Activities: RecordingsBN

mod_recordingsbn
Maintained by Picture of Fred Dixon Fred Dixon, Picture of Jesus Federico Jesus Federico
Access and manage your BigBlueButton recordings
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Moodle 2.0, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 2.5

This recordingsbn module works with the bigbluebuttonbn module to let you view and manage your BigBlueButton recordings within a course.   

This module lets you give students access to the recordings, publish/unpublish recordings, and delete the recordings.

To use recordingsbn, install it alongside bigbluebuttonbn.  

In short: the bigbluebuttonbn module lets you create BigBlueButton sessions from within your course, recordingsbn lets you view and manage the BigBlueButton recordings from within your course.  

BigBlueButton and the BigBlueButton logo are trademarks of BigBlueButton Inc.


If you think you have found a bug in this plugin please open a ticket in the Bug Tracker and provide details of how to reproduce the issue. The more details you provide the easies for us to find and solve the problem. 

If you need help for configuring or using this plugin please use the Forums. There are hundreds of users subscribed in the forums and many of them are willing to help. Besides your question may have been responded already. Using the search option can save you time. Also when asking for help provide the more possible details. The more details you provide the easiest for anyone to help you. 

Information that may help is always the version of the Plugin, the version of Moodle where the plugin is installed (in some cases also the version of PHP). But mainly the message error you received. Screen caps are always a plus.

Sets

This plugin is part of set Big Blue Button.

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Fred Dixon (Lead maintainer)
Picture of Jesus Federico
Jesus Federico: Project Manager
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  • Picture of Jesus Federico
    Thu, 13 Jun 2013, 11:13 PM
    Yes I am Daniel.
    Just kind of busy now with a huge pile of other tasks.

    You don't need to duplicate posts, just keep an eye on the tracking system. If anything happens is going to be updated in there.

    Thanks for following-up,
  • DigiDago
    Fri, 18 Oct 2013, 5:42 AM
    Hi,

    Thanks for your work ! I just install BBB on a dedicated server. It's works fine, it's a pleasure. So I install BigBlueButtonBN with my moodle and it's ok too.

    But this plug-in "Recording BN" doesn't work with my BBB. Nothing was recording.
    But it's works fine with http://test-install.blindsidenetworks.com/bigbluebutton

    Anyone have an idea what can I do to resolve this ?

    Best regards.

    Clément
  • Picture of Jesus Federico
    Tue, 19 Nov 2013, 3:49 AM
    Hi Clement,
    If the recordings work fine using test-install the problem is in your bigbluebutton server.

    There are too many variables that might be affecting your server. The most common issue is ffmpeg right now, but you better check out the documentation http://code.google.com/p/bigbluebutton/wiki/InstallationUbuntu

    Also, the best place to ask for help for this kind of issues is in the bigbluebutton mailing list. https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/bigbluebutton-setup
  • Picture of David Mudrák
    Tue, 25 Mar 2014, 8:37 PM
    I just noticed file deploy.sh in both bigbluebuttonbn and recordingsbn. It seems to be intended for a particular site. Can you please consider removing them from the packages? TIA
  • Picture of Mario Coin
    Thu, 16 Apr 2015, 7:42 PM
    HI,

    I've been testing BigBlueButton VM v0.81 with Moodle v2.8.5+ and RecordingsBN plugin. I can see the plugin works just fine if I am a teacher or administrator, but the student cannot find the list of videos (because of a default configuration I assume). So when I go in Administration > Site administration > Plugins > Activity modules > RecordingsBN to try to change the settings, I get a blank page with the title of the plugin. Could you tell me if I'm missing something, or what could be happening?

    I've tried to use both versions 1.0.11 (available to Moodle v2.6 to v2.8, and v2.0 to 2.5), and I'm running Windows 8.

    Thanks in advance,

    Mario Coin
  • Picture of james aco
    Sun, 30 Aug 2015, 9:42 PM
    testing moodle 2.9.1 with bbb 0.91,
    it seems that no page label and no recording - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B_SQ0gfRgZZwc1JRRDkxbG1vRmM/view?usp=sharing
    Thank you
  • Picture of Jesus Federico
    Mon, 31 Aug 2015, 11:02 PM
    Hi James,
    Can you open a thread in the forums. That would be the best place for inquiries like this because solving a issue can take a number of messages. This place is supposed to be for generic comments about the plugin.

    When you open the thread please follow this recommendations (that are part of the plugin description):

    If you think you have found a bug in this plugin please open a ticket in the Bug Tracker and provide details of how to reproduce the issue. The more details you provide the easies for us to find and solve the problem.

    If you need help for configuring or using this plugin please use the Forums. There are hundreds of users subscribed in the forums and many of them are willing to help. Besides your question may have been responded already. Using the search option can save you time. Also when asking for help provide the more possible details. The more details you provide the easiest for anyone to help you.

    Information that may help is always the version of the Plugin, the version of Moodle where the plugin is installed (in some cases also the version of PHP). But mainly the message error you received. Screen caps are always a plus.
  • Picture of Romeo Sulzer
    Wed, 30 Sep 2015, 4:05 PM
    Dear Jesus,

    Thank you very much for your efforts developing this plugin. I am having issues to hide/unpublish individual recordings. Could you kindly take a look at this thread:
    https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=320822

    Many thanks!
  • Picture of Muhammad Umair
    Sat, 7 Nov 2015, 3:52 PM
    I want to download the recorded video and it always give audio format to download. I am using moodle 2.9.2 please guide me. I am newbie to system
  • Picture of Fred Dixon
    Sat, 7 Nov 2015, 10:27 PM
    Hi Mauammad -- the recording is a synchronized playback of HTML5 content using popcorn.js. It's not possible to download as a video.
  • Picture of German Acevedo
    Tue, 19 Jan 2016, 1:56 AM
    Hi,
    I have installed this RecordingsBN module in my moodle 3.0.2 site, and a BBB 1.0 beta server.
    It connects perfectly (by the way the new feature to preload the presentation is GREAT!!!), lists and plays the recordings without any issue.
    The only trouble I'm facing is that it's impossible to delete or hide the undesired recordings. I have tryed as super administration with same results. The only way I have found to solve this at this moment is deleting the published recording in the BBB server.
    Is anybody else facing this issue?
    Regards,
    German Acevedo
  • Picture of Jesus Federico
    Tue, 19 Jan 2016, 2:48 AM
    Hi German. Can you please open a thread in the forums?
    https://moodle.org/mod/forum/view.php?id=7797
    The recommendations of how to ask for help are in the description of this plugin.
  • Picture of P. L.
    Thu, 23 Jun 2016, 9:52 PM
    I stumbled upon another issue with RecordingsBN. See this thread:

    [BBB] RecordingsBN uses internal IP address instead of domain
    https://moodle.org/mod/forum/discuss.php?d=335065#p1350155
  • Picture of Guadalupe Camorlinga
    Thu, 29 Sep 2016, 10:58 PM
    Thanks, for a great plugin
    By any chance do you have on your roadmap the feature to Edit the "Activity" and "Description" of the recordings
  • Picture of Jesus Federico
    Thu, 29 Sep 2016, 11:20 PM
    Hi Guadalupe Camorlinga,
    Indeed, it is. Although I don;t think this will be part of the very next release. You can vote the features here: https://goo.gl/U96Njl
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