Video Capture (Panopto)

Panopto allows instructors to record videos of lectures, presentations, and supplementary material.

Using Panopto

Iowa State IT provides support for the Panopto software system. Recorded content can be provided to students through audio files, enhanced podcasts incorporating visuals, or rich-media presentations (Online videos, local videos, audio files, images, photos, text, animation, links, etc.).

Panopto Features:

  • Ease of use for instructors
  • Direct integration with Canvas
  • Ability to record sessions on a laptop or desktop system at any time
  • Captures audio, video, and screen display

Getting Panopto

Contact the Solution Center


Required Equipment: Microphone

Optional Equipment: Webcam, additional software


There is no charge to use classroom capture via the Panopto software system.