How do I add an image or video to a comment in the Canvas Community?

Document created by Canvas Doc Team Employee on Jun 22, 2018Last modified by Canvas Doc Team Employee on Sep 24, 2018
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Commenting on various content items (e.g., blog posts, documents, discussions, ideas, questions, etc.) is a strong part of community participation. Making your comments richer with media, images, and photos can help to enhance your thoughts and feedback.

Open Content

Content items include documents, discussions, questions, blog posts, events, polls, and ideas.

Add Comment

Add Comment

To add a comment to blog posts, documents, or ideas, click the Add a comment button [1].

To add a reply to discussions, questions, and other user comments click the Add a reply button [2] or the Reply link [3].

Add Image

Add Image

Click the Image icon.

Select Image from your Computer

Select Image

Choose an image from your computer [1].

To insert an image from your computer, click the Choose File button [2].

Note: You can also drag and drop images and videos from your computer directly into your comment page.

Choose File

Choose File

Locate the file and click the Open button.

Insert Image

In the image description field, enter a description of your image [1] and then click the Insert image button [2].

Select Image from the Web

Select Image from the Web

Enter image URL from the web [1] and enter an image description [2]. Then click the Insert image button [3].

Add Video

Add Video

Click the Video icon.

Note: If you embed a video via HTML, the embed code will be stripped.

Upload Video

Upload Video

To insert a video from your computer, click the Upload a Video button [1].

Choose Video File

Click the Browse button, locate the file on your computer, and upload the video.

Insert Video

Insert Video

Click the Insert Video button.

Embed Video from the Web

Embed Video from the Web

In the URL field, enter the video URL [1] and then click the Import Video button [2].

Insert Video

Insert Video

Click the Insert Video button.

Add Comment

Add Comment

Click the Add Comment button.

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