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WeVideo: Finishing and Sharing Videos

When you have finished editing your project you need to “finish,” or export it as a video, in order to share it. Go to your Dashboard, find the project and click Edit. Click the Finish tab. Give the finished video a title. Select a resolution. Keep in mind that the higher the resolution, the larger […]

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WeVideo: Video-Editing Basics

Screen shot of WeVideo interface with media library, timeline tracks and preview window called out.

This is a basic overview of WeVideo’s video-editing interface. For more detailed video walkthroughs of the interface, software features, and different editing techniques, see the WeVideo Academy. The WeVideo Project Interface Find your project in the WeVideo Projects tab, and double-click on it to begin editing. Like most video-editing software, WeVideo has a media library, where […]

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WeVideo: Creating a New Project

Log in to your WeVideo account and click on the Projects tab. Click on the blue-and-white “+” icon in the bottom right and choose Create new project. Give your project a Title and a short Description. Choose a Project type. Project types determine who can edit the project and when: Personal — Only you can edit the project. Collaborative — Multiple people can edit the project at the same time. Shared — Multiple people can […]

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WeVideo: Creating Your Account

WeVideo is an online, subscription-based cloud-based video-editing platform. Bryn Mawr College has an institutional subscription that allows current Bryn Mawr students, faculty and staff to have accounts. Haverford and Swarthmore students enrolled in Bryn Mawr courses are also eligible for accounts while enrolled at Bryn Mawr.     If you are a Bryn Mawr College student, faculty, or staff member or a Swarthmore student enrolled in a Bryn Mawr course:  Go to https://www.wevideo.com.  Click the Log in with Office 365 button.   Log […]

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Technology Tips for International Travel

The following documentation is intended for students, faculty, and staff travelling abroad. The document will provide a brief overview of how to use Duo if a cellular and/or wireless network are not consistently available. Additionally, the document will cover the actions community members should take before travelling with encrypted devices and also go over international […]

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Domain of One’s Own: Migrating Your Domain When Leaving

When you leave the College because of graduation, retirement, etc., you will need to take over hosting in order to continue to use your websites. For more information about timing, see Graduating Students – Account Access and the Server Accounts and Access policy. Bryn Mawr’s Domain of One’s Own Program is managed by Reclaim hosting; however, […]

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Upload a video to Tegrity

In addition to using Tegrity to record lectures and talks in classrooms set up for that purpose (see Recording a Lecture in a Classroom), you can also upload video created or recorded elsewhere into Tegrity in order to share it with viewers. You can upload a video to Tegrity from any computer (Mac or PC); if […]

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Domain of One’s Own: WordPress Website

Screenshot of Applications in the dashboard

WordPress is an open-source publishing platform that can be used for setting up a blog or basic website. It is one of the most popular publishing platforms on the web. This guide will help you with: Installing WordPress Changing the Title and Tagline of your website Publishing Content Building and Customizing Menus Changing the Address […]

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Domain of One’s Own: Omeka

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Omeka is an open-source web application that can be used to create and display online digital collections. Developed by programmers at George Mason University, Omeka was designed to be user-friendly, both during installation and during daily usage. This guide will help you with: Installing Omeka Installing Omeka Plugins Using Omeka Installing Omeka Omeka is an open-source web […]

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Domain of One’s Own: MediaWiki

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MediaWiki is an open-source publishing platform that can be used for creating a collaborative document repository. It’s the software that drives the Wikipedia website. This guide will help you with: Installing MediaWiki Using MediaWiki Installing MediaWiki Setting up a MediaWiki install on your own domain can be done by following these steps: To get started you’ll need […]

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