Creating Videos With the Pencil Icon

Use the create menu, or pencil icon, to create new videos for your community.

To create a video using the pencil icon:

  1. In your community, click Pencil icon > Video. The Publish a Video page opens.
  2. Select the video source you want to use.
    Upload a Video
    If enabled, you will see the option to upload a video from your computer.
    To upload, select Upload a Video, click Browse, select your video, and then click Open.
    Record Via Webcam
    Use the webcam on your computer to record a video.
    To record, select Record Via Webcam. You may need to give Flash permission to access your webcam and microphone. Click rec to record the video and when you are done recording, click Upload.
    Embed a Video
    Link to a video from a website.
    To embed a video, select Embed a Video, enter the URL in the field provided, and then click Import Video.
  3. When you see your video, add a title and description for the video.
  4. Select a publish location and then add tags for the video.
  5. Click Publish.