TITANium Resource CenterADDITIONAL GUIDESFrequently Asked Questions ShareStreamHow do I use the ShareStream button to upload and display my video?

How do I use the ShareStream button to upload and display my video?

You will learn how to upload a video to your course in TITANium using the ShareStream button within an activity or resource.

Follow these steps to upload and display a video within a Page resource. A video can be inserted in any resource or activity textbox.

1. Enter your course in TITANium.

course main page

2. Click on the Gear icon.

Gear icon is selected.

3. Click on Turn editing on.

The Gear menu reveals the following links: Edit settings, Turn editing on, Filters, Gradebook setup, Outcomes, Backup, Restore, Import, Recycle bin, Reset, and More...

Turn editing on is selected.

4. Click on Add an activity or resource.

Add an activity or resource is selected.

5. Select Page.

Page is selected

6. Click on Add.

 Add button is selected.

7. Type a title.

Name field is selected.

8. Add text, images or other content to the Page content textbox.

Text, pictures or other content to the Page content textbox.

9. Place your cursor where you want to insert the video player.

Cursor is placed in the textbox.

10. Click on the ShareStream button.

ShareStream button is selected.

11. Click on Upload.

Upload button is selected.
your video is selected.

13. Click on Open.

Open button is selected.

14. Type a title and description if desired.

After you have added some sub-folders within the MediaManager, you will have the choice of selecting one of them as the destination.

Title field is selected.

15. Click on Upload.

Upload button is selected.

16. When the file upload is complete, click on Add.

Add button is selected.

17. The video will display in the text box with the word 'Processing'.

Before you can use the video, it must be transcoded. This may take several minutes depending upon the length of your video.

 'Processing' is displayed

18. Click on Save and display.

Save and display button is selected.

19. Once the video is done transcoding, the play button will display.

As part of the transcoding process, the video is converted to M4V format (if needed). Plus, two lower quality versions of the video are created for users who have less internet bandwidth (for example if someone is using a phone or tablet without wifi).

the play button displays

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The next step is to add the captions file to the video.

You have now learned how to upload a video using the ShareStream button within an activity or resource.