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Upload images, videos, and music

Only upload content that you own and are licensed to use. See section 4.2 of our Terms of Use for more details. If you’re still not sure, contact us so we can check on it for you.

File format and size
Before uploading, make sure that your files meet our upload requirements.

Upload your files

  1. Create or open an existing design from the homepage.
  2. From the side panel, click on the Uploads tab.
  3. Click Upload an image or video.
  4. Click Upload media. You can also drag and drop the files directly from your computer folder into the editor to upload them.
  5. Wait for the upload to finish.

From the side panel, click on your uploaded media to add them to your design.

You can find all uploaded media in your Uploads folder, where you can also download or delete them.

Account storage
Free Canva users can upload up to 5GB of media. Canva ProCanva for Education, and Canva for Nonprofits users can store up to 100GB, while Canva for Enterprise users have unlimited storage.

Updated on February 22, 2021

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