Project Description


Panopto is a video and audio storage service that allows you to upload, edit, store and share video and audio files with varying levels of privacy settings. Panopto can also be a very powerful tool to use for video lecture and video annotation.

All Middlebury faculty, staff and students have access to Panopto.

Printable Quickstart Guide for Panopto


To log into your account:

  1. Go to
  2. Click the Sign-in button at the top right of your screen.
  3. Choose Middlebury Single Sign-in.
  4. You will be redirected to a Middlebury login page. Enter your Middlebury credentials ( email address and password).

This will take you to your personal home page. You will see any videos that have been shared with you or that you have uploaded.

Step-by-Step Instructions

Troubleshooting & Help

For more information, refer to Panopto’s tutorials and the Library & ITS Wiki page about Panopto. You can also check out this Panopto Quick Start Guide.

If you are having technical issues with Panopto, submit a helpdesk ticket. You can also consult with members of DLINQ for help with teaching with Panopto.


Panopto Video Playlists

Screen Recording with Panopto

  1. Introduction
  2. Setting Up a Course Hub FolderĀ 
  3. How to record a video
    1. MacĀ 
    2. PC
  4. Embedding a video in Canvas (New RCE–instructions begin at 19:38)

Additional Resources

Re-Using a Panopto Course Folder

1. Instructions and walk-through for the process of re-using a Panopto course folder from one semester to the next