Remove Media from a Course Media Gallery

Environment

Canvas

Media Gallery is each Canvas course’s central library for video, audio, and images. Students, teachers, and other people in the course can search and view all the media within the Media Gallery. See related Media Gallery articles for more information about using this tool in Canvas.

Issue

Remove media from a course Media Gallery in Canvas (Teacher, TAs, Instructional Designers only).

Resolution

You can remove media from the Media Gallery, however the media will stay in your My Media library. To delete the media completely, the media will need to be deleted from My Media. See the Delete Media from My Media article.

  1. Canvas: Navigate to the course > Media Gallery > Media tab.
  2. Mouse over the media item thumbnail and click the "triple dots".
  3. Click the Remove from channel "x" icon on the thumbnail.
  4. Click Remove to confirm.

Related Articles

See related Media Gallery articles for more information about using this tool in Canvas.

Additional Information

Details

Article ID: 4769
Created
Thu 4/1/21 2:43 PM
Modified
Mon 11/22/21 2:19 PM