Tips & Tricks

This page contains tips & tricks for supporting instruction at Michigan Public Health. If you know of something that should be added to this page, please email us at sph.instruction@umich.edu.

Instructions for converting PDFs to PowerPoint

  1. Use the PDF Converter website to convert a PDF to a one or more of image files (.jpg).
  2. Add all the images as slides using the photo album tool in PowerPoint. Instructions.

Instructions for using PollEverywhere with html slides

For those who wish to use PollEverywhere with html slides, use this code snippet to embed polls and use the PollEverywhere app to activate polls and toggle the results on/off from your phone:

<iframe src="https://embed.polleverywhere.com/multiple_choice_polls/XIwWr4tpt5wnRLp?controls=presentation&force=--+none+--&push=manual" width="100%" height="100%" frameBorder="0"></iframe>

Turn Off Slide Advancement by Screen Tap

View this slideshow for instructions.