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Uploading Student Videos to Blackboard (Panopto)

Article ID: 550
Last updated: 13 Apr, 2020

Panopto can be used to enable students to record or upload short videos and share them with the class. The instructor must have previously configured their Blackboard course  according to Article 463: Configure Your Blackboard Course for Panopto Use. Once configured, the instructor creates an assignment folder according to the instructions below.

How to create an assignment folder with Panopto:

  1. Click on the Panopto course menu option
    • NOTE: The tool may have been given a different name, e.g., Video Lectures or Course Videos
  2. Click on the Gear icon

  1. Click on the Create Assignment Folder link
  2. Click the X

  1. The assignment folder is now available for students to record and upload their videos.

How to rename the assignment folder:

  1. Click on the assignment folder

  1. Click on the Gear icon

  1. Click on the Overview menu option
  2. Click the Edit link of the folder’s name within the Folder Information section

  1. Click Save after renaming the folder
  2. Click the X to exit the settings area

How to manage the settings for the assignment folder:

  1. Click on the assignment folder

  1. Click on the Gear icon

  1. Click on the Settings menu option
  2. Adjust the settings to suit the needs of the course
  3. Click the X to exit the settings area

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