Presenting from PowerPoint on a tablet

The mobile edition of PowerPoint makes it convenient to work on your presentation slide deck while on the go. It’s not great for presenting. Sometimes things happen and you find yourself with no other option than to present from your tablet. The problem is the PowerPoint mobile app doesn’t work with other standalone mobile apps, including Poll Everywhere.

Never fear. Poll Everywhere hasn’t left you high and dry. We’ve developed the Poll Everywhere for Office 365 add-in.

Helpful tips

If you will presenting from a computer, we recommend that you use the standalone Poll Everywhere Presenter app. However, if you need to present from PowerPoint on a tablet, here are a couple things to keep in mind.

  • The PowerPoint mobile app doesn’t work with the standalone Poll Everywhere mobile app. You will need to use the Poll Everywhere for Office 365 add-in rather than the Poll Everywhere mobile app. You will find this in the Add-ins section of PowerPoint on your tablet.

  • You will need to add activities to your slide deck using the Poll Everywhere for Office 365 add-in rather than the Poll Everywhere presentation app.

Here are some articles to help get you up and running using the Poll Everywhere for Office 365 add-in.

Further resources

Resources

Find out more about using Poll Everywhere to delight your audience, class, or colleagues.