Closed Captions


Follow these steps to upload caption files for your media items and manage the captions. Users can search the caption texts.
NOTE: Only video items can have captions. Please contact the Chemeketa Tech Hub Media Specialist for faculty support with captions.

In Blackboard

Login at:
Enter My Chemeketa login when prompted

  • From the eLearn Courses page > click My Media

In MediaSpace

Login at:
Enter My Chemeketa login when prompted

  • From the top right corner click the User Menu, click My Media

Remaining steps Blackboard & MediaSpace:

  • Next click the Edit button for the media entry you want to edit in the list.
  • Click on the Captions tab. Click Upload Captions File button.
  • Click the Browse button and select an SRT or DFXP caption file from your computer.
  • Select the caption language.
  • Enter a label to display for the captions (ex: English). 
  • Click Save to upload the file.

To View Captions

  • Click on the CC button in the video player control bar underneath the video. Select an available caption track. 
  • Captions will display by default if the media owner has enabled this setting.
Please contact the Chemeketa Tech Hub Media Specialist for faculty support with captions.

Caption Media