Send your applause to our graduates

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Send your applause to our graduates by producing a quick video of you clapping and cheering for 30 seconds. Winona State University employees can use any of these methods. Friends and family can use any familiar video production tool. We have included instructions for using QuickTime (Mac) and Microsoft Camera (PC). Kaltura Capture requires StarID credentials and is intended for Winona State University students and employees only.

Apple QuickTime

This is an option for anyone using a Mac computer. Use QuickTime and your webcam to record a video, save it to your computer's hard drive, and then email it to MarComm.

Record

  1. Launch QuickTime. Find it in your Applications folder.
  2. Select New Movie Recording from the File menu
  3. Allow QuickTime to access your camera and microphone if prompted
  4. From the webcam display window, select the circular record button.
  5. Clap and cheer for 30 secs
  6. When done, hit the square stop button
  7. Play the video back to review it. Delete it and repeat the process if you want to do another take.
  8. Select Save from the File menu
  9. Name the file appropriately
  10. Save it to a location you will remember

Share

Email your video file to webcomm@winona.edu

Windows Camera

This is an option for anyone using a Windows 10 computer. Use Camera and your webcam to record a video, save it to your computer's hard drive, and then email it to MarComm.

Record

  1. Select the Windows Start icon in the lower-left corner of the screen.
  2. Start typing "Camera" and then select the Camera app.
  3. Camera may ask for permission to use your location. Your choice has no impact on this project.
  4. Camera will detect your webcam and microphone and open a live webcam display in picture mode.
  5. Switch to video mode by selecting the video camera icon on the right (Fig 1).
  6. Select the video camera icon again to start recording (Fig 1).
  7. Select the stop icon to stop recording (FIg 2). The video will be saved in your Camera Roll folder on your hard drive.

Share

Email your video file to webcomm@winona.edu

Kaltura Capture

This is an option for all Winona State University employees and requires a Star ID. It works on a Mac or PC computer.

Record

  1. Go to http://mediaspace.minnstate.edu and sign in with your Star ID username and password.
  2. Select Add New in the top right corner and select Kaltura Capture from the menu (Fig 1). If you have never used Kaltura Capture before or it has been a long time since you used it, download and install it on your computer. After installation, close your browser, restart it, and repeat Steps 1 and 2.
  3. Select Open Kaltura Capture if prompted by your browser.
  4. When the Kaltura Capture application opens, click on Screen to deselect it. It will change color and the icon will have a line through it, indicating it’s off. Camera and Audio should be on (Fig 2.1).
  5. Select the round button to begin recording (Fig 2.2).
  6. Select the square button to stop recording (Fig 3).
  7. Select Yes, Stop it. Select Delete if you want to do another take.
  8. Select Save & Upload. A progress meter will indicate when the upload to your MediaSpace account is complete.

Share

  1. Return to http://mediaspace.minnstate.edu
  2. Select the title of your recording
  3. Select Publish from the Actions menu
  4. Select Unlisted and Save
  5. Select Edit from the Actions menu
  6. Select the Downloads tab
  7. Select Standard Definition Video, then Save, then Go To Media
  8. Select the Share tab
  9. Copy the Link to Media Page and email it to webcomm@winona.edu.

Get help

Contact TLT (tlt@winona.edu) for assistance recording or sharing your video.

 

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