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HELP: Online Video Platform ~ new to FLO in 2017

HELP: Online Video Platform ~ new to FLO in 2017

What can I do?

You can upload and embed audio and video in any text editor box in FLO using our new online video platform (Kaltura). Media will play on all devices.

All common, compressed files are accepted, for example: mp4, mp3, wav, avi, mpeg, mov, flv.

Students: Getting Started

  1. Upload your file to My Media on FLO (in the menu under your name).
  2. In your FLO topic site, embed media in a text editor box — such as a forum or assignment.

Teachers: Getting Started

  1. Upload your file to your My Media. It is private until you publish it.
  2. Add it to the Media Vault for your FLO topic site.
  3. Embed media in your FLO site. Use any text editor box — such as a page or label.

Play Media

Video will play on all devices, and you can change the playback quality while a video is playing if needed.

Resources: doc video FAQs


Closed Captions

Create and add text captions to enhance the accessibility of your media.

Resources: doc video FAQs


Presentations

Add slides to play with your video or add chapters to help navigate longer videos.

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Desktop Recorder

There are many ways to record media. The Desktop Recorder is a simple tool for capturing; slides, screencasts, webcam footage and audio. Please note: It can not be used on a mobile device.

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My Media

My Media is your private audio and video repository in FLO where you can upload, store, and view your media. Only you can view your media until you embed it in a FLO topic site. Please note: media not added to a topic site will be deleted after 6 months.

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Students: Embed and play

Once you have uploaded your media to My Media you can embed it anywhere on a FLO topic site where the text editor box is available, such as an assignment or discussion forum.

Resources:doc video FAQs


Students: Assignments

Once you have uploaded your media to My Media you can use the text editor box to embed it into your assignment submission.

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Students: I need more help

Contact the FLO Student Help Desk

  • Call 1300 FLINDERS (press 3 for FLO help)
  • Email flo.student@flinders.edu.au
  • Visit FLO Student Help on level 1 of the Central Library
  • For more information: see the Library website

Teachers: Media Vault

Each FLO topic site has its own Media Vault. Once you have uploaded your media to My Media you can add it to a topic Media Vault, then anyone who can edit the FLO site can embed it on a page.

Resources: doc video FAQs


Teachers: Embed to display

You can embed your media anywhere on a FLO topic site where the text editor box is available, such as a page or label.

Resources:doc video FAQs


Teachers: Assignments

Setting up a video assignment is very similar to setting up a standard assignment.

Resources:doc video FAQs


Teachers: I need more help