Simple Kaltura

Warning: This plugin has't been updated in over 54 years. It may no longer be maintained.

What you can do to help:

Upload and share videos

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  • This plugin is for the latest Elgg 1.8 release, currently tested and working with Elgg 1.8.14
  • Requires a hosted Kaltura account (See project homepage for more info)


  • Upload videos to your Elgg site!
  • Share and embed videos from your site (Note: requires additional Kaltura configuration, see README or visit project homepage/code repository)
  • Pick an exact frame from your video to use as it's thumbnail
  • Uses Kaltura Dynamic Player for HTML5 support (videos will play in iOS!)


  • Download plugin zip, and extract into Elgg mod directory. (ie: elgg/mod/simplekaltura)
  • There are a number of required plugin settings, view README for more details 

This plugin has been in development and in use for over 2 years by THINK Global School on our in-house Elgg-based social learning platform: THINK Spot

If you have any issues or problems with this plugin, please create an issue on the Github project page! (Visit plugin homepage or code repository)


Jeff Tilson

IT specialist and programmer for THINK Global School


  • Category: Media
  • License: GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2
  • Updated: 1970-1-1
  • Downloads: 2222
  • Recommendations: 6