en WordPress.com Forums › Support embedding a powerpoint Author Posts August 19, 2012 at 5:04 pm #982755 womeninenergyMember I embedded a powerpoint but it posted with a big black space above and below: http://womeninenergy.wordpress.com/2012/08/19/maryland-women-in-energy-and-climate-map/. How do I get rid of the black space? Blog url: http://womeninenergy.wordpress.com/ The blog I need help with is womeninenergy.wordpress.com. August 19, 2012 at 5:07 pm #982886 timethiefMember If you want to embed the document itself into a post, then you will have to use a third party application like Scribd or Google Docs. See here: http://en.support.wordpress.com/accepted-filetypes/ http://en.support.wordpress.com/uploading-documents/ http://en.support.wordpress.com/scribd/ http://en.support.wordpress.com/google-docs/ August 19, 2012 at 6:27 pm #982938 womeninenergyMember Thank you for the quick response. I did use google docs to embed, but the problem is the black space above and below. How do I get rid of the black space? August 19, 2012 at 6:34 pm #982942 timethiefMember I’m sorry I can’t help you. Hopefully, another Volunteer will be able to but if not then Staff will. August 20, 2012 at 6:01 am #983010 macmanxStaff If you edit your post, you’ll notice a height declaration in the shortcode. Try decreasing that to 600. Also, make sure that you specifically follow this guide in the future: http://en.support.wordpress.com/google-docs/ Author Posts The topic ‘embedding a powerpoint’ is closed to new replies.