D2L - How to Post a Video in a Discussion

This document will walk you through how to post a Kaltura video to a discussion in D2L.

D2L - How to Post a Video in a Discussion

Once you are in your course in D2L, click on "Discussions" on the grey navigation bar. From there, find the discussion forum that you have to post to.
forum list

Click on the title of the discussion and then click on "Start New Thread".
start new thread

Title your discussion post and the click in the big text area under the title. Click on the "Insert Stuff" button on the far left of the text box. (The Insert Stuff button has play, pause, stop, and fast forward icons on it.)
insert stuff

There will be a list of links on the left hand side, find "My Media" and click on it. This will bring you to a list of all of the videos you have created using Kaltura.
my media

Find the video you'd like to post and click on the surrounding box. (If you click directly on the video name, the video will open instead of being selected.) When the video has been selected, the surrounding box should be a darker grey.
select video

Click on "Next". This will bring you to a preview of the video. If this is the video that you want to post, click "Insert". Your video should now be embedded into your discussion post. From here you can add additional text if necessary and when you're finished, click on "Post".

Keywords:video, kaltura, d2l, discussion, post   Doc ID:80567
Owner:Hannah E.Group:UW Parkside
Created:2018-03-01 13:16 CDTUpdated:2018-03-01 13:24 CDT
Sites:UW Parkside
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