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These instructions are for student users to submit an embedded Vimeo video as part of a Blackboard assignment, however, they apply to any part of Blackboard where students, teaching assistants or instructors can access the HTML button as part of the text editor. This includes discussion board posts, assignment creation, and feedback

Get the "Embed Code" from Vimeo

Go to Vimeo and access the video you created or browse for a video you want to share

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2. Start playing the video you want to embedStart Playing VideoImage Removed

3. Once the video begins playing you can pause the video.  Click the Share icon.

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4. Copy all of the embed code.

*If you only want to add a link to Blackboard, you can copy just the link*

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Pasting the embed code into a Blackboard Assignment

1. Log into Blackboard.  Access the course you want to add the video