Kaltura, Editing media metadata

Editing metadata of existing media in Illinois Media Space

How to edit the metadata of existing media

  • Navigate to your 'My Media' page. You will see your media arranged in a list. On the right side of the page, each entry will have an 'Edit' button. Select this to edit the media.
    You will also find an edit button on any of page where you can view media that you own. It will be below the video on the right, in the 'Actions' drop-down menu.
  • Edit the metadata for your piece of media. There are the following fields:
    Name
    The name of the media being uploaded.
    This is a required field and is by default the filename of the media being uploaded.
    Description
    This is displayed below the media or on the player info pane.
    This is a required field for publishing.
    Tags
    These are used to help describe your media and are used as keywords when searching for media.
    Multiple tags can be separated by commas or new lines.
    Date of Creation
    Allows the actual date of creation to be added to the metadata.
    Video Credits
    Allows you to enter the names and title of those who worked on the video.
    Contributors and team members
    Allows you to enter the names of the team members or others who helped put together the project.
    This field is ideal for adding student team member names to class projects.
    Custom Link Name
    This is the name for a custom link that will be displayed on the upper right of the player.
    For instance, units can use this link to direct viewers to their website.
    Custom Link URL
    This needs to be a full url (including http:// or https://) to the page you would like the link to point.
  • Select 'Save' to save any changes you have made








Keywords:kaltura, mediaspace, metadata, editing,   Doc ID:59255
Owner:Andrew W.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2015-12-30 15:48 CSTUpdated:2016-12-19 16:01 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Technology Services
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