YuJa - (Faculty): Intermediate Editing: Inserting Text Over a Video

This document describes how to insert text over a video in YuJa.

The text overlay feature is an ideal way to add additional information or correct existing information. Adding a speaker's name and title gives a more professional air to a video.

  1. Navigate to the video thumbnail. Hover the mouse over the thumbnail and click Edit.

    Edit from menu

  2. Play the video up to the spot where the text will start.

    time code of video

  3. From the tool bar, select the Add Text Overlay button. The icon has a large and small letter A.

    Add text button

  4. Add the text. Note that you can only add one line. Select the font size. If you are not sure how big the font text will appear, you can change the size later.
    Set duration of the text. Click Apply when you are done.

    Add the text

  5. The text in this sample is too small. Hover your mouse over the text and click on the Setting menu.

    add text

  6. Change the size of the text. The largest is 59. Click Apply.

    Change size of text

  7. Drag and drop the text into a new position.

    drag the text to the new position

  8. When all text has been added, click the Save button at the top of the page.

    Save button

  9. Once text has been added and the video is processed, there is no way to make the change. It is a best practice to save the video as a new video to retain the video in its original state. Click the Save As New Video button.

    Save As New Video

  10. You will be returned to you Media Library.

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Keywords:YuJa, yuja, uja, youja, video, audio, edit, text, credit, name   Doc ID:117908
Owner:Center I.Group:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Created:2022-04-12 11:25 CDTUpdated:2022-05-05 15:15 CDT
Sites:Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
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