Kaltura Viewing Tips

Videos in your course can be found in Canvas either under the Media Gallery link or embedded within assignments, discussions, pages, or quizzes. The player will be similar for each instance.

If Kaltura videos aren't working for you in Canvas, you may need to allow third-party cookies in your browser.

Switching Positions

Click on the "Toggle View" (arrows) icon to switch positions of the video, if your instructor recorded two video sources.

Toggle View


Changing the Video Layout

Hold your mouse over the "Picture in Picture" icon to change the layout.

Select the desired layout by clicking on it. The options in this screenshot (from left to right) are: full screen, side by side, and picture in picture.

video picture in picture icon highlighted

layout options


Adjusting Playback Speed

To adjust the playback speed, find theĀ 1x in the bottom right corner of the video. There you can choose 0.75x, 1x, 1.25x, 1.5x, 1.75x, and 2x times speed.

playback speed


If you have problems viewing video, check out the list of supported devices and browsers. iPhone users might want to download the Kaltura KMS Go app.