Unfortunate Audio Icon Needs Replacing

Idea created by Peter Bruni on Oct 8, 2015
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    Linking to an audio file I get a large slightly rectangular playback icon on my course page (shown below). This graphic is way too large and the wrong shape. What I want in its place is the thin horizontal black playback line (shown below) that comes up after I click the grotesque icon. Can you fix this so all users see is the thin black playback line?  Thank you for your efforts at this!

     

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    February 2016 update from Allison Weiss

     

    Thanks, everyone, for your comments. I'm hearing two things from the discussion here: one, that it would be nice to have a little more flexibility about how a video or audio clip is presented on the page and two, it might be worth looking at a more modern "thumbnail" look and feel. Both are valid ideas. I will share this with the team that handles media in Canvas. Please be aware, however, that this is not a near-term priority.

     

    Keep commenting, though, and we'll archive this one until we can focus more of our attention on media presentation and media management.