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Downloading and installing Prezi for Desktop

 

Installation and system requirements

Installing Prezi for Desktop requires about 650MB but can vary by 1-2MB from one release to the next.

Note: Prezi for Desktop is available for download on both Windows and Mac and can be used with a Prezi Plus or higher license. Luckily it’s a breeze to upgrade your license and get access to this and all the other great features our Prezi plans have to offer.

Minimum requirements for running Prezi for Desktop

Windows: Windows 7 SP1 or newer with updated drivers, DirectX 9 or higher, and a minimum of 4 GB RAM
Mac: OS X 10.11 or higher with a minimum of 4 GB RAM

Note: Prezi for Desktop is not supported on Linux.

Downloading

You must be logged in to your Prezi account to begin downloading the app. If you are already logged in, you can download the Prezi for Desktop here.

To log in:

  1. Go to www.prezi.com and click Log in.
  2. Enter your email and password and click Log in.

From your dashboard, click Get Prezi for Desktop in the bottom left corner of your screen.

Downloading

Note: The download will start automatically. If it doesn’t, click restart the download. It may take a few moments depending on your Internet connection.

Installing

Once the download completes, locate and open the file on your computer to begin installing Prezi for Desktop. You can access the file directly from your browser or by opening the saved file on your computer.

Windows
  1. You can begin installing the app by opening it directly from your browser, or by opening the downloaded Prezi for Desktop application (.EXE file) on your computer. The default download folder in Windows is “Downloads”. 
  2. Open the Prezi for Desktop file to start the installation, then click Run.Installing
  3. After installing, Prezi for Desktop will automatically create a shortcut on your desktop.
  4. Double-click on the Prezi for Desktop icon, then log in with your email and password.Logging
Mac
  1. You can begin installing the app by opening it directly from your browser, or by opening the downloaded Prezi for Desktop application (.DMG file) on your computer. The default download folder in Mac is “Downloads”. Downloading
  2. Open the Prezi for Desktop file to start the installation, then drag and drop the Prezi for Desktop icon into the “Applications” folder. Installing
  3. After installing, open Prezi for Desktop.
  4. Double-click on the Prezi for Desktop icon, then log in with your email and password. Logging
Pro Tip: Want to learn about downloading and installing the Prezi Video desktop app? Please read this article for more information.
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