Start a Review

TechSmith Video Review is an online collaboration tool that gets clear feedback on videos and images quickly. Simply upload a video or image, invite reviewers, and share feedback.

1. Upload a Video or Image

  1. Sign in to TechSmith Video Review.
  2. Click the Start Review button.
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  3. Drag and drop a video or image file onto the Upload Media dialog or click the Browse for File button.

    MP4, JPEG, or PNG file formats are supported.

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2. Enter Project Info

After uploading the file, enter optional details such as a deadline and description for your reviewers. A preview of the video or image appears at the top of this screen.

  1. Enter a title.
  2. Click Date button to set a review deadline. (Optional)
  3. Enter a description. (Optional)
    The description appears in the reviewer email request.
  4. Click the Create Review button.
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3. Invite Reviewers

Send the video or image to your coworkers, collaborators, or stakeholders for review feedback.

Set the Reviewer Access Settings:

  • Only added reviewers: Reviewers must be invited by email and sign in using a free TechSmith account to access the review.
  • Anyone with the link: Anyone with the link can access the review. Reviewers enter a temporary display name to enter review comments. Click the Copy button to copy the URL to the clipboard to share the review.

 

Invite Reviewers by Email:

  1. Click the Manage Reviewers button.
  2. Enter the reviewer's email address into the field. Separate email addresses with a comma or semicolon.
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    To invite a group of users, click the Groups dropdown and select a user group. See Add User Groups.
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  3. Click the Add button.
  4. The list of pending invites appears below. Click the Save button to send a review request to the email addresses entered.
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Example Email

Reviewers receive an email invitation with your email address, the review description, and the review deadline. Click the Start Review button to begin a review. To learn how to add a review comment, see Review a Video or Image.

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