How to Upload Videos to Vimeo

Videos can be uploaded to Vimeo for online viewing.



Step 1: Login to Vimeo using your user-id and password. Then click on Upload a video tab to upload the video file.
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Step 2: Once you upload the video, you will be prompted to select a title, add tags, select language and Set the privacy setting to Hide the video from Vimeo.
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Step 3: When the upload is complete, click on Go to video.
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Step 4: To change the settings and basic info, click on Settings.
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Step 5: Click on Basics and add the basic info. Select Save Changes when finished.
  1. Add a Title
  2. Add a Description
  3. Select a Language
  4. Add Tags
  5. Check “All audiences” under Content Rating
  6. Add Thumbnail, optional
  7. Save Changes
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Step 6: Click on Privacy Tab to edit the security and privacy settings for the video. Select Save Changes when finished.

Recommended settings:

  1. Hide this video from
  2. Yes, enable video review page (link)
  3. Anywhere – Enable people to embed this video on any site
  4. No one – Do not allow anyone to comment on this video
  5. Hit Save Change
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Embedding Vimeo videos in your Course page

Step 1: Click on the Embed tab and Under Player Preferences change appropriate settings. Select Save Changes when finished.

Recommended settings:

  1. Show embed button
  2. Show scaling button
  3. Show fullscreen button
  4. Show playbar
  5. Default this video to HD when embedded
  6. Hit Save Changes
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Step 2: In the Embed tab, click on Get Embed Code, copy the code, and paste it to your course page using an HTML editor.
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Step 3: Next, click on the Advanced tab and select Attribution Non-commercial No Derivatives for the Creative Commons License. Remember to Save Changes.
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Step 4: Finally, click on Collections under the Video and check the course portfolio under Portfolios to add the video to its portfolio.
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