Link to your MediaSpace Video (including cloud-saved Zoom meetings) in D2L

Summary

Videos in Kaltura MediaSpace can be linked out to D2L Brightspace using the Share feature of MediaSpace. The following steps will help you distribute your videos within D2L Brighspace.

Within Kaltura MediaSpace

  1. Log into MediaSpace (using your StarID and password).
  2. Click on the title that you want to add to your course.
  3. Scroll down until you see under your video.
  4. Click on the Share tab.
  5. Copy the link in the text field.

Screenshot illustrating the Share tab in a video within MediaSpace and then showing the Link to Media Page which should be copied.

Within D2L

  1. Login to D2L Brightspace (using your StarID and password).
  2. Navigate to your course (either through the waffle (select a course widget) to the left of your name in D2L or by scrolling down and locating your course in the My Courses widget)
  3. Navigate to the Content section of the course. (Content is found in Materials dropdown menu.)
  4. Click on the Upload/Create button in the module you want the video.
  5. Click on Create a link.
  6. In the window that pops up, type a title for your video in the Title field
  7. Paste the link to your video in the URL field.
  8. Click the check box to open the link as an external resource
    • “Open as External Resource” means that the link will open in a new window. COL recommends this because opening the link inside of D2L can create problems with the page rendering properly.

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