Panopto – Creating a recording

Installing Panopto


UoS computers

How to install on a University computer that is not in a workstation room or lecture theatre.

Personal non UoS computers

How to install on your personal computer, that is non UoS.

Apple Mac computers

How to install onto a Apple Mac UoS or personal device.

Instructions for Windows PCs


Audio and Screen

The most quick and easy setup. Use this guide to capture your voice and your screen, that can include PowerPoint presentations.

Video and Screen

If you wish to capture video of a person use this guide to capture your voice and a video of the presenter. The guide covers recording PowerPoint or other presentation on your screen.

Audio and Whiteboard

If you wish to capture a video of a whiteboard or blackboard use this guide. It covers recording your voice as well as your PowerPoint presentation and screen.

Other Operating Systems


Mac Recorder

The Panopto recorder looks a little different on MacOS

This section will guide you through how to make a recording

No-install Panopto Recorder

Record your voice, webcam (if chosen) and screen from Firefox or Chrome without installing any application.

Guest Lecturers


Access as a Guest Lecturer

If you are asked to record a lecture during COVID-19, but don’t have an account, we can help.