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  • Record a video with TechSmith Relay

1. If necessary, connect a USB microphone or webcam to computer. If you are using a laptop, it most likely has a built-in mic and webcam.

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2. Launch TechSmith Relay and click Log In. A browser window will open and you may be asked to sign-in with your CSUDH credentials.

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3. Return to the TechSmith Relay app after signing-in. Enter a Title and optional Description.

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4. Click Audio. Select your microphone by clicking on it and click OK when finished.

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5. Optional: Click Camera to record your webcam. If you are not using a webcam, skip to Step 8.

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6. Select a webcam or click No Camera if you change your mind.

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7. If a webcam is selected, the video feed will appear on the bottom right of the Recording Preview window.

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8. Open your lecture content (PowerPoints, videos, websites, photos, etc.) for your recording so it is visible on your computer screen. Click the Record button to begin recording.

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9. A countdown timer will start and recording will begin once the timer and windows minimize.

You are now recording so begin your lecture or presentation.

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10. If you need to pause or stop the recording, locate and click the Relay icon on your computer.

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11. Once you stop recording, review you recording and make changes to the title or description. Click Submit to publish your presentation.

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12. Your presentation will be submitted to the CSUDH TechSmith Relay server for processing. A browser window will open so you can view the status. Follow the directions displayed.

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13. You will receive an email once your presentation has been published. Click View to watch.

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