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How to Embed Larger Pencasts

  1. Examples

How to embed larger-sized pencasts:

Create 3 different sized pencasts (small, medium, large – see below)
using James Socol’s Pencast Embed tool:

  1. Copy pencast URL to the clipboard.
  2. Navigate to James Socol’s pencast embed tool:
    1. Paste in URL.
    2. Choose Small, Medium, or Large.
    3. Click the Push Me button.
    4. Copy the embed code generated to the clipboard.
  3. Paste the embed code into your blog, Moodle Bb, wiki, web page, etc

Recommendation: If you embed medium or larger sized pencasts be sure to tell
viewers to go full screen and turn off the previewing of ink by clicking
Set Preview Mode and then clicking Hide Preview.


  1. Small:
  2. 228 x 316

  3. Medium:
  4. 342 x 474

  5. Large:
  6. 456 x 632

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