Adding Screencast-O-Matic Videos to Moodle

3 Options on how to upload a screencast-o-matic videos to Moodle

Last Updated: May 31st, 2022

Add Screencast Video Via Kaltura in Moodle (recommended)

There is two options for doing this. Follow this article on Kaltura to complete either of the options:

  1. Use a Kaltura Video Resource to give the video its own spot on the Moodle course page.
    Welcome video Moodle Resource.
  2. Embed the video directly inside of another Moodle resource or text area. This will be done by using the Kaltura Media Resource (multicolored asterisk) button. Then follow steps 
    Embed Kaltura Media button in the Moodle text editor.
    Embedded video using KalturaEmbedded video using Kaltura

Add a Screencast-O-Matic Video to Moodle via YouTube

  1. Select Upload to YouTube.
    Upload Options window in screencast-o-matic.
  2. Set the publishing options to your choices, then select Publish, this puts the video in the area of interest.
    Publishing options for publishing screencast-o-matic video to youtube.
  3. Select Copy Link.
    Publish to youtube loading screen with a Copy Link option.
  4. Edit the resource in your Moodle course. Paste the YouTube link in its own line.
    Pasted Youtube link in a text area in Moodle.
  5. Then, highlight the link and click the hyperlink button (see below).
    Highlight the Youtube link and click the Create Link (chain icon) button in the text editor options.
  6. Paste the video's URL into the Enter a URL box and click Create Link.
    Pasted Youtube link in the Enter URL box and Click Create Link below it.
  7. Scroll down to the bottom of the page and select Save and return to course.
    Blue Save and return to course button at the bottom of the page.



ATC Support & Hours of Operation

Weekday Support, Monday - Friday

The ATC is open to in-person assistance. Support is available through the above remote options and on campus at CEN 208

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