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Canvas - Embed Kaltura Video into Discussion

This brief document provides instructions on how to embed a Kaltura video into a Canvas discussion.

Every Discussion will have a rich text editor, whether you are starting a new thread or replying to someone within an existing thread:

rich text editor in Canvas


From the rich text editor, you'll want to click on the symbol that looks like a blue V. That's the insert media button:

insert media button


Next, select My Media from the list of options. This will bring up all of the content currently stored in your My Media:

My Media example


Once you've found the video you want to embed, click on the blue </> Embed button. The video will appear in the rich text editor within Canvas:

Canvas rich text editor with embedded video

Once you hit Post Reply, your discussion will be posted, with the embedded media included. It will look something like this:

Embedded media example

Visit this link to learn more about the Kaltura Capture tool.





Keywords:Canvas, Kaltura, video, embed, discussion, media, insert, learning management system, LMS, Capture, Kaltura Capture, Kaltura Media   Doc ID:94798
Owner:Maggie L.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2019-10-03 12:57 CSTUpdated:2019-10-03 13:09 CST
Sites:UW Parkside
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