Center for Technology Enhanced Learning

How to Activate Your YouTube Account

This month’s Tech Tip explains how to activate your UMS YouTube account and then upgrade your account to be able to upload videos longer than 15 minutes.

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Things You Need To Know:

  1. In order to upload extended length videos, you will need to verify your account by providing a valid telephone number.
  2. Ensure that you have the latest version of your browser.
  3. You need to have a good standing on Youtube to be able to upload extended length videos.
  4. YouTube scans and flags videos that contain copyrighted material.