Working Asynchronously

Record an Audio File

Insert an Audio File into a PowerPoint File and Publish as a Video

  • Record a separate audio file for each slide (recommended).
  • On each PowerPoint slide, click on the “Insert” tab and select “Insert Audio (from file)” then navigate to the audio file for that slide.
  • To publish a PowerPoint as a video:
    • Mac:  “Save As Movie,” name the file, and click “Save”.
    • PC: “Export or Save & Send,” select “Create a Video”, and then follow the steps in the wizard.
    • For more information, please visit the MS Office support page

Add a Video to Blackboard


Working Synchronously

Record a Screencast

  • Nimbus browser based
  • Screencast-o-matic can be used in the browser or installed on the computer (limited to 15 minutes).
  • Jing installed on the computer (limited to 5 minutes recording time).
  • Quicktime (iOS)
  • Gamebar (Windows)


Educreations creates a short video using iPad

Edit Video Video

Videoconferencing Software