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Downloading the Panopto Recorder

The Panopto Recorder can be downloaded onto a Mac or Windows device to record videos, lectures, PowerPoints, etc. for use in a D2L course.

Download Panopto on a Mac

  1. Select Edit Course from the course navigation bar [A].
  2. Select Panopto [B].
    edit course then select panopto
  3. The Panopto site will open. Once there, select Create [A]. 
    create button on the panopto homepage
  4. A menu will open. Select Panopto for Mac [A].
    menu of create options in panopto
  5. From the options under "Panopto," select Download Installer: macOS 10.15 and up [A].
    menu of download options for panopto
  6. Follow the instructions for the installer.

Download Panopto for Windows

  1. Select Edit Course from the course navigation bar [A].
  2. Select Panopto [B].
    edit course then select panopto
  3. The Panopto site will open. Once there, select Create [A].
    create button on the panopto homepage
  4. A menu will open. Select Panopto for Windows [A].
    menu of create options in panopto
  5. From the options under "Panopto," select Download Installer: Windows 8.1 and up (64 bit) [A].
    menu of download options for panopto
  6. Follow the instructions for the installer.