Panopto is a video content management platform
used to manage, live-stream, record and share video.

Panopto makes it easy to manage video assets, integrate video into your Blackboard course, capture lectures, record flipped classroom videos, and more.

List of Panopto’s TOP Burning Questions & Solutions

Instructors & StudentsWe know there are times when we are not available to answer your burning questions about Panopto. Whether your questions are for students using Panopto or for yourself as Panopto relates to your course.Here are the most common questions and...

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Configuring a Blackboard course for Panopto

There have been some exciting upgrades to Blackboard using Panopto tools. In order to take advantage using Panopto video in your course there are a few steps to configure your course for Panopto. Here is a quick start quide to help get your started: Configuring your...

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What’s new in Blackboard for 2019?

Panopto Updates in Blackboard include: Student assignment recording - Dramatically simplified the process of recording and submitting student assignments through Panopto in your Blackboard courses with grade center integration. Blackboard Grade Center...

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Use a Panopto Quiz as a Blackboard Assessment

Pitfall Warning: The new quiz function is a fantastic way to make sure your students remain engaged throughout your Panopto video, however, please be aware of this important pitfall. If you use the Panopto video Mashup (available in the text tool) to embed...

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Student Recordings as a Panopto Assignment

How to Setup a Panopto Assignment in Blackboard   Step 1 – Navigate to the content area where you would like to place the assignment in your Blackboard course.         Step 2 - Hover over the assessments drop down list and select assignment....

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Merging Sessions in Panopto

(Source: https://spotlight.panopto.com/) Panopto allows you to merge any two sessions together. This is often necessary when recordings are made using two different computers to capture audio, video, powerpoint and screen capture, but the recordings are...

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Using additional monitors to record in Panopto

How to install an additional monitor: To add a second monitor to your computer, you'll need to make sure that you either have a video card that supports multiple monitors, or that your computer has more than one video card. Once you have made sure that...

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Equipment recommended by Panopto

Cameras 1.1 HDMI Connection All cameras that output an HDMI stream can be captured by Panopto when using a capture card. Below are examples of different cameras that have been used with Panopto. Video Cameras - point-and-shoot  Canon VIXIA HF R600 Sony HDR-PJ540 DSLR...

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Large Courses in Blackboard

Large Courses in Blackboard WCU has been using Blackboard for eight years and we are seeing an increase in the size of the courses on our Blackboard system. The size of a course becomes an issue when it is 1.5 GB or larger. It becomes increasing difficult to copy a...

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Students Using Panopto

Panopto is primarily a way for faculty to share content with students, but, many faculty are finding success in also using it as a way for students to submit video content for your course. You will need to enable Panopto in the course.  You will need to go to the...

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