Record Your Live Session

With Kaltura Live Room cloud recording, you can record and archive your live sessions. Each session recording is a standard 720P MP4 video file.

Kaltura Live Room Cloud Recording

Kaltura Live Room Cloud Recording is a premium feature available with any Kaltura Live Room plan. 
  • With Kaltura Live Room Cloud Recording, you can record and archive your live sessions.
  • Completed recordings are automatically added to your Kaltura Live Room Cloud Storage in a folder called Recordings
  • Kaltura Live Room session recordings are standard MP4 video files with a publish resolution of 720P.
  • You can share your recordings in the on-demand course for on-demand viewing or download your recordings and publish them elsewhere.

Start Recording

The recording option can be accessed by instructors or moderators.
  1. Click Tools.
  2. Select the Recording option.
  3. Choose your preferred recording duration.
  4. Click Start.
A recording may take 1-3 minutes to initialize depending. You will see an indication that recording is initializing and all participants are notified when recording starts.
Recording automatically stops when the set duration expires. However, 2 minutes before your recording expires you will be asked if you would like to extend your recording time by 30 minutes.

Stop Recording

Recording automatically stops when the set duration expires. You can choose to stop recording before the set duration expires.
  1. Click the recording indication in the upper bar or click Recording in Tools.
  2. From the confirmation pop-up, click the Stop Recording button. Recording is stopped and you will be notified when your completed recording file is available for viewing.

Find Your Recording File

When recording stops, your recording file is processed and automatically added to Files in a system folder called Recordings. Each recording file is named by default with the following convention:
  1. Click Files.
  2. Select the folder Recordings.

Download Your Recording

  1. Click Files.
  2. Click the folder called Recordings.
  3. Select the recording file you want to download.
  4. Click the Download icon that appears next to the search bar.
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