Kaltura - MediaSpace Video Editing Tools (UW-Madison)

This document outlines how to access and use the Video Editing Tools in Kaltura MediaSpace.

    The current release of the Kaltura Video Editing Tools a relatively basic online video editing tool. Advanced editing will require installation and use of local software like Adobe Premiere. The current release of the video editing tools supports the following features:

    • Clipping a media entry
    • Trimming a media entry
    • Creating and Editing Interactive Video Quizzes. See link for more information.
    Kaltura's documentation on these tools is available in their Kaltura Video Editing Tools User Guide.


    You must be the owner or co-editor of the media to use Kaltura Video Editing Tools, or have permissions to create clips of media entries.

    Launching the Kaltura Video Editing Tools

    1. Launch Chrome or Firefox and go to Kaltura MediaSpace: mediaspace.wisc.edu. If you need more information on how to log in to MediaSpace please see Kaltura - How to Log in to Kaltura MediaSpace (UW-Madison) .

    2. Click on your name or the person silhouette icon in the upper right corner and click My Media:
      Screenshot showing the user having clicked their user icon in Kaltura MediaSpace with the cursor hovering over the drop-down menu option "My Media".

    3. Option 1: Click on the media’s Edit button which looks like a pencil:
      Screenshot showing a user's Kaltura Mediaspace media displayed. The cursor hovers over a pencil icon with an extra red arrow pointing it out for the "Edit" button.
      Click the Launch Editor button:
      A screenshot showing a Kaltura MediaSpace video displayed. The cursor hovers over the "Launch Editor" button with an extra red arrow pointing it out.

    4. Option 2: Click on the video thumbnail from the My Media page.
      Select Launch Editor from the Actions drop down menu:
      A screenshot showing a Kaltura MediaSpace media loaded. The user has clicked on the "Actions" button. The cursor hovers over the "Launch Editor" menu option with an extra red arrow pointing it out.

    5. The Kaltura Editor window is displayed.

    For detailed explanations on how to use all of the features in the Kaltura Video Editor see link:

    Keywords:Learn@UW, MediaSpace, Video, Editing, Tools, Video Editing   Doc ID:79296
    Owner:Learn@UW Madison .Group:Learn@UW Madison
    Created:2018-01-16 12:16 CDTUpdated:2019-04-18 08:18 CDT
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