Embedding Videos Into Your Course

Document created by David Valcarcel on Dec 14, 2017
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To embed a video into your course, navigate to your course page that requires the video and follow the steps.

Step 1:

Edit the page.

edit button

Step 2:

Place the cursor where you want the video to be embedded.

cursor in content page

Step 3:

In the Rich Content Editor, select the "Insert/edit media" button.

insert/edit media button in rich content editor

Step 4:

Select the “Embed” tab.

embed tab

Step 5:

Select and copy your embed code. Be sure to select and copy the entire code.

embed code

Step 6:

Paste your embed code in the Insert/edit media field provided.

Step 7:

Select "Ok."

Okay button

Step 8:

Save your content page.

save button

Step 9 (optional):

If you wish to remove the scroll bars in your video:

  1. Edit the page in HTML mode.
  2. Locate the video embed code.
  3. Select the entire code.
  4. Paste the original embed code to replace the code that allows scroll bars.
  5. Save the page.*

*Do not switch to the Rich Content Editor.

For further assistance with the HTML editor, review the Canvas guide: “How do I embed a video in a page in a course?”