How to Upload Media to YuJa in Blackboard

  1. Log into Blackboard and navigate to your course
  2. From the course menu on the left, select your YuJa tool linkScreen shot of Blackboard Course Menu with Yuja link highlighted
  3. Select Upload & ManageScreenshot of Yuja Media Channed with Upload and Manage button in upper right highlighted
  4. Select UploadScreenshot of Media Library. Upload button in upper right is highlighted.
  5. From here, you can either drag and drop the media, or you may select the type of media from the icon list above and select UploadScreenshot of Add Media Pop Up. Video and upload buttons are highlighted.
  6. A new Pop-up window shall appear. Give your media a Title
  7. Near the bottom right corner of the pop-up window, select Add CaptionsScreen Shot of Add Media pop up. Showing upload loading bar, Title space and Add Captions button are highlighted.
  8. Select Auto Caption, then SaveAdd Caption Pop Up shown with Auto Caption choice and Save button highlighted.
  9. Select Add MediaAdd Media Pop Up with Add Media button highlighted.
  10. The media will now appear in your My Media CollectionsMedia Library Screen with Uploaded Successfully pop up message and image of video thumbnail showing a processing screen.

  Media Library Screen showing video thumbnail that has finished processing.


Please realize that a recording can take up to 2 to 3 hours to process. If the recording is still being processed, you will see a processing screen and you will need to give it more time. Automatic captioning will take 1 to 2 hours after the video has been processed.