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'WeVideo' Archive

WeVideo: Creating Captions

Posted September 1, 2021

WeVideo allows for the creation of captions in videos. Prior to opening your assignment, you will want to make sure to create an account under the Bryn Mawr license. Note that unlike typical captions that can be toggled on and off, WeVideo embeds the text into the video. Login to your WeVideo account. Start by […]

WeVideo: Finishing and Sharing Videos

Posted May 31, 2019

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 […]

We Video: Access After You Graduate/Leave BMC

Posted March 28, 2019

Our site license extends to current Bryn Mawr faculty, staff, and students (including Haverford and Swathmore students enrolled in Bryn Mawr courses). After you graduate or leave the college, your account will be converted to a free Personal WeVideo account. All projects you created and media you uploaded to your college WeVideo account will transfer […]

WeVideo: Video-Editing Basics

Posted January 18, 2019
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 […]

WeVideo: Creating a New Project

Posted January 18, 2019

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 your project: Personal — Only you can edit the video. Collaborative — Multiple people can share media and collaboratively edit the same video. […]

WeVideo: Creating Your Account

Posted January 11, 2019

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  Click the Log in with Office 365 button.   Log […]

Microphone not working?

Posted October 8, 2014
Flash Player enable camera and microphone pop-up window.

Trying to Skype or record a message, but not hearing any sound when you speak into the microphone? There are up to four places where the microphone and input volumes might be set: 1. Physical volume controls on your microphone or headset. If you’re using a headset or desktop microphone, look for controls on the […]