How to Upload and Publish Media to a Course with Kaltura Using Build Content

Kaltura offers several ways to upload media directly to your course. This assumes you have a media file on your computer that you area ready to upload.

Step 1

Select any content area where you want your media (e.g. video) to be placed.

Step 2

Click on Build Content and select Kaltura Media.

Step 3

On the My Media choose the Add New button and Media Upload to upload new media (or select an existing item).

Step 4

Click Choose a file to upload then locate and select a media from your computer.

Step 5

While the media is uploading, give the item a Name and Save.

Step 6

Once the media upload has finished click "Back to Browse and Embed" at the bottom of the screen.

Step 7

Click the Select button next to your media.

Step 8

Name the item, choose any options, and Submit.

Suggestions for Successful Uploads

  • Some browsers limit upload file size to 2 GB.
  • Do not leave the page until your upload status is green and says "done."
  • Make sure you are using a fast Internet connection and that the computer does not sleep during the upload process.
  • After content is uploaded it may take several minutes for the content to encoded in the proper format for Playback.