“Unsupported video type or invalid file path” error for Skype Meeting Broadcast attendees

PROBLEM

You create a PowerPoint presentation that contains an embedded video, such as an MP4 file. You upload the PowerPoint presentation into Skype Meeting Broadcast. When you start the broadcast, event team members can view the presentation. However, attendees of the broadcast receive the following error message: 
unsupported video type or invalid file path

SOLUTION

This is expected behavior. Embedded video in a PowerPoint presentation isn't supported in Skype Meeting Broadcast. For more information, see the Skype Meeting Broadcast roles section of the following Microsoft website: What is a Skype Meeting Broadcast?.

MORE INFORMATION

For more information, see the following Microsoft website: Manage a Skype Meeting Broadcast event.

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Article ID: 3141331 - Last Review: Dec 29, 2016 - Revision: 1

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