Adding Captions to a Video in Ensemble

Adding Captions to a Video in Ensemble 



This article will cover how to add captions while uploading a video to the Ensemble server.

Before You Begin:

Steps to take before starting:

Review the knowledge base article for Uploading and Deleting Videos from Media Library


First sign into Ensemble using your DSU credentials and navigate to the appropriate media library.

After you have added your video to the media library select the "Edit" button underneath the desired video. 


Edit button screen shot


Next select the "Captions" tab at the top right of the next screen. 


Captions tab screen shot


Then select the "Upload Caption File" tab 


Upload Caption File tab screen shot


Next either drag and drop the caption file or select the file from a file browser by click on the "Add file" button. 



The preferred caption file type is "web.vvt"



Add file and Start Upload button screen shot

Once the file is selected it will appear in the box above. Click the "Start Upload" button to upload the file. Wait for the file to finish uploading and then if uploading with a new video click the green "Continue" button and publish your video to it's respective playlists. If adding the caption to a video that is already in the media library it is now attached to the video and you may leave the upload page. 








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