3C Media Solutions provides a free video hosting/streaming/captioning service, available to all faculty and staff of the California Community Colleges System.
To use videos from 3C Media in Canvas, you will need to:
Create An account
Faculty first need to create a free 3C Media account.
You MUST use your Butte College @butte.edu email address when registering.
You will receive email confirmation, and a link to create an account password.
Go to 3C Media and log in to your account
Click My Account
Click Add/Upload Media
Select from the options:
- Upload a video to 3C Media Solutions allows you to upload your own video files, manage them, and embed them into Canvas.
- A video already on YouTube allows you to link a YouTube video to be managed from within 3C Media, but cannot be captioned.
Place Videos In Canvas
Once you have a 3C Media account, your content can be accessed from the content editor anywhere within Canvas.
Use the 3C Media toolbar icon from the content editor to embed media
Navigate your 3C Media Library and find the video to embed.
Click the Insert button to the right of the video title.
The video will be placed in the content editor in the cursor location.
Check out the 3C Media Quick Guides
Refer to the Guide To Using 3C Media In Canvas for detailed instructions on additional features.