Record a Panopto Video


There are two options to record video, audio, or your screen with Panopto. You may utilize what is called the Panopto Recorder, which requires a software download and install to your computer, or Panopto Capture, which is a recording interface all within your web browser. To compare the features, differences between, and capabilities of each option view Panopto's support page Learn About Panopto Recorders (opens in a new tab).

Note

Panopto has a Learn About Recording Best Practices (opens in a new tab) support page where they go through their best practices for recording to ensure you are creating the highest quality video that you can with the equipment that you have.

Regardless of which option you choose, you will access it the same way.

Access Panopto Recording Options

Step 1

Navigate and sign in to Panopto (Learn how at Access Panopto).

Step 2

Select the Create button.

Panopto web interface

Step 3

You should find the following options :

Panopto web interface

Record with Panopto Recorder (Software Install Required)

Download and Install the Panopto Recorder

You first will need to download and install the Panopto Recorder software. Please refer to the Install Panopto Recorder help page for download and installation instructions.

Once you have installed the software on your computer you should be ready to record.

Panopto has really good support pages so we will mostly be linking out to their site for detailed instructions.

Record with Panopto for Windows

For detailed instructions, view Panopto's support page for How to Record with Panopto for Windows (opens in a new tab).

Have 5 minutes? View the video below on How to Record with Panopto for Windows.

How to Record with Panopto for Windows video

Record with Panopto for Mac

For detailed instructions, view Panopto's support page for How to Record with Panopto for Mac (opens in a new tab).

Have 6 minutes?View the video below on How to Record with Panopto for Mac.

How to Record with Panopto for Mac video

Record with Panopto Capture (No Software Install Required)

Panopto Capture allows a user to easily record audio, video, and screens or applications. A user can access Panopto Capture directly within their browser instead of downloading the desktop application.

For detailed instructions, view Panopto's support page for How to Create a Video Using Panopto Capture (opens in a new tab).

Have 8 minutes? View the video below on How to Create a Video Using Panopto Capture.

How to Create a Video Using Panopto Capture video


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