Embedding Content in Canvas ~ G Suite(GDrive)

Proximity Learning Support -

When building curriculum; we may want to add videos to our modules in Canvas. *Or PPTs, PDFs, Audio, etc.* Thankfully at Proximity learning; we have unlimited space in our G Drive to store content. Follow the steps below for success embedding content into your Canvas courses:

Download or obtain the video in MP4 or FLV format:

Upload the file to your G Drive

Next, select the uploaded content and click on the paperclip to "get the shareable link:"


Once  uploaded, Embed using the Google LTI OR:

  • Adjust the privacy setting of the uploaded content
  • Paste share URL in a new tab
  • Locate "Embed Item" to copy code and paste into Canvas. Using the "HTML Editor"

Copy the Embed code and paste into Canvas using the "HTML Editor"

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