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Upload to YouTube - Screencast-O-Matic
When creating videos using Screencast-O-Matic, you have the option of uploading your video to YouTube. This can be beneficial because it makes it very easy to share videos with a large audience.

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Upload to YouTube

Step 1:Record your video.

For help or instructions on how to record, visit the Recording article.

Step 2:A preview will appear.

Step 3:Under your recording options, select Publish to YouTube.

Step 4:A list of options will appear.

Step 5:Fill out the Title, Descriptions, and Tags fields and select a Category.

Step 6:Under Privacy, make sure the option is set to Make video PUBLIC.

Step 7:Add Captions if you have a captions file and leave the Side Bars on Default.

Step 8:Under Options, click Show Advanced Options....

Step 9:Select any and all options you desire.

Step 10:Under YouTube Account, click Add Account.

Step 11:A pop up will appear. Click Launch web browser.

Note: While you are in the web browser, the pop up will change to show a waiting message.

Step 12:A screen will appear asking for permission to manage your YouTube account. Click Allow access.

Note: If you do not have a YouTube account set up, this pop up will appear. For instructions on setting up a YouTube account, visit the Create an Account YouTube article.

Step 13:The pop up will change to a successful authorization notice. Click Continue.

Step 14:Your account name will now appear under the YouTube Account section. Click Upload to YouTube.

Step 15:An upload progress notification will appear.

Note: It may take a few minutes for the video to upload.

Step 16:Your video has now been uploaded to YouTube.

For more information on uploading a video to YouTube, watch this Screencast-O-Matic video.

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