Creating Chapters and Uploading Slides for a Kaltura Video

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Chapters are like bookmarks in the video and can be used to navigate through the video. You can use chapters to mark the beginning of a new topic, highlight important segments, or help navigate through the content of a long video.

Slides are part of the video content, and viewers can view the slides in the player simultaneously with the video. Using the Navigation Panel, viewers can navigate the video using the slides.

 

  1. From the D2L My Home page, select My Media.
    Select My Media from the D2L Home page
  2. Locate the video for which you wish to create chapters or upload slides.
  3. Select Edit. Select Edit for the video located in your Video gallery in My Media
  4. Select the Timeline Tab.

Select the Timeline option to open the tool features

To Create a Chapter

5a. Go to the time point in the video that you wish to add a chapter point, then select the Create a New Chapter icon.
Select the Create a New Chapter icon to add chapters throughout the video
5b. Enter a Chapter Title, then select +Save.
Add a Chapter title for each chapter.
Repeat Steps 5a and 5b as needed for each additional Chapter.

 

To Upload a Slide
5a. Go to the time point in the video that you wish to add the slide, then select the Create a New Slide icon.
Select the Upload a Slide icon to place still images throughout the video.
5b. Select Upload a Slide Image.Note: Slides must be in an image format, such as .jpg or .png. PowerPoint (.pptx) file cannot be uploaded.
Select the Upload icon to locate the image.
5c. Select Choose a File to Upload, select an image file from your computer.
Choose the image file to upload
5d. Select Save.
5e. Enter a Slide Title, then select +Save.
Add a slide title to describe the image
Repeat Steps 5a- 5e as needed for each additional Slide.