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Media Hopper Create

The guides on this page have been designed to assist with the use of the Media Hopper portal. Some of the features covered can be also be accessed when using Media Hopper Create via Learn.

Creating presentations and lectures using the Desktop Recorder - PC

This note covers installing the Desktop Recorder on your computer (Windows) from Media Hopper Create and the Software Catalogue. It also covers capturing a basic presentation with a webcam and audio using the screen recording options.

Creating presentations and lectures using the Desktop Recorder (PDF)

Document reference: 3841_v3_PC

Creating presentations and lectures using the Desktop Recorder - Mac

This note covers installing the Desktop Recorder on your computer (Mac) from Media Hopper Create and the Self Service catalogue. It also covers capturing a basic presentation with a webcam and audio using the screen recording options.

Creating presentations and lectures using the Desktop Recorder (PDF)

Document reference: 3841_v3_Mac

Working with Channels and Playlists

This note explains the difference between categories, channels and playlists within Media Hopper Create, and how they can each be used effectively to arrange and share your content.

Working with Channels and Playlists (PDF)

Document reference: 3842-2018

 

Adding YouTube videos to My Media

Media Hopper Create allows you to import metadata from YouTube videos so they can be searched for and viewed within Media Hopper. This is a great way to share your content with others within the University or quickly move existing content across from YouTube to your Media Hopper Create account.

This note takes you through the process of importing a video from YouTube into Media Hopper.

Adding YouTube videos to My Media (PDF)

Document reference: 3845-2018

 

Understanding privacy levels in Media Hopper Create 

There are three different privacy levels to choose from when creating, uploading or importing content into Media Hopper Create; Private, Unlisted and Published. Setting privacy levels is the main way to allow or prevent others from viewing or listening to your content.

This note explains what each of the privacy levels are and how to apply or change them when creating, uploading and importing content into Media Hopper.

Understanding privacy levels in Media Hopper Create (PDF)

Document reference: 3846-2018

 

Downloading media for editing and viewing offline

Media Hopper Create allows you to download video content created by other users, provided the owner of the video has first enabled download.

This note explains how the content owner can enable download of their video content, and how the viewer can then download the video to save to their computer.

Downloading media for editing and viewing offline (PDF)

Document reference: 3847-2018

 

Collaborating, sharing and changing media ownership

Media Hopper Create's collaboration option allows you to add co-editors and co-publishers to your files, or change their ownership completely.

This note explains how you can add collaborators to your content to allow them to co-edit and publish. It also explains how to you can give full ownership of a file to another user.

Collaboration, sharing and changing media ownership (PDF)

Document reference: 3848-2018

 

Scheduling the availability of published media

Scheduling allows you to set the date and time when content will be published to a selected channel or a playlist, and for how long it will be published for.

This note explains how to set new and edit existing scheduling rules for content you create, upload or import into Media Hopper Create.

Scheduling the availability of published media (PDF)

Document reference: 3849-2018

 

Creating an in-video quiz

Media Hopper Create allows you to embed interactive quizzes directly into your audio or video files. Quizzes are an easy way to make your content more engaging and improve learning outcomes.

This note explains how to create an in-video quiz using an exiting video file from the My Media area of Media Hopper.

Creating an in-video quiz (PDF)

Document reference: 3852-2018

 

Taking an in-video quiz

This note takes you through the process opening and taking part in an interactive video quiz as a viewer within Media Hopper Create.

Taking an in-video quiz (PDF)

Document reference: 3853-2018

 

Viewing results from an in-video quiz

This note shows you how to view quiz analytics for a specific video quiz file.

Viewing results from an in-video quiz (PDF)

Document reference: 3854-2018

 

Embedding a Media Hopper Create asset in a SharePoint site

Media Hopper Create assets can easily be re-used and integrated into other sites and assets.

This short note takes you through the steps required to embed a media set in your SharePoint site.

Embedding a Media Hopper asset in a SharePoint site (PDF)

Document reference: 3855-2018

 

Embedding a Media Hopper Create asset in an EdWeb Page

Media Hopper Create assets can easily be re-used and integrated into other sites and assets.

This short guide will take you through the steps required to embed a media asset in your EdWeb page.

Embedding a Media Hopper Create asset in an EdWeb Page

Document reference: 3866-2018

 

Managing your watch history

This note shows you how to manage your Media Hopper Create viewing history.

Managing your watch history (PDF)

Document reference: 3895-2018