How to Link a Word Document to a PowerPoint Document

By Chad Buleen

Linking a Word document to a PowerPoint document can be necessary if you want to have easy access to Word documents while you present a PowerPoint presentation. The process you follow to link a Word document to a PowerPoint document is similar to the process you follow to insert a website hyperlink into your PowerPoint presentation.

Step 1

Click on the text or image in the PowerPoint presentation to which you want the Word document to be linked.

Step 2

Click the "Insert" menu and select "Hyperlink."

Step 3

Click "Existing File or Web Page" and use the navigation tool to locate the Word document. Click "OK."