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  1. Adding Captions
    1. Access your course in Canvas
    2. Click the My Media link. The My Media page is displayed
    3. For the video you want to caption, either click the preview image or the video link
    4. In the Actions drop-down menu, select Order Captions

    5. Click Order Captions. The request is processed and the Thank you dialog box is displayed
    6. Click OK

    7. A table is displayed with the estimated due date of when the captions will be available. The time will vary and is based on the length of the video
  2. Editing the captions
    1. Click Actions and select Caption Requests

    2. Click Edit. The Captions editor opens in a new window. You can playback the audio while editing the captions
    3. To correct a caption, under the video, in the text box, highlight the text and type the new caption


      We recommend that you save your work often by clicking Save

    4. To break up long lines of text, place a period at a break point to create a new line for the text
    5. When you are finished editing, click Approve
    6. Click Approve
    7. Close the browser tab or window
    8. Play the video to verify the changes made

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