Using the Content Editor in Blackboard to Add a Playlist from Ensemble

When signed into Blackboard, you can easily add links in your courses to your playlists stored in your Ensemble Video library.

  1. In the content area of your course, click on Build Content, then Ensemble Video Chooser 5.0 under the Mashups heading OR click on Build Content, then Create Item and select the Mashups button in the bottom row of the Content Editor to find Ensemble Video Chooser 5.0.
  2. Be sure that the "Choose Playlist" tab at the top of the screen is selected.
  3. If necessary, select the appropriate Media Library from the Library drop-down menu.
  4. Enter the title in the search bar or scroll down to locate the playlist.
  5. Select the "Choose" button (green plus sign) to add the playlist. 
  6. Select the "Playlist Embed Options" to customize the settings if necessary
  7. Decide between Playlist Link (enables specific reporting data by individual student viewers) and Embedded Playlist (does not enable specific reporting data by individual student viewers).
  8. Click Save. 

A direct link or embedded Ensemble playlist will now appear at the bottom of your content list in Blackboard.


Article ID: 33731
Thu 7/20/17 1:27 PM
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