Critiquing videos

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To learn how to critique a video, watch a short video or review more in-depth information below.

  1. Enter the playback screen by clicking the video's thumbnail.
  2. Choose the applicable feedback type by selecting it at the bottom of the feedback panel.  (Text comment is selected by default.)


  3. Follow the steps for the selected feedback type:
    1. A  Text Comment - Begin typing in the comment box (the video will stop automatically). When you finish typing your comment, hit "Enter" to save it.


    2. B  Video Comment - Choose the applicable type of video comment by clicking "Video," "Upload," or "YouTube."  Then click "Record," "Choose any File," or paste/enter a YouTube URL, respectively.


    3. C  Audio Comment - Select "Audio" and then click "Record."  Record your comment and click "Finish" when you are done.


    4. D  Markers - Click the appropriate marker at the bottom of the feedback panel.


    5. E  End Note - End Notes are longer, final comments that allow you to summarize your observations (up to 2,000 characters). They will appear at the end of the comment list.  To enter an End Note, select "End Note," type your feedback, and click "Save."


  4. Once you finish leaving feedback, click "Back" in the upper right-hand corner to exit the playback screen.
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