UniSA Media Library


Frequently Asked Questions

Q - What file types can I upload to UniSA Media Library?

A - .mp4, .mp3, .wav, .wma, .mov, .avi, .wmv, .flv, .pmg

Note: .m4v files won't upload to UniSA Media Library however, they will if you change the file extension to .mp4. 


Q - What is the maximum file size I can upload?

A - 1.95 GB.


Q - How long do files take to upload?

A - Files take much longer to upload than download, particularly if uploading at home. The following table provides indicative speeds.

File Size Upload at UniSA Upload at home
100 MB 12 seconds 8 minutes
500 MB 1 minute 40 minutes
1 GB 2 minutes 1 hour 20 minutes

Q - Who can see the media I upload?

A - It depends on the Category setting. If the category is set to "Private", only the media owner can view the media. If set to "_Public" anyone can view the media. If a "Discipline" is set then only UniSA staff and students can view the media and a login is required. Assignments are set to Private by default and only the student and assigned marker/s can see the media.