Share Media in MiVideo

Environment

MiVideo MediaSpace 

Issue

Share media from MiVideo and other MediaSpaces

Resolution

  1. Navigate to the Media page:
    • MiVideo MediaSpace: user drop-down menu > My Media > click media title or thumbnail
      • or from Playlist Details page > click media title or thumbnail
      • or from Playlist Playback page
      • or from Channel page > click media title or thumbnail
  2. From the Media page, select the Share tab under the player.

Notes:

  • Media can only be shared when uploaded to MediaSpace sites (this feature is not available in Canvas) and the media has a published status.
  • The media will have to be published to a channel or unlisted. See the Publish Media article. For information about creating a channel see the Create a Channel article.
  • Some sharing options below may not be available. Check with the MediaSpace admin if you have any questions about site settings

Link to Media Page

  • Copy the provided link to share
  • Specify an optional Start & End Time to share a video segment (only applies to video files). The segment will begin at the Start at time and end at the End at time when the checkboxes are checked and timestamps entered for these values

Note: Only authorized users can access restricted media

Embed

  • Copy this link to embed on a website that supports iFrames
  • Important: Embedding this code on another website will make this media public to the world and override all entitlements defined in MediaSpace
  • Specify an optional Start & End Time to share a video segment (only applies to video and audio files). The segment will begin at the Start at time and end at the End at time when the checkboxes are checked and timestamps entered for these values
  • Specify a Player Size
  • Responsive Sizing allows for the player size to adjust based on the type of device viewing the media. When this option is selected the Player Size option changes to Maximum Player Size

oEmbed

  • oEmbed is an open format to allow embedding the media onto a website
  • Copy this link to embed the media on a website that supports oEmbed
  • Specify an optional Start & End Time to share a video segment (only applies to video files). The segment will begin at the Start at time and end at the End at time when the checkboxes are checked and timestamps entered for these values
  • Select a Player Skin (this option does not apply to image files)
  • Specify a Player Size

Email

  • Embed the media link into an email using your preferred email application.

Additional Information

Details

Article ID: 4817
Created
Thu 4/8/21 3:42 PM
Modified
Thu 11/4/21 2:31 PM