How do I embed iFrame videos using the Rich Content Editor?
Embed iFrame videos using the Rich Content Editor.
The Rich Content Editor is used in features that support the editor (Announcements, Assignments, Discussions, Pages, Quizzes, or Syllabus).
Open Rich Content Editor
Open the Rich Content Editor using one of the Canvas features which support the Editor.
Open HTML Editor
Click the HTML Editor link.
You will be copying code from an external video source to paste in Canvas. Locate the control on the frame of the video player that opens and displays the HTML code for the content that is currently loaded in the video player.
Copy the displayed embed code for the video content and paste it into the HTML editor in Canvas.
Click the Save button to save any changes to the post made in the Rich Content Editor.
Note: When using the Rich Content Editor in Assignments, Discussions, Pages, and Quizzes, you have the option to Save & Publish. When using the Rich Content Editor in the Syllabus and Discussions pages, the Save button may appear as “Update Syllabus” or “Post Reply”.
View the video.