How do I embed Canvas Studio media in a discussion reply in Canvas as a student?
You can embed a Canvas Studio video or audio file as a discussion reply in Canvas.
Once you submit a Studio video or audio file as an assignment, the video or audio file is created as a new copy owned by your instructor. You will not be able to edit any details, so please confirm the name of your video or audio file before it is uploaded as Studio media.
In Course Navigation, click the Discussions link.
Click the Reply field.
Open Studio in Rich Content Editor
In the Rich Content Editor, click the Studio icon .
If the Studio icon does not display in the toolbar, click the Options icon .
Note: You can also access the Studio tool from the App icon .
View your uploaded media in the My Library page .
You can also record , upload , and search for your media .
Hover over the media you want to embed, and click the media thumbnail.
Select Embed Options
By default, the Display Media Tabs option is enabled and the Display Download Option is turned off.
To disable the Details, Comments, Insights, and Captions tabs with your Studio media, click the Display Media Tabs toggle .
To display the download option in the embedded media file, click the Display Download Option toggle .
- The Display Download Option toggle only displays if you are the owner who created and uploaded the media file in Studio.
- If you are replying to a group discussion, the Display Media Tabs toggle does not display; you cannot include the Details, Comments, Insights, and Captions tabs with your media or track viewership data.
Click the Embed button.
View Studio Media in Reply
Your studio media displays in the discussion reply field .
When you are ready to post your reply, click the Post Reply button .
View Your Reply
Your reply displays at the bottom of the discussion reply thread.