Creating and Uploading Video and Audio

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

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Creating a Kaltura Capture Recording

Kaltura Capture 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 Kaltura Capture.


Click Add New. Select Kaltura Capture.


If you have never used Kaltura Capture before, you will be prompted to download the Kaltura Capture 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.
  • You can turn on any of the three selections by clicking on the desktop, webcam, or voice icons


Kalture Capture Tool Bar


Once the recording starts, the Kaltura Capture toolbar will be down at the bottom of your screen. You can Pause your recording, and then start again by clicking the red record button. When you have completed the recording, hit the stop button and select Yes, Stop it


Kaltura Capture Tool Bar


Once you have clicked Yes, Stop it, Kaltura Capture will process your recording and allow you to review the file. Additionally, you will be prompted to give the video a name and description. Add the information.


When you're satisfied with your recording, click Save to save the file locally to your computer or Save and Upload to upload the video to Kaltura. However, if you want to record again, click New Recording to start over.


Uploading the 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


Click Add New. Select Media 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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