Send a Voicethread Video to 3Play Media for Captioning

Follow the steps below to send a Voicethread video to 3Play Media for captioning. Upon completion of the transcription process, the closed captions will be automatically sent back to the associated Voicethread video.

Step 1- Navigate to New Linked Account

From the My Files page click Upload Media. By default you will be directed to Upload > From Computer.
Click Linked Account and from the drop-down menu that appears click +New Linked Account


Step 2- Select Voicethread

Click the Voicethread icon from the list of video platforms and lecture capture systems.
Once Voicethread is selected you will be redirected to a Google sign in page.


Step 3 - Retrieve Voicethread API Credentials


Copy the API Key and API Secret and send them to your Voicethread Support Rep. These will be necessary to complete the integration.

Step 4 - Log into your Voicethread

Once logged into Voicethread, click on the video you want 3Play Media to create closed captions for.

Voicethread Account

Step 5 - Click CC (Closed Captions)

After selecting the video, hover your cursor over the CC button located in the upper, right-hand corner of the page.
Then click Add captions.

Voicethread video

Step 6 - Click the Play icon

Once in the Closed Captions Options, under Use a Transcription Service, you will see 3-Play Media via. To the right of that, click the green play button to send your video to 3Play Media for captioning.

Send Voicethread video to 3Play Media to create closed captions

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