Plex is a media server application that will help you share music, movies, and your other media collection like your other computer, TV, PS3, Xbox360, Android, iOS, and other DLNA-certified devices locally via home network connection, or remotely, as long as you have a Internet connection. Plex announced that it supports wide range of media formats. If your device supports it, Plex will stream it directly. If it doesn’t, Plex will transcode it to an acceptable format for your device. However, many users still can not add powerpoint files PPT/PPS/PPTX/PPSX to Plex for smoothly playback.
In ordet to stream powerpoint ppt/pps/pptx/ppsx files via Plex without problems, the easy option is to convert powerpoint ppt/pps/pptx/ppsx to Plex compatible video files. Along with some help from third party program, it can be done effortlessly. Here we take UFUSoft PPT to Video Converter for instance to show you how to get powerpoint ppt/pps/pptx/ppsx and Plex to play nicely. This app is professional on fast transcoding powerpoint to Plex with MP4 format (the most compatible video format for Plex) without quality loss.
How to play powerpoint PPT/PPS/PPTX/PPSX files via Plex?
Step 1: Load original powerpoint ppt/pps/pptx/ppsx files
Click “Add” button on the main interface to load your powerpoint ppt/pps/pptx/ppsx files to the program. (Drag&Drop function is included.)
Step 2: Select output format
Click “Format” and choose MP4 from “Common Video” as output format, which can be recognized by Plex easily.
Adjust the video and audio parameters including the Bitrate of Video&Audio, Video Size, Sample Rate, Frame Rate, Audio Channels, etc., by clicking the “Settings” button on the main interface for getting the best quality.
Step 3: Start Powerpoint ppt/pps/pptx/ppsx to Plex Conversion
Tap the Conversion button on the main interface to start transcoding powerpoint ppt/pps/pptx/ppsx to Plex Media Server.
The process will be finished soon. After the conversion, you can easily find the encoded powerpoint ppt/pps/pptx/ppsx video clips in the destination folder by clicking “Open”button for playing and sharing to your other devices via Plex Media Server.