UW-Madison Google Workspace - First Time Setup of a YouTube Channel

This document describes how to setup a YouTube channel to upload content for a UW-Madison Google Workspace account.

Terms of Service CAUTION: Content that is uploaded to this service is not protected by the terms of service that the University of Wisconsin - Madison has negotiated with Google.

To setup a YouTube channel for the first time, make sure you are logged into your Google Account first. This entails the following:
  1. Log in to UW-Madison Google Workspace with your NetID and password using the following URL:

  2. If you have multiple UW-Madison Google Workspace accounts, select your desired account from the list provided.

    Select account

    If you only have one UW-Madison Google Workspace account, you will be logged into your account automatically.

  3. Go to http://www.youtube.com/user

  4. Fill out the form with the username you would like for the YouTube channel and click the OK, I'm ready to continue button.

    Create your YouTube channel screen

  5. You will now be presented with a "Welcome to YouTube!" window with different YouTube channels you have the option of subscribing to. When ready, click the Next button and then the Save button.


  6. To navigate to your channel, click on My Channel on the left side of the page.

    My Channel

For more information, and for instructions on creating additional channels, please see this Google Help Doc.

Keywords:gapps google apps applications you tube youtube upload content videos movies media create channel wisc   Doc ID:20405
Owner:Christina G.Group:Google Apps
Created:2011-09-22 20:58 CSTUpdated:2021-11-30 10:43 CST
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