Download and Install Panopto Recorder (Windows)

The Panopto Recorder application allows you to easily create content. Once installed, it can be launched from your desktop or from your browser at

Operating System: Windows 7 and above

Applies To: UB faculty and staff. Student recording is limited to Assignments Folder only.

Last Updated: March 29, 2018

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Locate the Panopto Recorder to download.

1. Sign in to Panopto and click Download Panopto in the upper right-hand corner.

Select your installer.

2. Select your Installer based on your operating system.

  • The Panopto client comes in 32 bit and 64 bit versions for Windows. If you don't know what version your Windows is running,  open Microsoft Word and choose About Word under the File menu.  

3. Select Save File for the Opening panoptorecorder.exe dialog box.


4. Open panoptorecorder.exe from downloads. You must have administrative access to your computer to install this application.

5. Select Run for Panopto setup.


6. Click Next for the destination location.


7. Click Install for Ready to install Panopto.

8. You will receive a message once installation is complete.

9. When you launch the application you will be prompted for the Panopto server address, enter   

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