Panopto Resources

Panopto is a powerful video management system that allows you to create video presentations, capture lectures, add narrations to presentations, etc. Panopto is available to all Jones College of Business faculty, staff and students. You can use Panopto in the classroom, in your office or at home. Use Panopto to deliver a flexible, easy to use, interactive and engaging class!


Panopto Information

PanoptoWith Panopto you can:

  • Capture Classroom Lectures
  • Record Videos for your classes
  • Record Student Presentations
  • Search any word on slides
  • Add bookmarks and notes
  • Playback recordings on any device
  • Automatic Speech-to-Text translation to help with closed-captioning

 Panopto Checklist

  • Log into D2L and access your classes content
  • Add the Panopto Recordings link (see instructions in the Quick Start for Faculty link below)
  • Click the Panopto Recordings link (this creates a Panopto folder for your class recordings)
  • Download Panopto Recorder to your computer 
  • Click on Create then  Record a New Session 
  • Select your Primary Sources
    • webcam for recordings that include video
  • Check your microphone volume level in the Panopto software
    • select your microphone under the Primary Source section
  • Check your Secondary Capture Sources
    • select Capture Primary Screen to capture your computer's desktop
  • Minimize all windows so that you can see your computer’s desktop
For more detailed information refer to the Quick Start Tutorials below. 

Panopto Equipment

Don't have the right equipment to fully utilize Panopto? You can check out what you need from us, just email We currently have:

  • Xtag Wireless Lapel Microphones
  • MXL ProCon Series I AC-404 USB (desktop small conference room)
  • Logitech B910 HD and C920 HD Web Cameras
  • Tripods for Web Cameras
  • Ziggi HD USB Document Camera

Panopto Resources & Links


Panopto Usage Stats



If you have any questions or issues with devices not working, or have specific questions about the Panopto software, please contact carlos.coronel@mtsu.ed