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Embedding Mediasite Videos into Canvas

Additional Information

Embedding Mediasite videos in Canvas ensures that all students in your course can view all video content, as well as captions.

(question) For detailed instructions, including demonstration videos, please visit If you would like guided help or one-on-one training, please contact Ken Herron, the Multimedia Production Manager, at, or the Instructional Media team at

Step 1

Click the silver V (More External Tools) in the second row of the text entry toolbar.

Step 2

Select Mediasite from the drop-down menu. 

Step 3

 Select Presentation in the dialog box that appears.

Step 4

our most recent Mediasite videos will populate the screen for you to embed. If you do not see the presentation you wish to share, you can use the search bar at the top-right.

Step 5

When prompted, click to embed Player only, then your Mediasite video will be embedded in your Canvas page.