Kaltura, Channel creation

How to create a channel

How to create a channel

  • Under your account name in the upper right corner, select ‘My Channels’ or go to the channels page.


  • user drop down


  • Click on the '+ Create Channel' button at the top of the page to begin creating your channel.


  • my channels


  • When creating a channel, you will need to enter the following information:
    Name
    This is the only required field.
    It will be prominently displayed above the channel.
    Description
    This allows you to write additional supplementary information which to the members of your channel.
    Tags
    These are used when searching for your channel within Illinois Media Space. See 'How to tag media for best results' for more information.
    Privacy:
    Open
    Any authenticated user can view and contribute to the channel
    Resticted
    Any authenticated user can view the channel, but must be invited to add content
    Private
    Users must be invited to view and/or to add content to the channel
    Shared Repository
    Permissions work the same as a private channel
    Members of a shared repository have permission to publish content from the repository to other channels or galleries in Illinois Media Space
    Enable comments in channels
    This setting allows you to control whether other users can leave comments on the channel.
    Keep comments private to channel
    This setting allows you to restrict the comments made on media in this channel to this channel.
    Moderate content
    Enabling this setting will prevent new content from appearing in the channel until it is approved by a channel manager or moderator.
    Enable subscription to channel
    Allows users to subscribe to your channel.
    Subscribed users will recieve email notifications when new content is added to the channel.
  • Finally click 'Save'.


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Keywords:channel, editing, comments, my channels, settings   Doc ID:60635
Owner:Andrew W.Group:University of Illinois Technology Services
Created:2016-02-10 12:52 CSTUpdated:2016-12-19 16:01 CST
Sites:University of Illinois Technology Services
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