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 username and password and click continue.

Insert a video

  1. Create either:
    • An announcement
    • Content item
    • Discussion Board
    • Blog
    • Journal
    • Wiki
    • An assignment
  2. Enter a name in the Name textbox.
  3. In the Text Editor, click on the Add Content button.

name textbox selected, add content button select

  1. ​Click on Kaltura Media.

Kaltura Media selected

  1. Click on the Select button to choose a video that you would like to insert.
  2. Alternatively, click on the + Add New button upload a new video. Refer to the My Media guide and the Upload a video section.

select and add new button selected

  1. The media will be displayed in the Textbox editor.
  2. Click on the Submit button to complete the process.

video selected in textbox editor, submit button selected

Delete the video

  1. Select and highlight the displayed media information.
  2. Press the Delete key on your keyboard or click on the Undo button in the Text Editor.

Note: Exercise caution when selecting the media as the deletion might affect other text etc in your message.

  1. Click on the Submit button to finalise the process.

undo button selected, video selected, submit button selected