How to Make a Slideshow on Windows 10 | SmartSHOW 3D
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Fully compatible with Windows 11, 10, 8, 7
How to make a slideshow on Windows 10

How to Make a Slideshow on Windows 10

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There are plenty of options for Windows users who need to put a slideshow together, but very few "great" ones. In a search for the best slideshow program, you'll probably come across several softwares that are easy to use and understand, but lack important features. The programs that do have high-quality features tend to be expensive and tricky to navigate.

Today's users won't settle for one or the other. They're seeking a slideshow maker for Windows 10 that gets the job done, without breaking the bank or requiring hours of practice to master. That's why so many are flocking to SmartSHOW 3D and not looking back.

Become a Video-Making Maven in Just 5 Minutes

If you've always wanted to create beautiful videos but never developed the skills, now is your time to shine! Get ready to impress your friends, family, and social media followers with a polished, professional-looking photo slideshow. They won't believe you made it in only 5 minutes!

Just use one of SmartSHOW 3D's dozens of pre-designed themes. Whether you're showing off travel photography, sharing treasured wedding memories, or putting together entertainment for a surprise party, it's a snap to create stunning video from photos, every time. Have a look at a sample slideshow created with one of the ready-made templates:

Ready to make your slideshow? Follow the steps below and step into the shoes of a movie maker!

How to Make a Slideshow with Music on Windows 10

Think that making a picture slideshow is difficult? It isn’t. This process is quite simple once you break it down into several steps. Let’s walk through them together.

Step 1. Install and Run SmartSHOW 3D on Your PC

Click the button below for a speedy download of SmartSHOW 3D, then find the program on your computer and open it up! The startup wizard will appear to help you begin. Now you're ready to get started with your new slideshow maker.

Fully compatible with Windows 11, 10, 8, 7

Step 2. Find a Perfect Template for Your Picture Slideshow

Get professional results in 5 minutes with a ready-made theme or get creative and start from scratch, it's up to you! With more than 200 templates to choose from, you're off to a quick start either way. Look over a vast collection of themes, then explore the titles, collages, and clips SmartSHOW 3D has to offer as you add photos to your project.

Pick a project format and add your pictures Choose a suitable project format and add your pictures

Step 3. Choose from Hundreds of Awesome Effects

Drag and drop effects into your project with ease using this Windows 10 slideshow maker! Add snow to your winter photo slideshow or use complex effects to combine rotation, zoom, and more into one animation. Incorporate highlights, textures, 3D, and glow effects to really make your photos pop. Make it even more exciting by creating your own transitions in the Transition Wizard.

Use 3D slideshow effects Spice up your slideshow with stunning effects

Step 4. Pick the Soundtrack and Add Voice Comments

SmartSHOW 3D comes with 200+ music tracks and sound effects -- all completely royalty-free! With so many to choose from, you can match the mood of any slide. Synchronize your slideshow with the music for a movie-like experience. Then, record voice commentary with your default microphone to personalize your video.

Add music and voice comments to your slideshow Set the mood of your slideshow with music and add voice comments to tell a story

Step 5. Create Your Slideshow with Music on Windows 10

Want to watch your video on the go or share it with millions on YouTube? No problem. After you've perfected your slideshow, use specialized save settings to optimize it for TV sets, mobile devices, or burn it straight to a DVD. Create as many copies as you want or need! Now you're ready to start working on your next video masterpiece.

Save and share your Windows 10 slideshow Save your creation in a suitable format to share it with your friends and family

Tired of the Native Slideshow Software for Windows 10?

Are you really getting everything you need out of the current Windows Photo Movie Editor? Although it comes with the operating system, it's lacking in both features and convenience. SmartSHOW 3D is a different story as this app comes with a plethora of nifty features. Have a look at what this slideshow maker offers you.

Rich Template Collection

SmartSHOW 3D brings you over 200 ready-to-use templates. Professionally designed themes will help you create a gorgeous slideshow in just a few minutes. There are templates for almost any occasion (wedding, birthday, seasonal holidays), as well as beautiful multi-purpose themes.

Cool Effects for Days

With a collection of 400+ animations, transitions and nature effects, you can make any artistic vision of yours a reality. Use effects to animate your slides, add transitions to turn your video into a bona fide movie, sprinkle in nature effects like rain or bubbles to give your project a magical feel.

Customizable Animation

If you are a true artist at heart, you’ll love the idea of creating your own motion animation. SmartSHOW 3D comes with an intuitive effects module where you can design your own animation using keyframes. Arrange separate layers, animate them the way you want, and you’ll get a one-of-a-kind video.

Royalty-Free Music Library

Now there is no need to surf the Internet for a cool soundtrack because this software has over 200 built-in tracks. All the tracks are free to use and are divided into categories according to their genre, tempo, and mood. So whatever your project theme is, you are sure to find the perfect tune for it.

30+ Export Options

No matter how you want to showcase your video - SmartSHOW 3D has a saving option for it. Want to watch your project on a TV? Wish to create a DVD slideshow on your Windows 10 PC? What about uploading your video to your Facebook page or YouTube channel? You can do it all.

Even if it is your first time making a slide show on Windows 10, you’ll surely have a blast with SmartSHOW 3D. Its abundance of awesome effects, beautiful templates, and overall ease of use mean that you’ll never have to resort to the likes of Microsoft Photos or other subpar programs for creating a slideshow. With SmartSHOW 3D, you’ll make a unique project of any kind - a birthday, wedding, or a memorial video.

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Compatible with Windows 11, 10, 8, 7