Share video from my computer

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This page describes how to share video that is saved on your computer after having been created in a software such MS Powerpoint, Snagit. These steps can also apply to video that's been created and saved using mobile devices.

Create a new Lessons page

The Lessons tool is a popular solution to creating online content within Sakai and can display embedded video very effectively. Some information about using the Lessons tool is available at Create a Lessons page.

Click Add Content

Click Add Content and then Add Text.

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Click the Embed Echo360 Media.png Embed Echo360 Media button

Clicking the Embed Echo360 Media button within the text editor's options will allow you to begin uploading your video.

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Open the Upload Existing Media tab

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Switch to the Upload Existing Media tab.

Click the Select Media button

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Upload a video file

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  • Drag a video file into the Select Files to Upload area;
  • or click Select Files to Upload to search your computer for the video file you'd like to submit.

Click Insert

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This step will create an embedded frame for your video. If you'd like to optionally modify the size of the video embed, other options are available in the Size menu.

Click Save

Click the Save button to complete the video embed and allow your students to view the video in Lessons.


More questions about the Videos tool?