Canvas Resource CenterADD-ONS FOR CANVASShareStream Video in Canvas copying videosHow do I re-link an External Tool-based ShareStream video in my Canvas course?

How do I re-link an External Tool-based ShareStream video in my Canvas course?

You will learn how to re-link a ShareStream video that was copied from a course in TITANium. Generally, speaking, External Tool link ShareStream videos will not need to be re-linked. That is one of the benefits of having used the External tool link in TITANium.

1. Make sure that you are not logged in to the version of TITANium where the course was copied.

Log out selected in TITANium

2. Enter your course in Canvas.

course home
Asteroids link selected
Yes. The video displays.

Verify that you are not logged in to TITANium.

displays displays within the external tool link

4. Click on the Play button to be certain the video plays.

Since the video works, you do not need to re-link it. You're good to go>

video plays
No. The video does not display.

If your screen looks like this screenshot, then that particular video is not in your current Canvas course. Did you remember to copy the videos to your course?

Video does not display
How do I verify that this video is in my Canvas course?

There are two ways to check which ShareStream videos are currently located in your course.

I want to use the MediaManager.

To verify which videos and to copy specific videos to your course, you can use the ShareStream Media Manager.

Follow this guide to learn how to use the MediaManager.

Modules link selected

2. Click on the three dots menu.

Three dots menu selected

3. Select Remove.

Remove is selected

Follow this guide to learn how to create a link to your ShareStream video using the External Tool.

The External Tool link has been deleted.

Article Summary

You have now learned how to check your External tool linked ShareStream video to verify whether it is working.