Where do I begin?
Panopto is easily configured for use through your eLearn course. Accounts are automatically created for faculty and students through the eLearn course configuration process.
Help for configuring an eLearn course can be found under Lecture Capture in the Knowledge Base.
Do I need any special software?
You will need the Panopto Recorder installed on your computer. All lab and classroom computers currently have the Recorder installed.Back to Top
Where can I download the Panopto Recorder?
Download the Recorder from your eLearn Panopto Content tool (under Content) or students can access it from the Panopto websitehttp://www.stonenhill.hosted.panopto.com website (users must first log in to access the download feature). The Recorder is easily downloaded from the web or installed by one of our Service Desk staff.Back to Top
What log in credentials do I use?
You will always use your Stonehill username and password to log in to use the Recorder or access content on the Panopto website.Back to Top
Do I need any special hardware?
No. All you need to capture content is a Windows or Mac computer and a camera or microphone. Most laptops have a built-in camera and microphone that work well with the lecture capture system. The classroom instructor workstation computers use a plug-in webcam with built in microphone. Equipment is available through the equipment loan program.Back to Top
Do I have to record myself in the video?
No. You can create an audio only recording or record audio with a PowerPoint presentation and/or screen capture.Back to Top
What are the basic and advanced settings in the recorder?
For complete documentation on recorder configuration visit the Panopto Online Help .Back to Top
After recording a session, if the recorder isn't open, will my recording upload to the server?
If you are using the windows recorder, yes. There is a background uploading service that will transfer data to the server as long as the recording computer is on. Mac does not have this service available at this time.Back to Top
Can I attach a PDF file to a recording?
Yes. After a recording is online, you can go to the session details page and upload as many PDF files as you want.Back to Top
Do viewers need any special software to view content?
Panopto recordings can be viewed on any computer or mobile device. No special Panopto software is required.Back to Top