Installing Poll Everywhere for Windows

With Poll Everywhere for Windows PowerPoint, you can seamlessly include your Poll Everywhere activities in your PowerPoint presentations by embedding them as slides.

To embed activities into your presentation, you’ll need to install the Poll Everywhere for Windows PowerPoint app.

Helpful Tip: You’ll also need to make sure that the app is installed on the presentation computer if that will be different than the one you setup your presentation on. Check out the article on presenting activities with Poll Everywhere for Windows for more information.

System requirements:
Poll Everywhere for Windows PowerPoint is currently compatible with Windows 7 SP1 or later running PowerPoint 2007 SP3 or later. For a detailed list, visit the system requirements page.

Installing the app

Step 1: Download the Poll Everywhere for Windows PowerPoint app.

Step 2: Locate and double clicking the pollev.exe file you downloaded. (It’s usually found in your Downloads folder depending on how you have your browser configured.)

Poll Everywhere for Windows: Step 2

Step 3: Click the Install button to begin the installation process.

Poll Everywhere for Windows: Step 3

Poll Everywhere for Windows: Step 3

When installation is complete, click the Finish button.

Poll Everywhere for Windows: Step 3

Step 4: Once the app has finished installing, open PowerPoint. You will now see a Poll Everywhere tab.

Poll Everywhere for Windows: Step 4

Step 5. Click the Poll Everywhere tab then select the Log in icon.

Poll Everywhere for Windows: Step 5

Step 6. Sign in using your Poll Everywhere credentials. (If you do not yet have a Poll Everywhere account, the Log in window has a tab where you can sign up for a free account.)

Poll Everywhere for Windows: step 6

Now that you have Poll Everywhere for Windows PowerPoint installed you are ready to start inserting activities into your presentations. Check out the article on inserting activities with Poll Everywhere for Windows PowerPoint for more information.

Trouble Installing Poll Everywhere:
If you are having trouble installing Poll Everywhere for Windows on your work computer, you should reach out to your IT team and have them try the installation method described in the article on using the enterprise installation files.

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