To upload a video file into Canvas follow the steps outlined below:
NOTE: Just because you have uploaded a video into Canvas does not mean it is visible to students. To make a video visible it must be embedded into your course content. Learn learn how to do this visit this article. How do I embed a video in Canvas?
- Open My Media
- Select My Media from the Course Navigation.
- Select Add New
- Select Media Upload
- Click Media Upload from the drop-down menu and select a video from your computer files to upload.
- Edit Media Information
- The name field of the file is required, it will autofill with the original file name but you can edit this. The Description field and Tag field are optional.
- Select Save
Note: You can also access your My Media in Canvas by clicking the Account link in the Global Navigation, select the Profile link and a My Media link will be listed.
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