Embed Playlist in Canvas Page

After you create a video playlist, you are ready to embed it into a Canvas page.


Go to the Media Gallery in your Canvas course


Click on the Channel Actions button and select Edit from the drop-down menu

Edit media gallery playlist


Click on the Playlists tab

Playlist edit playlists


Next to the title of the playlist you want to embed, click on the embed icon in the Actions column

Media gallery playlist embed


A new window will pop-up. First, select the display you prefer (either horizontal or vertical), then click Copy Embed

This will copy the embed code to your computer's clipboard so that you are ready to paste it

Click Done

Media gallery embed code


Navigate to the location (page, assignment, announcement, etc.) in your Canvas course where you want the playlist to appear and edit the description of that item


With your cursor in the location where you want the playlist to appear, click on the Insert menu, then click on Embed

Canvas insert embed


Paste (ctrl+v on PC or command+v on Mac) the embed code that you copied in step 5 above

Then, click on the Submit button

Canvas paste code


The playlist will appear on the page

You can continue to edit the content or Save the changes

Video Tutorial

This short video will walk you through the process of embedding a playlist into a Canvas page.