Canvas YouTube VideosHow do I embed a YouTube video in a Canvas text box?

How do I embed a YouTube video in a Canvas text box?

All Canvas account holders (instructors / staff / students) can embed a YouTube video into any Canvas text box (Announcements / Pages / Syllabus / Assignments / Discussions / Quizzes).

Go to the Canvas text box, place your cursor in the text box where you want the video embedded and click the YouTube Video icon.

This displays the YouTube Search panel.

Enter text in the search box and press Enter (Return) on your keyboard.

This displays the YouTube search results for your query.

Click "Embed" for the YouTube video you want to embed in the text box.

This embeds the video and returns the display to the Canvas text box.

Click Save/Publish/Post.

This saves the text box with the embedded video.

Note: The example above is a Canvas Pages text box. YouTube videos can be embedded into any Canvas text box  (Announcements / Pages / Syllabus / Assignments / Discussions / Quizzes).

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