Students and educators can post comments in response to videos or other comments in a topic. Your comments can include videos or only text. When you post a comment, the student or educator who created the video, will receive a notification.  

 

Post comments

Important: If you’re a student and you aren’t able to post comments, make sure your educator has allowed them.

Web Browser Mobile Application
  1. Go to info.flip.com and log in.
  2. Select a group > a topic.
  3. Select the video you want to comment on.
  4. At the bottom right of the video player, click Comments Comment.png.
  5. To leave a comment to a video: Go to the the bottom of the video's comment list to add a comment.
    To leave a reply to a comment: Under the comment, select the reply button underneath the comment you want to reply to:
    • Post text in a comment: In the "Add a comment..." text box, enter your comment.
    • Post video in a comment: Click Record a video comment Photo_camera.png. Then, record a video and click Submit Submit.png.
  6. Click Send.

Edit or delete a comment 

Note: The option to edit a video comment is currently unavailable. If you want to change a video comment, delete the comment and record a new one.

Web Browser Mobile Application
  1. Go to info.flip.com and log in.
  2. Select a group > a topic.
  3. Select the video you commented on and scroll to the comment you want to edit or delete.
  4. Next to your comment, click More More.png.
    • To edit your comment: Click Edit comment Edit_pencil.png > Send.
    • To delete your comment: Click Delete comment Delete_trash.png. To confirm, click the checkbox next to "I want to permanently delete the comment" and click Delete.

Include a timestamp in your comment

When you add a text comment to a video, you can include a timestamp to reference in the video. The timestamp automatically becomes a link. Students who have access to your text comment can click on the link and review that timestamp in the video.

To include a timestamp in your text comment:

Web Browser Mobile Application
  1. Go to info.flip.com and log in.
  2. Go to the group and topic with the video where you want to add a video or text comment.
  3. Select the video.
  4. At the bottom right of the video player, click Comment Comment.png.
  5. In the "Add a comment..." text box, enter your comment.
  6. Type the timestamp you want to reference in the video. For example, "0:11"
  7. Click Send

Important: If you're an educator, learn more about approve or hide video responses or comments.


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