How do I attach a media comment to a message as an instructor?
You can record or upload video and audio files as part of your Inbox messages.
For more information about supported uploaded media types, please see the Canvas Media Files lesson.
Note: Attachments appear in your user files in the Conversation Attachments folder and count against the files limit for your account.
A pop-up window will appear in your browser. If you see a message instructure.com requesting access, click the Allow button.
Click the Record tab . Select your preferred media method: record with webcam  or record with microphone only . When you're ready to record, click the Start Recording button .
The timer with the dot indicates you are recording your media comment, as well as the length of the comment . Once you are finished recording, click the Finish button .
To start the recording over, click the Start Over button .
If you have a previously recorded media file, you can upload it as part of your message. Click the Computer tab . Click or drag and drop a media file to media uploader to upload a file from your computer .
Your media comment will appear in your message . When you are finished, click the Send button .