HOW TO Record Lectures Using Personal Devices

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When recording lectures using a personal device, it is recommended that a Digital Voice Recorder be used.  These are available on loan from the Osgoode Law Library.

Note that lecture recording files uploaded to Moodle course websites are downloaded by students, and do not stream.

Retrieve File from Device

Digital Voice Recorder – Please see page 2 for instructions on using the digital voice recorders available at the Osgoode Law Library.  These instructions can also be obtained from the library when borrowing a device.

Personal Device – Consult the help documentation for your device for instructions on transferring files to your computer.

Upload File to Course Website

  1. Login to your course website
  2. Click Turn editing on at the top right of the course home page
  3. Drag the file from your local hard drive to the section on the course main page under the date of the class
  4. When a dotted box appears, drop the file within the designated area

Digital Voice Recorders – Osgoode Law Library

Recorder Type 1

Power On – Slide OPERATION/HOLD switch to OPR side to power on the device.  Press the STOP button when asked to set the clock.

Start Recording Press REC/PAUSE to begin recording

Pause Recording – Press REC/PAUSE ● to pause recording

Stop Recording – Press STOP ▄ to end recording

Transfer Recording – Connect the USB cable to the recorder and the computer.  The recorder will show up in My Computer as a USB flash drive.  The file can be copied from there.

Reset Recorder – Press ERASE.  Then press >>| to display ALL.  Press

►/▄ then Press >>| to select Yes.  Press ►/▄ again to erase recordings.

Power Off – Slide and hold OPERATION/HOLD switch to OPR side for 2

seconds.

Recorder Type 2

Power On – Slide HOLD/POWER switch down to power on the device.  Press STOP ▄ when asked to set the clock.

Start Recording – Press REC/PAUSE to start recording

Pause Recording – Press REC/PAUSE ● to pause recording

Stop Recording – Press STOP ▄ to end recording

Transfer Recording – Slide the USB/DIRECT switch at the back of the recorder to bring out the USB connector.  Connect the recorder to the computer.  The recorder will show up in My Computer as a USB flash drive.  The file can be copied from there.

Reset Recorder – Press Menu, then press the UP navigation button twice to select Format.  Press PLAY, then Execute to complete the wipe.

Power Off – Slide HOLD/POWER switch down to power off the device.