Upload a Video

Before you begin, make sure:

  • Your video(s) are less than 2 gigabytes each.
  • Your video is one of the following formats:
    • .mp4
    • .flv
    • .asf
    • .qt
    • .mov
    • .mpg
    • .wmv
    • .wma
    • .3qp
    • .mp3
  • Although Kaltura will let you, do not upload .avi files or .wav files.
  1. Log into Blackboard.
  2. Click My Media.Bb My Media
    1. If the My Media box does not appear, click Add Module near the top-left.
      Bb Add Module
    2. Scroll down until you find My Media (the entries are in alphabetical order) and click Add.
      Bb AddModule My Media
  3. Click Add New at the top-right.
    Blackboard - My Media Add New 2016
  4. Click Media Upload.
    Blackboard - My Media Add Media Upload 2016
  5. Click Choose a file to upload.
    Blackboard - Choose a File to Upload 2016
  6. Choose the video file from your computer. You will be notified when the upload is complete in the original window with the following message:
    Blackboard - Upload Complete Notification 2016
  7. You will be prompted to modify the Title, to add a Description and search Tags, and whether or not to set your video to Private (available to you only) or Published (public). Once you are finished, click Save.