Media content created or uploaded into the Video Platform can be shared directly through Blackboard. This makes it simple for Content Creators and Users to add video content to Blackboard.
Accessing the Media Chooser
The Video Platform Media Chooser is available through Blackboard.
- Choose the desired course by accessing the Courses Menu on Blackboard or selecting the Course from the Blackboard Home screen.
- Select Announcements or Discussions and create a new post.
- Click on the arrow next to Mashups on the WYSIWYG editor and choose the YuJa Media Chooser. The Video Platform Media Chooser is available in all WYSIWYG or “what you see is what you get” visual HTML editors available through Blackboard, including Announcements and Discussions.
Depending on your version of Blackboard, the YuJa Media Chooser may be located under the + icon in the WYSIWYG visual HTML editor.
Using the Video Platform Media Chooser
The Media Chooser allows Content Creators and Users to locate media content to share within Blackboard.
- Select Download to download the YuJa Software Capture application to the local device.
- Select Record to launch the YuJa Software Capture application to create a new recording.
- Upload a new Video, Audio, Document, Link, or VR Video file to the Video Platform.
- Search for existing Video Platform content under Media and select the content to share.
- Click on Insert Video to embed the video into the Blackboard post.
- Complete the post as desired and publish to Blackboard.