YuJa (Faculty) - Link a YuJa Folder in Blackboard

This article walks you through how to link a YuJa folder in Blackboard

There are two ways to link to a YuJa folder:

A web link takes up less space but does not give the students a quick glance at the videos to watch.

web link

Embedded videos take up more space but gives the student a quick glance at the videos to watch.

embedded videos

IMPORTANT:
Quiz results nor analytics will be recorded when linking a folder. If you wish to use quizzes and record analytics, you must use the YuJa LTI link in the Build Content menu for each individual video.

Creating a Web Link in Blackboard

  1. In YuJa, navigate to the folder.

  2. Hover your mouse over the folder.

  3. Click on the cog icon.

  4. Click on More in the menu.

    More in the menu

  5. From the left menu, click on Links.

    Links in menu

  6. To create a link in Blackboard, click on the Copy icon next to the Direct Link.

    copy button

  7. Return to Blackboard. Navigate to the Content Area or folder to which you wish the folder link to reside.

  8. From the menu, click on the Build Content button. Then from the menu, click on  Web Link.

    Build Content to weblink

  9. Give a name that describes the videos. Click your mouse in the URL box. Hold the CNRT key down while typing the letter v. This will paste the Direct Link URL into the box.

    Paste the URL in the URL box.

  10. Complete the remaining setting as needed. Click Submit at the bottom of the page.

Create an Embedded Box of Video Thumbnails in Blackboard

  1. In YuJa, navigate to the folder.

  2. Hover your mouse over the folder.

  3. Click on the cog icon.

  4. Click on More in the menu.

    More in the menu

  5. From the left menu, click on Links.

    Links in menu

  6. Click on the Copy button for the Embed Code.

    copy enbed link

  7. Return to Blackboard. Navigate to the Content Area or folder to which you wish the folder link to reside.

  8. From the menu, click on the Build Content button. Then from the menu, click on  Item.

    Click on item

  9. Name the link. Then click on the source code button. It looks like less than, grader than symbols. < >. Note, the number of rows of icon will be different depending upon how large your browser window is set at.

    Source code window

  10. When the Source code window opens, click your mouse on the first line. They hold the Ctrl key down while typing the letter v.

    Click Save at the bottom of the window.

    Source window

  11. Complete the remaining setting as needed. Click Submit at the bottom of the page.

    Embedded video folder




Keywords:YuJa, yuja, uja, youja, video, audio, folder, blackboard, link,   Doc ID:117526
Owner:Center I.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2022-03-22 14:44 CSTUpdated:2022-06-30 09:30 CST
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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