Creating and Uploading Video and Audio

Kaltura allows users to create and upload video and audio to eLC to share with other users.


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Creating a CaptureSpace Recording

Kaltura CaptureSpace can be used to record your screen, webcam, or a classroom discussion. The following steps outline to process to create these recordings.


To begin, select Kaltura from the navigation bar on the MyHome screen. Then, click My Media.


Click Kaltura. Select My media


This will open a page called "My Media" which shows all of the Kaltura media you own. Click the Add New. From the dropdown menu, select Record a Presentation.


Select record presentation.


If you have never used CaptureSpace before, you will be prompted to download the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop recorder. (If you've previously downloaded the recorder, it will open automatically.) If needed, download the recorder and open the application. 




Select what you'd like to record:

  • If you select an option with Screen, you will be prompted to select either Full Screen, or a specific area of the screen to record before recording.
  • If you select Webcam or Voice, the recording will start after a 5 second countdown.


Kaltura Recording Options


Once the recording starts, the CaptureSpace toolbar will be down at the bottom of your screen. You can Pause your recording, then start again by clicking Play, or click Done to end the recording.


CaptureSpace toolbar


Once you click Done, CaptureSpace will process your recording and allow you to review the file. You can also make edits at this point. Once you're satisfied with your recording, click Done. However, f you want to record again, click Cancel to start over.


Editing and Saving Your Recording


Once you click Done, you will be prompted to give the video a name and description. Add the information. Click Upload to upload the video to Kaltura, Preview to view the video again, and Save to save the file locally to your computer.


Naming and Uploading Your Recording


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Uploading an Existing Video

My Media is a space where instructors and students can upload existing video to be shared with others within eLC courses. 


To begin, select Kaltura from the navigation bar on the MyHome screen. Then, click My Media.


Click Kaltura. Select My Media.

Click Add New. Then, select Media Upload


Select Upload.


Either Drag and Drop a file within the Upload Media area or click Choose a file to upload and locate the video file you wish to upload.


Drag and drop or click add.


Once your file has uploaded, give it a name and a description. Click Save.


Name the file. Click save.


Your video is now published in My Media.


Published video


In order to share your media with students in eLC, the audio or video must be added to the Course Gallery. Please see our documentation on Sharing Kaltura Audio and Video to learn the steps to add video and audio to your Course Gallery. 


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