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Video

videoVideo files must be in .mp4 format

1 Click the 'Video' button.

Tick the 'Copyright Permission' (this is required) and give the video a meaningful title.

Click 'Browse' and navigate to and select your video. Click 'Open'.

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2 My-Video.mp4 is ready to upload.
Click the 'Upload' button when ready.
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3 You will be asked if you would like to share your video with other authors - click 'Yes' or 'No'.
 
4 Once complete click 'OK'. video selected
 
5 The video resource has been added to the node.

You can right click the node and select 'Preview / Play From Here' to take a look at the video.

We should take a quick look at the video settings as they may be relevant to you.
Click the green 'Edit' button.


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6 The options should be fairly explanatory but it is worth explaining the thumbnail option.

Unlike youtube the UChoose video player does not display the first or last frame as an image when the video isn't playing.

You can upload an image to replace the otherwise blank screen by clicking 'Add Thumbnail' and selecting your image.

If you intend to provide a video transcript you do this on the 'Transcript' tab but ensure you check the 'Display Transcript' option as well.
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