Guide - Kaltura and Kaltura Capture

What is Kaltura?

Kaltura is USAHS's internal video hosting service. It can be used to create videos for coursework, projects and other assignments.

What is Kaltura Capture?

Kaltura Capture is the desktop application that can be used to record and automatically upload videos to your Kaltura account. It can be used with your webcam and/or capture desktop applications, such as Microsoft PowerPoint. Use Kaltura Capture to record your desktop camera and audio (i.e., presentation).

Downloading and Installing Kaltura Capture

Downloading and Installing Kaltura Capture starts in Blackboard. Please see the guide below for step-by-step instructions.


Launching Kaltura Capture

Kaltura Capture is also launched by first accessing Blackboard, then heading to the tools menu. Please see the guide below for step-by-step instructions.


Kaltura Capture Recording Interface

Use the Kaltura Capture Recording Interface to record video or audio content. Camera settings are set to the optimal quality available by default, so you can start recording. You can change the camera input or other settings by clicking the icons listed below.

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Kaltura Capture - Recording Your Camera


Completing Your Recording

After you ‘stop’ your recording, you will be directed to the entry page where you can enter a title and description and click Save & Upload to preserve your recording in My Media


Need to submit an Assignment? Click Here.

More Information

Please refer to this video guide, and the Using Kaltura PDF attachment.


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