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Video Series: CloudCTF Tutorials

These videos will walk through the processes required to provision, configure, and administer a CloudCTF competition.

Provisioning

In this video we cover how to provision and enter a CloudCTF environment.

If you are a Virginia public school instructor and you haven't yet created a course, please take a look at our guide on Getting an Instructor Account.

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Add Users via Email Invitation

In this video we cover how to add users to a CloudCTF competition via email invitation.

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Add Users via Public Registration

In this video we cover how to add users to a CloudCTF competition via public registration. For a written article covering this topic, please see our article on Setting up a Public CTF.

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Team Management

In this video we cover how to manage teams within a CloudCTF competition. For some additional information on managing teams please see our article on Team Management.

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Enabling Team Play

In this video we cover how to enable team play. This will allow your students to form their own teams for a CloudCTF competition. For more information on team play in CloudCTF please see this section in our Team Management Article.

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Challenge Components

In this video, we cover all of the components that make up a challenge in a CloudCTF environment. If you would like more information on challenge components, check out our article on Creating a CloudCTF challenge

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Challenge Library

In this video we cover how to navigate the challenge library in CloudCTF competitions. For more information, you can check out our articles on Saving Challenges and Promoting a Challenge to the Challenge Library.

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Solving Challenges

In this video we cover how students solve challenges in CloudCTF. For additional instructions on solving challenges, please take a look at the our article on How to Solve a Challenge.

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Scoreboard and Adjustments

In this video we cover how to manage the scoreboard in CloudCTF. We explain how to view the scoreboard as well as how to make manual score adjustments when necessary. For some more information on manual score adjustments, please check out this section from our Team Management Article.

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CTF Customizations

In this video we cover how to make some customizations to a CloudCTF competition. We will primarily cover how to change the timeframe and the theme in CloudCTF. If you would like additional information about these topics please see our articles on Setting Start and End Times and Changing the CTF Theme.

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