
the PowerPoint presentation to the web browser. You’ll then need to click back to your presentation (or use Alt-Tab on the keyboard).
The hyperlink only works in the Slide Show View. Remember, you need to have a live connection to the Internet for this to work. If you’ve saved the file locally on your computer, you can navigate to it and then click the OK button.
If you want to link to another slide in your presentation,