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How do I record audio in a Trunk text box?

The CKEditor, which is available in all Trunk text boxes, contains a voice recording widget. Audio recording can now be made in Assignments, Forums, Announcements etc.

Go to the text box (the example shown here is a Forums tool text box)

Go to the text box (the example shown here is a Forums tool text box)

Click your cursor where you would like the recording widget to be located.

Click your cursor where you would like the recording widget to be located.

Click the Recording icon

Click the Recording icon

This displays the recording widget

Note: You may be asked to select and share your microphone with the widget

Note: You may be asked to select and share your microphone with the widget

NOTE: Using Headphones is highly recommended.

To begin recording, click on the "Start recording" button

To begin recording, click on the "Start recording" button

To stop recording, click on the "Stop recording" button

To stop recording, click on the "Stop recording" button

To Preview the recording, click "Preview recording"

To Preview the recording, click "Preview recording"

To post the recording, click "Post recording"

To post the recording, click "Post recording"

This causes the recording widget to process the audio. When the processing is complete the recording widget is embedded in the text box.

When initially embedded, the widget looks like an icon (Player 1 of 2 and Player 2 of 2)

When initially embedded, the widget looks like an icon (Player 1 of 2 and Player 2 of 2)

When Posted the embedded player is displayed - Example:

When Posted the embedded player is displayed - Example: