Recording Instructions for Speaker Self-Recording
- Use Google Chrome to record your presentation. Using Google Chrome will allow you to STOP the presentation using their floating screen display control.
- Make sure that you give the webpage access to your microphone (and camera if you want to record your face). You will not be able to record your presentation if you do not give the browser access to your microphone.
- It is a good idea to run a quick 30-60 second test recording to familiarize yourself with the recording platform. You can easily delete and re-record after recording the test
- Close unnecessary tabs and open applications which can slow down your computer, and drain resources. This can affect the quality of your video recording.
- Remove anything that is hovering over your shared application screen
- Refrain from excessive mouse movements, clicking, and typing if not necessary
- Log in to your conference speaker portal
- Find your abstract/presentation and click the Record Presentation button
- A new window will appear and have a small guide for you to follow
Prepare your Presentation - check out our speaker tips and tricks sheet for detailed suggestions on how to get set up
- Turn your microphone on
- Speak out loud, and ensure that the microphone icon switches to a moving audio GIF to confirm microphone is on and detected
- Turn camera on (optional)
- Make sure your face is well lit, and you are in a quiet environment
- Make sure you are centered in your video screen and that you are in a comfortable position
- Avoid bright lights and windows behind you
- Share screen or application window
- When you are ready, click “Record”
- There will be a 15 second delay, and audio cues to prompt you before the recording begins
- You will not see your video during your presentation, but it will be recording behind the scenes.
- When you are finished presenting, return to the recording platform tab and click the red STOP button
- If you are using Google Chrome, you can also stop the recording by clicking the floating “Stop Sharing” button next to www.xcdsystem.com is sharing your screen.
- Your video will appear for you to preview.
- If you are happy with the video, click the green checkmark “Save & Upload”
- If you are NOT happy with it, you can click the red X to “Discard and re-record” and repeat steps above
How to Import Presentation / Program IDs
NOTE: The Presentation / Program ID is not the same as the Submission ID. The Submission ID will stay intact and the Program ID will be assigned to the submission and may be displayed in the program. In the Manage Session Screen, the Program ID is ...
How to Record a Presentation in the Submission Platform
IMPORTANT NOTES: Use Chrome, Firefox or Safari as your browser and ensure it is the latest version. Ensure you have sufficient free disk space on your computer (Minimum recommended free space is 750 M). Ensure you have a strong internet connection. ...
How to Upload a Pre-Recorded Presentation
Do not follow these steps to upload a video if recording using the Submission Platform, the upload recording step is embedded in the self-recording process. Important Notes for recording outside of the Submission Platform Do not record in 4k - use HD ...
Creating a Submission
Creating a new submission You may have received an email from the conference organizers with a link to a submission site or clicked on a link from the conference web page, after clicking the link, you may be prompted to Create a Profile or to login ...
Ways to add an invited speaker presentation to the program
There are 2 different ways to add an invited speaker presentation to the program: Create it as a new submission - this will create an account for the presenter who may go into the system and add/edit their talk details and load a bio and/or image if ...