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There are some basic Microsoft Office skills you will need to succeed at Hodges. If you need help, Microsoft provides articles and video tutorials to assist you with its software.

Using the Virtual Lab

Microsoft Office Suite productsNo Microsoft Office products at home? Need to use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook, or Access for an assignment? No worries!

Access the HU Virtual Lab for the complete Microsoft Office Suite 2013, plus Autodesk 2015 and Microsoft Project 2010. Download full instructions on accessing and using the Virtual Lab.

Note: the Virtual Lab does not permit installation of any Office products.

Struggling? Google It!

Embed YouTube Videos in PowerPoint

To embed a video in PowerPoint for Windows, you can insert a hyperlink to YouTube without needing to download anything. Simply follow WikiHow's step-by-step instructions or watch the video tutorial below.


To embed a video in PowerPoint for Mac, you must download the video, then add it to your PowerPoint. On a Mac, you can't link out to YouTube.

To embed a video on PPT for Mac, please watch this video tutorial (University of Hawaii) or follow these step-by-step instructions (WikiHow).

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