Panopto Recording (Mac)

Part 1 Lecture Recording with Panopto in Canvas

  1. Navigate to the course in Canvas. For this example, we will add a Panopto video to a Page in a Module.  This process is similar in all areas of Canvas.
  2. Create a new Page in the desired Module.
  3. Click on the More External Tools icon in the Rich Text Editor and then select Panopto Recordings.

  4. Select Record to record with Panopto. You can also choose an existing video in Panopto or upload new content.
  5. If Panopto has not been installed, click Download to install.  If Panopto has been installed, skip to step 6.
  6. Select a folder to store the recording using the dropdown menu. Enter a name for the video and click Record to record.
  7. You might need to sign in using your Net ID and password.
  8. Select the correct video and audio input.
  9. Click Record to start recording. Immediately after you click the Record button, click the Minimize button to hide the Panopto screen. Or use Option + Command + R to start recording.
  10. Click Stop to end recording. Or use Option + Command + R to stop recording and Option + Command + P to pause.
  11. Click Upload button to save it to the server. Note: The video will be temporarily unavailable while the system processes the video.
  12. Click Edit to trim or edit the video. Use the Scissors button or click the Add Content button to add new content. Click Publish to save the edits. For more information about editing, please go to https://support.panopto.com/s/article/Basic-Editing.
  13. Click Insert to add the video to the page.
  14. Click Save and then Publish the page.

Part 2 Edit the recording after it’s been published

  1. Log into your Panopto hosted page via https://iastate.hosted.panopto.com. Sign in using Canvas (Net ID and Password) →  click on Authorize

  2. Locate the recording you want to edit.  Type in the folder name in the search box under Browse → Click on the target folder. You will see the recordings on the left side of the page.
  3. Click Edit to trim or edit the video. Use the Scissors button or click the Add Content button to add new content. Click Publish to save the edits. For more information about editing, please go to https://support.panopto.com/s/article/Basic-Editing.

Please email elo@iastate.edu if you have further questions.