Panopto: FAQs for Instructors

Panopto is an audio/video streaming platform that is fully integrated with Glow (Canvas) that offers flexible recording and uploading tools for recording video lessons, integrating lecture slides, and in-video quizzing.


Q: How do I download and install the Panopto recorder?


Q: How do I create a prerecorded lecture in GLOW using Panopto?
Q: How do I create a video using Panopto Capture?
Q: How do I prepare iPad/iPhone videos for Panopto?
Q: How do I improve lecture recordings?
Q: What kind of document camera should I use?


Q: How do I edit my video?
Q: How to add a Table of Contents to a video in the Editor?
Q: How to add and edit slides in the Editor?
Q: How can I delete the secondary screen?
Q: How do I apply automated closed captions to my audio or video?


Q: How do I troubleshoot issues (cookies etc.) while viewing videos in Panopto?
Q: How do I enable the download option for my video in the Course Media Gallery?
Q: What kinds of accessibility features does Panopto offer?
Q: How can I access viewing statistics?


Q: How do I embed my video on a GLOW page (e.g. Announcement, Assignment, Discussion and etc.)?

File and Folder Management

Q: How do I upload my video files?
Q: How do I create a new folder?
Q: How do I manage my folders?
Q: How do I move or copy my video to another folder?

Video Quizzes and Assignments

Q: How do I add a quiz to a video?
Q: How do I use a Panopto quiz as a GLOW assignment?
Q: How do I create a video assignment in GLOW using Panopto?
Q: How do I sync interactive video quizzes to the Gradebook in GLOW?
Q: How do my students submit a video assignment in GLOW using Panopto?

Panopto and Zoom Integration

Q: How does Zoom Cloud Recording & Panopto integration work?

Library Streaming Services

Q: How do I request library materials to be streamed in my course?

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