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FAQ Index

How do I delete a Playlist?

Users can delete the Playlists they have created. To do this:

  1. Click on "My Playlists" in the top menu.
  2. Click the trash can next to the Playlist you want to delete.
  3. Click OK to confirm.

Can my content on MediaSpace be password protected?

You cannot password protect your media in MediaSpace but you can restrict who has access to it to only certain users who must first log in before reaching your content. By default, every piece of media in MediaSpace is unpublished and remains inaccessible until the owner either publishes it to a category or adds it to a Channel with defined access controls.

Can I restrict who sees my content in MediaSpace?

MediaSpace allows you to restrict access to your media by assigning it to a restricted category or by creating a Channel and assigning an access list to that Channel. By placing your media exclusively in one of these categories or Channels - and not publishing it publically anywhere else - you can thus control who can access your content.

Can I use MediaSpace to archive my media?

No. MediaSpace is intended to be used as a media distribution and management tool, not an archival tool. Please keep your original media files stored somewhere safe, such as on your personal computer, a CD/DVD, or other form of electronic storage.

How do I upload my .TS/.MTS/.M2T/.M2TS video file?

Newer cameras may record as an MPEG transport stream with extensions such as .TS, .MTS, .M2T or .M2TS. Ultimately, all these videos are MPEG videos. If you change your file's extension to .MPEG or .MPG, you should be able to upload your recording successfully.

Windows sometimes conceals the extensions to your video files. In order to see all your file extensions, following these steps:

In Windows 7:

What version of Flash do I need to play MediaSpace videos?

Flash is not required to playback media in MediaSpace. If you find that videos and audio are not loading in your web browser, please make sure that you have the latest version of that browser. If you are not sure, or your browser needs updating, please contact the OSU Computer Helpdesk.

What devices and/or browsers are not supported with MediaSpace?

All current modern browsers on desktop computers running Windows or Mac OS support playback in MediaSpace. This includes Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox and Opera. Playback also works on the latest versions of Android OS and iOS. MediaSpace has not been tested with any Blackberry or Windows Phone device.

Can I download a copy of this media?

Owners of a piece of media can download it by visiting the audio or video's Edit page and then clicking the download button from the player bar. If you would like permission to download another user's content, tou should contact the owner of the content directly for permission to obtain a copy of the original recording.

Where is my content from Media Manager?

All media from our legacy Media Manager system has been migrated to Kaltura MediaSpace. If there is any legacy media that you cannot find, please contact Media Services for further assistance.

How do I make my video unlisted?

Marking your video as Unlisted means that your video will not be discoverable in Kaltura MediaSpace either by browsing the site or by searching. But the video will remain accessible so that if you share a link to your video with others, they will be able able to watch your video without having to login. But if this link is shared by others or added to another web site, it may become public to the world. This is a suitable solution for discreet but not sensitive material.
 

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