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Student - How do I embed a webcam video in a Discussion post?

Students and Instructors can embed a webcam video in any discussion reply post.

Go to Discussions

Click on the name of the Discussion

This displays the discussion.

Click on Reply

This displays the Reply rich text editor text box

NOTE: You can reply to the topic or to another student's post.

Place your cursor inside the text box, then click on the "Record Upload Media" icon and select "Upload/Record Media

NOTE: If your display is not expanded, you might instead see a "More" icon (3 vertical dots). Click on the More icon to see the "Record/Upload Media icon

Click on the "Record" tab

This displays your computer's webcam recorder

Make sure you have the correct Microphone and Webcam selected, then click "Start Recording"

When you are finished recording, click "Finish"

This displays a preview of the recording. Click the "Go" arrow to preview; click "Start Over" if you want to redo the recording

When complete, click "Save"

This embeds the webcam recording in the Discussion text box.

Click "Post Reply"

This posts the reply in the discussion.

Example: