Record your own assessed presentations using Panopto

Installing the recorder for Mac

Installing the recorder for Mac

Use the following steps to install the Panopto recorder for Mac. 

The software is free to download and associated licences allow for recordings to be uploaded to the Solent server.

You must be running MacOS High Sierra or higher in order to install and run Panopto for Mac.  If you need to upgrade your operating system, we recommend MacOS Mojave.  Instructions can be found here.


Step 1. Choose 'Mac' and you should see a .pkg file downloaded to your machine

Download panopto for mac

Step 2.  Open the .pkg file in your file finder - in this example the installer has appeared in the downloads folder:

select the installer

Step 3.  Follow the instructions on the installer.  When installation has finished, Panopto will open and you will be prompted to log in.

Step 4.  You may need to input the server address - solent.cloud.panopto.eu

server address

Step 5.  Where you see 'sign in with', select Solent Online Learning.  Then you will be prompted to input your Solent username and password