This article will walk you through the steps necessary to setting up Mediasite in your Blackboard course.

Mediasite is a video capture, upload , and management tool that allows you to create streaming interactive webcast, lecture, and desktop videos which can be linked to and then viewed by your students in Blackboard.

  1. Navigate to the course to which you wish to link Mediasite videos and click on the Customization dropdown in the Course Management section and click on Tool Availability.
  2. Scroll down and check the Mediasite and Mediasite – Link to Presentation(s) checkboxes.

    Tool Availability screen with checkboxes selected.

  3. Click Submit to continue.
  4. Next go to the Course Tools dropdown and select Mediasite Options.

    Course Tools drop-down list with Mediasite Options selected.

  5. Enter your Mediasite username and password in Section 2.

    User and Password texboxes filled in.

  6. Click Submit.

    Confirmation message showing Mediasite Options updated.
  7. You should receive the confirmation message above.

Next, click on the following link to learn how to add links to videos from MediasiteNew Window.

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