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MU Video Quick Guide: Channels

NOTE: Only Instructors can create Channels

 
How to Create a Channel:

  1. Go to My Channels on your user menu.
  2. Click
  3. Name, describe and tag channel.
  4. Set privacy type for Channel. (See chart for access details)
  5.  

    Publish from My Media

    Search

    View

    Link to

    Get Embed Code

    Add to Playlists

    Download (if not disabled by Media owners)

    OPEN CHANNEL

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    General Public

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    MU User

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    RESTRICTED CHANNEL

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    General Public

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    MU User nonmember

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    MU User member

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    MU User Contributor

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    PRIVATE CHANNEL

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    General Public

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    MU User nonmember

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

    MU User member

     

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    MU User Contributor

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

    X

  6. Channels do not have to be assigned to Categories. However assigning to appropriate Categories will make your Channel easier to find for users.

Add Media to Channels (Content):

  1. Go to on your user menu.
  2. Select desired Channel.

  3. NOTE: Description and Tag fields must be filled in to publish Media. If they are not filled in you will be prompted to Edit. Then repeat steps 3-5.

For an alternate way to add Media from My Media pages, see "Quick Guide: Publishing" 

Moderate content:

  1. Go to Channel
  2. If then there is no Media awaiting approval.
  3. If then click to see Media awaiting approval.
  4. Review media and then click .

Add Members to a Restricted or Private Channel

  1. Go to Channel
  2. Search for MU user and set permission for that user. (See chart below)
  3. Click Add.
  4. Repeat for each user you wish to add as a member.

 

General Public

MU non member

Member

Contributor

Moderator

Manager

Owner

Create Channel

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

Edit Channel options

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

Add Members

 

 

 

 

 

X

X

Edit Member permissions

 

 

 

 

 

X

X

Approve Media
(if moderate option is enabled)

 

 

 

 

X

X

X

Add Media to Channel

 

 

 

X

X

X

X

View Media on Private Channel

 

 

X

X

X

X

X

View Media on Restricted Channel

 

X

X

X

X

X

X

View Media on Open Channel

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

Edit Permissions of Members:

  1. See "Adding Members to Restricted Channels" above.
  2. Locate user. Select Edit icon in line with user name.

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