OIT offers two platforms that allow users to upload prerecorded video content for others to stream.
- Microsoft Stream for videos restricted to users with a valid OHIO login.
- YouTube for publicly available videos
These platforms provide hosting and playback interfaces for video content produced by University users.
How to Access
- Microsoft Stream: https://web.microsoftstream.com. Sign in with your full OHIO email address and OHIO password.
- YouTube: https://youtube.com - Sign in with your full OHIO email address and OHIO password. If prompted to choose between multiple account types, choose "Organizational G Suite Account."
|Playback in Microsoft Teams||Yes.
Built-in support for recorded meetings, Live Events, and videos uploaded directly to Stream.
Must play video in a web browser while sharing your screen/audio via Teams.
|Advertisement-Free Viewing||Yes||Yes, when using your OHIO account.|
|Direct Video Access via Link||Yes||Yes|
|Embed in a Webpage||
Code snippet must be embedded by OIT via service request.
Web CMS editors/publishers can embed the code snippet themselves.
Private by default.
Owner can modify to share with:
Public by default.
Owner can modify to make video:
|Tracking of Views||Yes||Yes|
|Basic Video Editing||Change the start and end points of a video.||Change the start and end points of a video or remove a section in the middle of the video.|
|Moderation and Filtering||Yes||Yes|
|Video Captions||Yes: Automatic and manual.||Yes: Automatic and manual.|
|Multiple Languages||Yes: Titles, descriptions, and captions.||Yes: Titles, descriptions, and captions.|
|Accessibility Compliance||Playback interface meets accessibility requirements.||Playback interface meets accessibility requirements.|
|Ability to Add Copyrights||Original content can have a copyright applied with proof.||Original content can have a copyright applied with proof.|
Microsoft Stream is available to all users with an active OHIO ID and is enabled by default.
YouTube is available to faculty and staff. It is not available to students or student organizations. Contact the IT Service Desk to request a YouTube account for your OHIO account.