You can use the New Rich Content Editor to embed video and audio media from external resources.
Several features in Canvas support the New Rich Content Editor, including Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Pages, Quizzes, and Syllabus.
Note: The New Rich Content Editor is currently a course opt-in feature. You can manage your course features in Course Settings.
Open the New Rich Content Editor when creating or editing an announcement, assignment, discussion, page, quiz, or syllabus.
Note: The Rich Content Editor supports keyboard shortcuts. To view the Keyboard Shortcuts menu, click the Keyboard icon or press ALT+F8 (PC keyboard) or ALT+FN+F8 (Mac keyboard).
To embed media from the toolbar, click the Embed icon .
To view the Media icon, you may have to click the Options icon .
You can also embed media using the menubar in the New Rich Content Editor. The menubar displays the title of Rich Content Editor tools and may be preferable for those using keyboard navigation.
To embed media using the menubar, click the Insert menu  and select the Embed option .
Paste the code in the Embed Code field . Then click the Submit button .
Click the Submit button.
Preview your embedded media in the New Rich Content Editor.
Click the Save button.
View the content created in the New Rich Content Editor.
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