Upload Video with Hudl Mercury

Load Files

Open Hudl Mercury. Select where your video file is coming from:

If you haven't installed Mercury just yet, learn how to here.

DVD

  1. Place the DVD with the desired video in your computer’s DVD drive. Select the DVD you wish to use from the dialog box and click Add Video from this DVD. Click here for your next steps.

Camera or External Storage

  1. Connect the device to your computer. It will appear under Camera or External Storage and the video will automatically be listed by date.

  2. Select the desired media files and click Add the Selected Video. Click here for your next steps.

Media Files 

  1. Click Add under Media Files.  

  2. Select the files you want to upload and click Open. Click here for your next steps.

    Need to select all clips in a folder? Use CTRL+A as keyboard shortcut. Need to select only certain clips from a folder? Click the first clips, hold down the Shift key, then click the last to select all clips in between.

Edit and Review Video 

  1. Review the video you're uploading. Select a clip from the left to review. You can edit the video once it's uploaded or edit in Mercury. You can make the following changes to your clips:

    • Split Clips: If you'd like to split a clip into two separate clips, play the clip to the location of the split in the video player and then click Split Clip Here.
    • Delete Clips: If you'd like to delete a clip, click on the clip and then click Delete Clip.
    • Merge Clips: If you'd like to merge two clips into a single clip, click the Combine with Previous or Combine with Next button while playing a clip.

    Made a mistake? Click Undo or Redo.

  2. When you're ready to continue uploading, click I'm Done Reviewing.

Organize & Share Your Video

  1. Use the drop-down to select which team's video you're uploading. 

  2. Choose the category of video you're uploading.

  3. Use the drop-down to select the correct season.

  4. Select a schedule entry to upload the video to or click Add a new game or event to create a new schedule entry.

  5. If you chose anything other than game footage, type a name for your video.

  6. Use the drop-down to select who you'd like to share the video to once it's uploaded. User groups can be created here.

  7. Click Save & Upload this Video to Hudl.com.

Organize & Publish Video

  1. A progress box will appear with the current status of the import:

    • Encoding: Shows the progress of encoding your raw video into video usable on Hudl.com.
    • Uploading: Shows the progress of uploading your encoded video to Hudl.com.

    Mercury automatically minimizes itself while uploading. Clips will upload one at a time. Click on the Mercury icon on your computer's toolbar to open it, and then click Watch These Clips Now on Hudl.com to watch the clips that have uploaded.

  2. After upload is complete, click All Done Take Me Back to the Start.

Load Files

Open Hudl Mercury. Select where your video file is coming from:

If you haven't installed Mercury just yet, learn how to here.

DVD

  1. Place the DVD with the desired video in your computer’s DVD drive. Select the DVD you wish to use from the dialog box and click Add Video from this DVD.  Click here for your next steps.

Camera or External Storage

  1. Connect the device to your computer. It will appear under From a Camera or Storage and the video will automatically be listed by date.

  2. Select media files and click Next.

Media Files 

  1. Click From a Folder.

  2. Drag and drop media files or select Choose a Folder or Files.

  3. Select the files you want to upload and click Open. Click here for your next steps.

    Need to select all clips in a folder? Use CMND+A as keyboard shortcut. Need to select only certain clips from a folder? Click the first clips, hold down the Shift key, then click the last to select all clips in between.

Edit and Review Video 

  1. Review the video you're uploading.  Click a clip on the left side to watch it. You can edit the video once it's uploaded or edit in Mercury. You can make the following changes to your clips:

    • Split Clips: If you'd like to split a clip into two separate clips, play the clip to the location of the split in the video player and then press the Split Clip Here.
    • Delete Clips: If you'd like to delete a clip, click on the clip and then click Delete Clip.
    • Merge Clips: If you'd like to merge two clips into a single clip, click the Combine with Previous or Combine with Next button while playing a clip.

    Made a mistake? Click Undo or Redo in the top right corner.

  2. When you're ready to continue uploading, click Next.

Organize & Share Your Video

  1. Use the drop-down to select which team's video you're uploading. 

  2. Choose the category of video you're uploading.

  3. Use the drop-down to select the correct season.

  4. Select a schedule entry to upload the video under or click Add a new game or event to create a new schedule entry.

  5. If you chose anything other than game footage, type a name for your video.

  6. Use the drop-down to select who you'd like to share the video to once it's uploaded. User groups can be created here.

  7. Click Next.

Organize & Publish Video

  1. A progress box will appear with the current status of the import:

    • Encoding: Shows the progress of encoding your raw video into video usable on Hudl.com.
    • Uploading: Shows the progress of uploading your encoded video to Hudl.com.

    Mercury automatically minimizes itself while uploading. Clips will upload one at a time. Click on the Mercury on your computer's toolbar to open it, and then click Watch These Clips Now on Hudl.com to watch the clips that have uploaded.

  2. When all clips have uploaded, click Finish.