TechSmith Knowmia Basics

TechSmith Knowmia is a lecture capture system that is integrated with D2L, allowing you to record and upload videos to share in your courses. TechSmith offers tutorials that cover Knowmia basics.

NOTE: The TechSmith Capture recorder is not currently supported by Mac OS11 (Big Sur). If you rely heavily on Knowmia for your courses, it is recommended that you wait to upgrade until this compatibility issue has been resolved.


To Access TechSmith Knowmia

  1. Open a course in D2L.
  2. Click on Course Activities and choose Knowmia.
    Indicates Course Activities menu and Identifies Knowmia

For information on recording in TechSmith Knowmia,  see the following:

  1. Record Directly in D2L Using TechSmith Knowmia
  2. Record with the TechSmith Capture Knowmia
  3. Record with the TechSmith Classic Knowmia

    NOTE: If you are unable to record using Knowmia, please make an appointment to talk to a VTAC technologist.