Kaltura – Common Questions

Important Notice: Users of DU VideoManager, DU CourseMedia videos (excluding images and audio), TechSmith Relay, Relay Wrangler, and faculty who are using videos in Canvas, will be impacted by the transition over to Kaltura, which will be a campus-wide rollout beginning in the Spring Quarter of 2020. What is Kaltura? Kaltura is a campus-wide video […]

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Using ZOOM in Your Canvas Course

As of March 21st 2020, ZOOM is now activated in all DU Canvas course shells. Please take a look at this ZOOM – Canvas Resource Guide. Do instructors need to download the ZOOM app before they start their meeting?Yes, it is recommended that instructors download the ZOOM computer app. Download the ZOOM client app and […]

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Popular ZOOM Tutorial Videos

Teaching with ZOOM – Keeping students engaged and learning (Jae McQueen and Alex Martinez) This video covers how to increase student engagement using ZOOM features like breakout rooms, chat, and poll questions. Specific Tasks How to create a recorded video using ZOOM with PowerPoint or any other program on your computer. Includes instructions for students […]

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Creating Instructional Videos

These videos will help you design and produce instructional videos using Kaltura and ZOOM. Tips for creating instructional videos How to use Kaltura Capture to create instructional videos How to create math videos Shashank Kanade – Department of Mathematics Materials used: Smartphone, Smartphone camera holder, paper and markers. Example 2 used Android tablet, LecturNotes, Screen […]

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Copying ZOOM videos to your Kaltura account

Overview: These steps will help you transfer your ZOOM video recordings to Kaltura. Here are some reasons why this is important: Preserve your important ZOOM recordings to avoid system deletion. Once in Kaltura, you can share them via a Canvas course or outside of Canvas using a public web link. Kaltura offers group management and […]

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Creating a Digital Storytelling Project

On this page, we demonstrate how to create a video digital story using Animoto and Apple iMovie. Creating a Digital Story using Animoto.com How I used Animoto to create the video above. This video was created using https://animoto.com/. They have a month-to-month plan for $9/month. Add images into your project and don’t forget to cite […]

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Using ZOOM to Record an Interview Video

Overview ZOOM allows you to record your computer webcam and voice to create a video that you can share with others. In this tutorial, we will illustrate how to use the ZOOM Cloud Recording option to record webcam interview and share the video with someone. What You Will Need A computer webcam and microphone. Many […]

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Kaltura – Adding a Single Video to Your Canvas Course

Overview Kaltura allows you to upload and share video, images. and audio files. You can share your media on Canvas pages, discussion board, assignments, and the Kaltura Media Gallery. Note: If you have not activated Kaltura in your Canvas course yet, please follow these instructions – How to activate Kaltura in my Canvas course. Adding […]

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Kaltura – Creating a Video Assignment in Canvas (instructor view)

Overview Video  Below are some instructions on how to create a Canvas video assignment for students. It’s a 4 step process: Instructor creates a video assignment in Canvas. Student use the Kaltura Capture software to record and upload their video. Student attaches their video to your Canvas assignment. Instructor grades the video using the […]

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Kaltura – Recording Instructions For Student Interviews

These instructions are for students that need to record themselves as part of a class assignment. What you will need: Kaltura activated in your Canvas course (instructor responsibility) Kaltura Capture, a free software available in your Canvas course. A quiet room with good lighting. A computer with a webcam and microphone. At least 2GB of free […]

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Kaltura – Submitting a Video Assignment (Student View)

If an instructor has created a video assignment as outlined in  “Kaltura – Creating a Video Assignment in Canvas“, the instructor can send the following instructions below to students to help them upload their video assignment using the Kaltura My Media tool. Note: Upload or record your video assignment using Canvas My Media. You can […]

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Kaltura – Screen and webcam recordings

Overview Video of Kaltura Personal Capture Kaltura Capture is a program that makes it easy for users to create and upload videos to Kaltura through Canvas or MediaSpace.  This software available for Windows or Mac. Kaltura Capture is available to all current faculty, staff, and students in Canvas.  Learn how to activate Kaltura in Canvas. […]

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Kaltura – Editing Closed Captions

This article describes how to edit captions for videos you have uploaded into Kaltura. Please note that Kaltura will automatically create video captions for each video you upload. Captions might take 10-30 minutes to be produced depending on the duration of your video. The screenshots illustrate Kaltura within Canvas but the process is the same […]

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Kaltura – Videos not playing in Canvas – 3rd party cookies

Overview Some people using Mac Safari or Google Chrome will see an error message when accessing Kaltura pages in Canvas. The message states: “It seems your browser is blocking 3rd party session cookies which are required for the Kaltura application. To resolve this issue, please update your settings to allow 3rd party cookies.“ Solution for […]

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Kaltura: Interactive Video Quiz & Canvas Gradebook

How to create interactive video quiz questions using Kaltura and Canvas Assignments Instructions Kaltura offers the ability to add quiz questions to any video uploaded into Kaltura. This provides Canvas instructors a simple way to create and edit online quizzes custom-tailored to the needs of their users. Related Resource: Kaltura Video Report & Analytics Step […]

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Kaltura: View Quiz Reports and Analytics

How to View Quiz Reports and Analytics Kaltura enables quiz creators to get analytics about the quiz and the users taking it. The instructor report is located by clicking Analytics for the video quiz. A video quiz object can be placed on any Canvas page. Instructor View of Quiz Results Instructors can view quiz results […]

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Kaltura – Video Editing Tools Overview

Once you have Kaltura activated in Canvas, go to: Click My Media and click on a video you have uploaded into Kaltura. Click on the Actions and select Launch Editor Click Kaltura Video Editing Tools gives video owners the ability to do minor editing after uploading a video to Canvas-Kaltura. Kaltura Video Editing Tools supports the […]

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My students can no longer access my ZOOM Cloud recordings

Two possible reasons why this is happening:1. All Canvas ZOOM Cloud recordings are now private by default in Canvas. 2. All new ZOOM Cloud recordings are now password protected. Publish your Canvas ZOOM recordings All Canvas ZOOM recordings are private by default. The meeting host (course instructor) will need to go to their Canvas course […]

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