FAQ

Is there an icon for showing attachments on videos?

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
Yes, there is a PS plugin named "relatedFilesPs" which shows a paper clip icon on the player that allows the user to retrieve a related file from within the player. Please note that this PS plugin might require an additional fee. ...

Is it possible to define File Size Restrictions for uploads via Moodle?

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
Kaltura does not provide file size restrictions for uploads because this may lead to several issues. For instance, the file size does not indicate the video duration. Uploads may fail and support cases may be created. Instead, Kaltura is offering Me...

Can we customize the language in KAF?

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
Yes, we can. See Localization for KMS/KAF Administrators - How to Change Your Kaltura Application Language . ...

How to create multiple shared repositories in KAF

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
Multiple shared repositories are currently supported only in MediaSpace and not in KAF. Please note that the setting in the KAF admin page is referring to the amount of shared repositories under the SharedRepositories module and applies for Mediasp...

How to disable our users from ordering captions in general, and specifically for human captions

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
The available services that would display on your KAF extension are only the ones permitted for your account, Human, or Machine respectively. That said, please refer to the 'REACH' module on the KAF admin page in order to limit the users...

What is the best practice for merging two custom metadata schemes?

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
Please note that there is no out-of-the-box solution for merging between two custom metadata schemes. If this cannot be achieved manually, our Professional Services team may be able to create a script to help automate the process. However, this may...

Can I rename the Media tab?

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
Renaming the media tab can be achieved by uploading a custom language file with the desired text change. For more information about using customizing languages in KMS or KAF, please see  Localization for KMS/KAF Administrators - How to Change ...

Can I change the My Media and Media Gallery names?

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
The 'My Media' & 'Media Gallery' names are hard-coded in the plugin and there is no out-of-the-box solution for modifying them. However, if necessary, it may be possible for our IT admin to manually change it in the individual pl...

Can we reuse playlists in multiple courses?

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
By design, playlists are copied to rather than reassigned to multiple courses. This is unlike media, where it can be "reused" or published in several different media galleries. Unfortunately, there is no alternative other than to duplicate...

Why use custom metadata schema and nested filters when using a Shared Repository

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
Custom metadata schema and nested filters enable us to fill in additional information when publishing content into a shared repository. Custom metadata schema allow us to add details in a form of fields while nested filters allows us to categorize t...

How to change the course ID in our KMC to be the course name

03/18/2020Jennifer Harris
Usually, the KAF configuration uses the "ltiContextIdAttribute" LTI attribute to create the KMC channel and uses the 'context_id' value in order to name the channel in the KMC. KAF utilizes three different LTI attributes in order t...