Here is an example of the
, in this case labeled "English (autocaption)." caption label for a machine-generated set of captions
A video owner or co-editor may have a variety of reasons to want to change the caption label. For example:
the video owner or co-editor may have edited machine-generated captions to improve their accuracy and would like to change the caption label from "English (autogenerated)" to "English (corrected)" or simply "English"
which are labeled "English," the video owner or co-editor may wish to manually change the label to "English (autocaption)" machine-generated captions created before 12/01/21 Changing the Caption Label
Here is how a video owner or co-editor can edit the captions label for a Kaltura video:
Go to Kaltura's "My Media"
In Canvas, go to
Canvas > Account > My Media.
, go to Mediaspace Guest > Login, then [Your Name] > My Media.
On the My Media list, pick a video and then check the pencil-shaped
Edit icon to the right of its title (or click the title then go to Actions > Edit).
On the edit entry screen, scroll to the row of tabs below the video. Select the
Actions section on the right of the Captions menu, click the pencil-shaped Edit icon.
This will open a menu allowing you to edit the metadata about the captions file, including the caption label. In the
Label text box, enter the new text that you want to display.
If you instead wanted to edit the content of the captions, see the
To see the new captions label, refresh the My Media page, then play the video. Clicking the "CC" button will display the new captions label.