How to Download from Canvas

Download, record and capture video and music from Canvas

Step by Step Guide on How to Download from Canvas

Canvas may contain videos or music that have a license agreement that prohibits you from recording them. Do not use Jaksta Products to record copyrighted content or content for which you are prohibited from recording under your license agreement. The instructions on this page are generic and have been autogenerated from your search term.
  1. Preparation
  2. Get the Canvas video page address from web browser
  3. Enter the Canvas video page address in Jaksta Media Recorder
  4. Jaksta Media Recorder extracts Canvas video streams
  5. Jaksta Media Recorder downloads the selected Canvas stream quality and format

Preparation

  1. Download the Jaksta Media Recorder installer;
  2. Install Jaksta Media Recorder by running the downloaded installer;
  3. Once installed, start Jaksta Media Recorder from the Windows Start Menu;
  4. Open your favorite web browser such as Chrome, Firefox or Edge;
    Step 1 to download from Canvas

Get the Canvas video page address from the web browser

  1. Navigate your web browser to Canvas and the page hosting the video or music;
  2. Copy the url of the Canvas page hosting the video or music. Select the Canvas url from the address bar and use Ctrl-C or right mouse click and select Copy from the context menu.;
    Step 2 to download from Canvas

Enter the Canvas video page address in Jaksta Media Recorder

  1. Paste the Canvas url into the Jaksta Media Recorder's text box - Enter (or Drag and Drop) the URL of a video page to download using Ctrl-V;
  2. Press enter or click the down arrow ;
    Step 3 to download from Canvas

Jaksta Media Recorder extracts Canvas video streams

  1. The Canvas video will be detected and begin to extract on the Home screen;
  2. If multiple qualities or formats are available for the Canvas video then these will be displayed in the Multiple Streams Detected popup window. To download the format/quality combination you want, double click the entry;
    Step 4 to download from Canvas

Jaksta Media Recorder downloads the selected Canvas stream quality and format

  1. The Canvas video stream will then begin to download on the Home screen;
    Step 5 to download from Canvas
  2. Once the Canvas video download is complete, double click the download entry to watch it in your favorite video player.