Uploading Video to Google Drive and Embedding the video on Blackboard

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Upload your video to Google Drive

  1. click on the “App Pad” symbol Screen shot 2016-02-18 at 11.47.40 AM.pngand then click on Search results   treglia fordham.edu   Fordham University Mail.png
  2. Click on the “New” button and select “File Upload” on the top left
  3. Choose your file and click “Open”
  4. Once it has uploaded, click on the file (note, your video will also need time to process before you are able to move on to the next step)
  5. Click on the “Pop-out” icon on the top right My Drive   Google Drive.png
  6. Click on the “Share” button, then click on “Advanced” to change who has access to view your video.  Also select “Disable options to download, print, and copy for commenters and viewers”.tumblr_mmanbmbPdc1s331oyo1_1280.jpg   Google Drive.png
  7. Click on the “More” button, then click on “Embed Item” to copy HTML code

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Embed Your Video on Blackboard

  1. In your Blackboard course, go to where you want to post the video
  2. Click on the “HTML” button on the text box editor
  3. Paste the embed code, and click “Update” (please note, you will see a yellow box, don’t worry, this is normal, it will work after you click “Submit” in the next step)
  4. Once you finish writing in the text box editor (directions etc), then click “Submit” as usual