Kaltura - Managing MediaSpace Comments (UW-Madison)

This document will explain the two ways of managing comments within Kaltura MediaSpace.

Channel Wide Settings

Channel-wide setting will allow or disallow comments over the entire channel.

  1. Log into Kaltura MediaSpace. See Kaltura - How to Log in to Kaltura MediaSpace (UW-Madison).
  2. Navigate to the channel homepage by clicking your name in the upper right corner and selecting My Channels.
  3. Hover over the title card for the channel you would like to manage and click the pencil icon in the lower right corner to begin editing.
  4. Check or uncheck the box marked Enable comments in channel. Make sure to save your changes.

Per Video Settings

  1. Log into Kaltura MediaSpace. See Kaltura - How to Log in to Kaltura MediaSpace (UW-Madison).
  2. Navigate to the My Media page by clicking your name in the upper right corner and selecting My Media.
  3. Identify the particular video you would like to manage. Click the pencil icon to the right of the video to enter editing mode.
  4. Click the Options tab.
  5. Check the Disable comments for this media box to close any current comments and disable users from further commenting. Or, check the Close Discussion box to retain current comments but disable users from further commenting.
  6. Save your changes.