What types of files does Seesaw support?

Seesaw supports adding photos, videos, drawings, notes, PDFs and links into Seesaw journals. You can add photo or video files stored on any cloud service (e.g. Google Drive, Dropbox or iCloud Drive).

You can also add work created using Google apps like Docs, Slides or Sheets directly into Seesaw portfolios! Seesaw will automatically convert files into PDFs for easy viewing.  Learn more about this integration here.

Supported File Types 

  • .jpg
  • .png
  • .mov
  • .mp4
  • .m4a
  • .pdf

Length / File Size Limits

  • Audio Annotation on Item: 5 min
  • Audio Comment: 2 min
  • Video Length: 10 min 
  • Video File Size: 500 MB
  • Photo File Size: 1 MB
  • Photos are automatically resized by Seesaw 


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