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Configure your BlackBoard course for Panopto use.

Article ID: 463
Last updated: 23 Mar, 2020

All Blackboard courses must be configured to use Panopto. *Configuration does not require a webcam or microphone.

1.    Go into the Blackboard course
Note: the Edit mode needs to be set to ON.

2.    Scroll your mouse over the plus symbol on the top left corner of the main menu. Select Tool Link.

3.    Name the tool link, e.g. Videos and select Panopto Course Tool Application as the type. Make sure you check the box to make it available to the students. Click Submit.


4.    Once the Tool Link (Videos) created, click on the Tool Link and proceed in the configuration of your course with Panopto.
5.    Click the Configure button on the right.

6.    Click the Add Course to Panopto button.

7.    Click Return to course.

8.    From the Main BlackBoard page, click the tool link that you just created. (Videos)

8.    From the Main BlackBoard page, click the tool link that you just created. (Videos)

After the configuration, you can use the tool in the classroom or your office so long as you have a webcam or microphone, and installed the Panopto software. Instructions for installing and recording are in Article 523: Installing and Recording with Panopto

Panopto also offers recording best practices at https://support.panopto.com/s/article/Create-High-Quality-Recordings

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