What is Ensemble?

Ensemble is Clemson's Enterprise video solution. Ensemble is a video content management system that allows staff to upload video files to the web and easily share them with other departments on campus as well as guests. Ensemble supports multiple media formats and provides flexible video content publishing and sharing.

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How do I get an Ensemble account?

Ensemble accounts can be requested by emailing ITHELP@clemson.edu.  Each account has a 5 GB storage capacity.  Should additional space be required emailITHELP@clemson.edu to discuss related costs.

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Is there a cost associated with Ensemble?

At this time there is no cost associated with Ensemble accounts unless additional storage space is requested.

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Does Ensemble allow videos to be downloaded?

This is a setting determined by the Ensemble page owner. If the owner sets the files up with download permissions the files can be downloaded. Most files once uploaded will be converted to MP4 and play from the Ensemble webpage.

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How do I use Ensemble?


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  • What's New in Ensemble 3.5? (.PDF)
  • Content Administrator's User Guide (.PDF)
  • Organization Administrator's User Guide (.PDF
  • Inserting & Securing a Playlist into a Blackboard Course (.HTM)
  • Embed Videos in Blackboard Using Embed Codes (.HTM)
  • Creating a Video Dropbox or Audio Dropbox (.HTM)
  • Video Grid Widget (.HTM)
  • Audio Widget (.HTM)
  • Video Slider Widget (.HTM)
  • Video Viewer Widget (.HTM)
  • Feature a Video in a Video Showcase (.HTM)
  • Using MAGPie with Ensemble Video (.HTM)
  • Plug-in Documentation for Ensemble Video (.HTM
  • Supported File Formats for Upload (.HTM)
  • Creating Captions in YouTube for Ensemble Video (.HTM)



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Frequently Asked Questions

Review the Ensemble Video Blog for information regarding frequently asked questions or visit the Ensemble Support page for more help.

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Do we offer Instructor-Led training for Ensemble?

Yes. CCIT currently offers one-on-one instructor led training for employees. Please email ITHELP@clemson.edu to schedule training.

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System Requirements

Ensemble is a web based system. Most web browsers will work with Ensemble including Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari. Visit Ensemble Video Player Browser Support for detailed information.

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Additional Resources

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