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Mediasite Resources for Students

UHD Mediasite is a lecture capture and delivery tool which some Instructors use to deliver videos and rich media content to their students via Blackboard and other online methods.  

Mediasite Viewer Technical ​Requirements Check

Please visit the following website to ensure that your computer or mobile device meets the requirements to view Mediasite Presentations. http://www.mediasite.com/customer-resources/

Windows

  • Microsoft Windows 10, Windows Server 2008 (requires the Desktop Experience), Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome
  • Broadband Internet connection

Mac

  • Mac OS X 10.5.7 or later
  • Apple Safari, Mozilla Firefox, or Google Chrome
  • Broadband Internet connection

Mediasite supports on-demand and live presentation playback on Linux. The majority of testing was done against Ubuntu, but other Linux distributions should work as well. In order to play back Mediasite content we recommend the following:

  • Chrome or Firefox browser.
  • VLC Media Player (to install H.264 codecs)

Mediasite supports playback on iOS devices as well as other mobile platforms. Playback requirements for mobile platforms are as follows:

iPad requirements:

  • iPad2 or later
  • iOS 6.1 or later
  • Apple Mobile Safari™
  • Wi-Fi or cellular data connection (3G or higher)

iPhone/iPod requirements:

  • iPhone 4.0 or later, iPod Touch 4th generation or later
  • iOS 6.1 or later
  • Apple Mobile Safari
  • Mediasite Mobile App (free download available from the Apple app store)
  • Wi-Fi or cellular data connection (3G or higher) 

Android requirements:

  • Android™ 4.0 or later (on-demand), Android 4.4.x (live).
  • Android browser
  • Wi-Fi or cellular data connection (3G or higher)

Microsoft Surface and Windows RT tablets (on-demand MP4 playback only)

  • Windows 8 or 8.1
  • Internet Explorer 10.0 or later
  • Wi-Fi or cellular data connection (3G or higher).

 

If you have a questions, problems, or concerns, please contact Video Production & Digital Signage at 713-221-8213 or holdena@uhd.edu for assistance.

Students should contact IT Service Desk for help with Mediasite problems. 
Location: ACAD 700
Phone: (713) 221-8031 (x3000)
Email: ithelp@uhd.edu 


Last updated 5/13/2019 10:08 AM