Assign MyMedia Video to Another User

To assign (re-assign) a video within your MyMedia to a different user (likely from one instructor to another instructor), do the following:


Access MyMedia by clicking on the user icon in Canvas, then clicking on My Media from the menu

Access my media


Click on the pencil icon next to the name of the video you want to assign (re-assign) to someone else

MyMedia edit pencil


Click on the Collaboration tab

My Media collaboration


Click on the Change media owner button

My Media change owner


Do a search for the A-number or name of the person to whom you want to reassign the video

When the name appears below the search bar, click on the person's name

Then, click on the Save button

My Media person search

If the user does not show up with an A-number or name search, he or she will need to go to and click on the Guest link then login with A-number and strong password.

You will be able to reassign the video to the person the following day.

The video will disappear from your list and appear on the other user's list

If you want to share the video with the other user, see Share MyMedia Video Permissions with Another User

Video Tutorial

This short video will walk you through the process of assigning your video to another owner.