Delete a Hotspot


This tutorial provides instructions on how to remove an existing hotspot from a Kaltura video.

Any Kaltura media owner can add or remove hotspots to a video they own. This applies to all UCSD instructors, students, and staff with active directory credentials.

Kaltura users can delete hotspots in Canvas or MediaSpace.

Steps to Take

In CanvasIn MediaSpace
  1. Log into Canvas.
    1. Go to
    2. Enter your active directory credentials.
  2. Within Canvas, click My Media in the left navigation.
  1. Log into MediaSpace.
    1. Go to
    2. Click the profile icon at the top right of the page and select Login.
    3. Enter your active directory credentials.
  2. Click the profile icon again and select My Media.
  1. Locate the video to which you want to add Hotspots and click the pencil icon on its row.
  2. Click Launch Editor in the gray box next to the video player. The Kaltura Video Editor will launch.
  3. In the left navigation of the Video Editor, click the icon that looks like an arrow within a square.
  4. You should see a list of all of the video's hotspots. Locate the one you want to delete, click the kebab on its row (the three dots), and select Delete.

An annotated screenshot of the hotspot editor.

  1. Confirm that you want to delete the hotspot.
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