Video Guide

Insert a Kaltura Video using the Text Editor (YouTube 1m 22s)


Videos can also be uploaded anywhere there is Visual Textbox Editor (Announcements, Items, Discussion Board, Blogs, Journals, Wikis and Assignments). 

Videos can also be uploaded to Kaltura and directly inserted into a Content Area (Learning Resources or Assessment) using the Tools Menu. Refer to the Insert a video into a Content Area guide.

Refer to the Desktop Recordings tool page for information on creating webcam and screen recordings.

Note: To use Kaltura on campus you must be logged into the UQ Internet Quota System. i.e. Enter any external website address into your browser, enter your user name and password and click continue.

Insert a video

  1. Create either:
    • An announcement
    • Content item
    • Discussion Board
    • Blog
    • Journal
    • Wiki
    • An assignment
  2. In Name, type in a title.
  3. In the Textbox editor, click on the Mashups button.
  4. ​Select Kaltura Media from the drop-down menu.

title of video is setup guide, text editor's mashups button selected and kaltura media circled

  1. Click on the Select button to choose a video that you would like to insert.
  2. Alternatively, upload a new video. 
  3. Refer to the My Media guide.

Kaltura My Media view with Select circled

  1. The media will be displayed in the Textbox editor.

Inserted Kaltura video

  1. Select Submit to complete the process.

submit button circled

Delete the video

  1. Select and highlight the media thumbnail.
  2. Press the Delete key on your keyboard.

Highlighted video ready to be deleted