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Pear Deck for PowerPoint Online Administrator Installation Guide


With the Pear Deck for PowerPoint Online Add-in, teachers can add the magic of formative assessments and interactive slides directly to PowerPoint Online presentations. This page is for administrators who want to give teachers access to the Pear Deck Add-in. It's free and teachers can make an unlimited number of presentations with it (learn about Premium plans).  If you're a teacher or individual Microsoft Office 365 user, click here.

Deploy the Pear Deck Add-in to users in your organization

  1. Before you begin, Determine if Centralized Deployment of add-ins works for your organization.
  2. Follow the instructions on the Microsoft Office Admin support page titled Manage Deployment of Add-ins. Be sure to search for Pear Deck in the Office store. You'll be able to deploy the add-in to EveryoneSpecific users/groups or Just me.
  3. Once you have completed the deployment, users who got the Add-in can open Pear Deck in PowerPoint Online by clicking Home > More options > Pear Deck. Please note that Pear Deck is only available in the Online Version of PowerPoint.Ppt, home, more options, pear deck, with arrows

    Going forward, teachers can learn the basics on the
    Getting Started with Pear Deck Slides page. If you have questions for us, please email help@peardeck.com.