How to record your computer screen with Panopto Capture


How can I record a screencast from my computer and make it available for viewing?


Panopto Capture is a web based tool allows a user to easily record audio, video, and screens or applications. A user can access Panopto Capture directly within their browser instead of downloading a desktop application. Once recorded, videos are automatically added to your Panopto media library.


These steps are intended for both Macintosh and Windows operating environments. Panopto Capture currently works with latest version of the Chrome, Firefox, and Edge web browsers.

N.B. If you are using Panopto Caprture on a classroom computer do not try and use Safari as recording audio does not currently work

How To

For written instructions please see


If you need further assistance, please contact the Bowdoin College Service Desk


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