D2L: Insert Video File Into Content

This is the method for inserting a video file into a D2L content page. Use other methods for inserting YouTube videos, links, or Films on Demand.

  1. Select the page from the content section that you wish to insert the video into and click the Edit Topic button.
  2. From the edit pop-up window, click the Insert Stuff button from the toolbar in the editor.
    • This is on the Basic or Advanced toolbar as seen below.
    • You can upload your file by browsing for it or if you’ve already uploaded it, you select it from the Course Offering Files.
    Insert Stuff
  3. From the Insert Stuff pop-up window, do the following:
    1. Provide the Link Text and Alternate Text (required fields).
    2. Make sure the Lock aspect ratio checkbox is checked.
    3. Set the Width to 800.
    4. Set the Height to 600.
    Provide text and dimensions
  4. Click the Insert button.
  5. Click the Save button on the main edit widow.

Keywords:Inserting video D2L content embedded   Doc ID:52755
Owner:Beth A.Group:UW Platteville
Created:2015-06-18 12:04 CSTUpdated:2017-12-18 12:57 CST
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