YuJa is a video platform that allows users to host video content and record video lectures that can be used as part of curriculum deployment.

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Pinned Article * Contacting YuJa Support *

This article contains the contact methods available to seek direct assistance from YuJa's Support team.

Accessing YuJa

YuJa is a video platform that allows users to host video content and record video lectures that can be used as part of curriculum deployment.

Adding/Editing Captions in YuJa

YuJa provides automatic voice-to-text captioning with an approximately 80-90% accuracy rate. The automated voice-to-text captioning process also creates transcripts that can be downloaded by the viewer, as well as edited by the Content Owner.

Allowing Students to Publish to a Course Channel in YuJa

Instructors can set permissions to allow students to publish to a specific course in YuJa.

Create a Link in Blackboard to Public or Shared YuJa Videos

How to create a link in your Blackboard course to other users' public or shared YuJa videos.

Create a YuJa Recording in Blackboard

For instructors and students: How to launch the YuJa Software Capture application from within Blackboard, set up and create a recording, and share it in any Content Area, assignment, discussion board, or any other area with a text editor inside of your Blackboard course.

Creating a Recording in YuJa

You can create a YuJa recording in Blackboard or directly through YuJa.  The following steps are to create a recording in YuJa.

Deploying YuJa recordings: Instructor posting videos to Blackboard course

After your video has been created, you will need to deploy it to your Blackboard course. There are several options for deploying your recording: YuJa Media Chooser, CIM Tool, Course Channel, & Embed Code/Direct Link URL.

Download & Install the YuJa Software Station

How to download and install the YuJa app for Mac, PC, and mobile devices.

Editing YuJa Recordings

Links to various tutorials on how to edit Yuja videos.

Enabling Downloads for Course Media Channel

Information on allowing downloads for all recordings published in a Course Media Channel, removing the need to individually activate downloads on recordings.

Enabling YuJa Proctoring in your Blackboard course

Exam Proctoring ensures the security of student exams taken from remote locations. Exam Proctoring also allows the instructor to provide tools to record video. The Proctor Recorder also ensures that the recording is only securely allocated to a centralized instructor folder which will avoid distribution of the exam recording by the student.

Get Started with YuJa Proctoring for Students

This guide explains how to set up a YuJa Proctoring session, with step-by-step instructions for recording your exam.

Identify, Bulk Download & Store Media from YuJa

Audience: Instructors
How to identify and bulk download your videos and media currently housed on YuJa – archive on OneDrive or save locally for later use.

Insert a Video in the Video Editor

Insert a video in the video editor in Yuja.

Inserting a Slide in the Video Editor

Inserting a Slide in the Video Editor

Inserting a Text Overlay in the Video Editor

Inserting a Text Overlay in the Video Editor.

Publish YuJa Recordings to a Course Channel

YuJa recordings are stored in the recording owner's folder in YuJa instead of being tied to a specific course. There are multiple ways to link YuJa recordings within a Blackboard course, you add a Course Channel and then Publish the videos to the appropriate course channel.

Trimming the Start, Middle, or End of a Video in YuJa

Trim Start and Trim End allow Content Owners to easily remove the start and end portion of uploaded or captured media content.

Unable to Full Screen a YuJa Video Inside of Blackboard

Troubleshooting steps to use if you are unable to view a YuJa video in full screen.

Uploading & Sharing YuJa Content

YuJa is a great tool for students and instructors to upload video lectures/assignments to share with the rest of the class.

Using Image Tools in the YuJa Video Editor

YuJa’s Video Editor features three different image-related tools: watermark/overlay, blur/black out, and virtual background.

Using Respondus LockDown Browser & YuJa Proctoring Simultaneously for Blackboard Exams

How to use Respondus LockDown Browser and YuJa Proctoring simultaneously to administer or take a Blackboard exam. Use of both tools concurrently helps to ensure the integrity of the exam.

Using Undo and Save in the video editor

Using Undo and Save in the video editor

YuJa Archive Restoration

Archived YuJa recordings can be restored by accessing the video under My Archive in the left navigation of YuJa's My Media area. Users can hover their cursor over the desired video and click Restore. Recordings should be accessible after the restoration process completes in 2-4 days, depending on current processing load of the archive storage service.

YuJa Content Management

A guide to content management for YuJa users: uploading content, editing existing content, managing available storage space (downloading & deleting content), and storage quotas.

YuJa File Upload Failed - How to Find Missing Videos

How to find the temporary video files that YuJa stores locally on your computer.

YuJa Media Management and Content Clean-Up

You can manage a variety of media content in the YuJa Platform. Management tools within Manage Media allow you to handle a variety of administrative tasks, including editing, sharing, deleting and publishing video content.

Yuja Proctoring - Common Issues and Fixes

Common issues with YuJa can be addressed using common troubleshooting steps.

YuJa Tutorials and Help Guides

Helpful tutorials on using YuJa.

YuJa Video Creation and Content Sharing for Faculty

The YuJa Enterprise Video Platform is an all-in-one video experience to securely create, manage, discover, collaborate, and deliver video content across any device, at any time. This article contains resources for faculty getting started with YuJa.

YuJa Video Creation and Content Sharing for Students

The YuJa Enterprise Video Platform is an all-in-one video experience to securely create, manage, discover, collaborate, and live stream video content across any device, at any time. This article contains instructions and resources for students to get started using YuJa.

YuJa Video Editor: How to Edit the Video Index

YuJa automatically generates an index (text-based outline) for every video by scanning its audio and visual content. The video's index is made available to viewers during playback to help them navigate directly to desired topics. Because the index is automatically-generated, it is always a good idea to review and manually edit it before sharing your video.

YuJa's Picture-in-Picture Mode

Audience: students & instructors
How to use YuJa's picture-in-picture mode (stacking the primary and secondary video feeds within one player window).

Enable Downloading of Recordings in YuJa - Instructors

YuJa has the ability for the recording owner to allow created content, such as video recordings, as well as uploaded media to be made available for download. The download option must be enabled for each individual recording or media file.

Publishing a YuJa Video to a Course Channel - Students

Instructions for students on how to publish YuJa recordings to a course channel.

YuJa Quizzing - Gradebook Responses Listed Under Anonymous

If student results for a YuJa quiz embedded in Blackboard are being listed under Anonymous, they will need to enable third-party cookies and take the quiz again.

YuJa Software Capture Service Not Running

The YuJa Software Center may encounter an error where the underlying services stop running. This error requires the services to be restarted to allow a YuJa recording to upload.

YuJa Proctoring - Invalid Proctor Setup Detected

YuJa Proctoring requires a webcam to function. Users may encounter an error message if they do not have one connected.