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My Mediasite: Download MP4 Video Files

​Occasionally, you may need to download video files that you have already uploaded and shared in My Mediasite. For example, you may need to edit the video file or share it in another platform like YouTube. This document describes how to download video files from Mediasite.

Sign In to My Mediasite

  1. Go to uhdmediasite.uhd.edu/mediasite/mymediasite
  2. Enter your UHD Username and Password.

Request the MP4 File


  1. Click the presentation containing the video file you’d like to download.
  2. a screenshot of a presentation with the name highlighted
  3. In the open window, click Edit Details located on on the right.
  4. a screenshot of the Edit Details button on the right side of the presentation back end
  5. Just below the video preview, click the Delivery tab (A).
  6. Click the check box that labeled Vodcast (B).
  7. Click the text box that appears under Vodcast labeled Select a Vodcast Project (C)
  8. a screenshot of the Delivery Tab with Vodcast checked
  9. In the Search Vodcast Projects dialogue, Select Vodcast MP4 @ 1.5 Mbps (FIXED, AS IS)
  10. a screenshot of the Search Vodcast Projects dialogue box with Vodcast MP4 @ 1.5 Mbps (FIXED, AS IS) selected
  11. Click Save in the top right corner.
  12. The video file will begin automatically processing, but may take several minutes before it is ready

Check Status:
• Click the Delivery tab below the video.
• Under the Video Podcast (Composite) header, the status should show as “Working” until the video is ready.
• You can refresh the page until the video is ready to download.

a screenshot of the check status screen

Download the MP4 File


  1. Click the name of the video to go to the video main page. Click the Download to Computer link near the bottom right of the video preview.
  2. a screenshot of the Download to Computer button
  3. Click Download Vodcast in the Download Presentation Content dialogue
  4. Select the desired download location on your computer in which you want to save the video

Please Note: Download Vodcast will not be visible in the Download Presentation Content dialogue until the file is ready to download.

Last updated 2/11/2020 9:29 AM