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Panopto is a video creation and management tool that provides students a variety of ways to engage with video content. Please note that students can create videos only from within a Canvas assignment.

There are many benefits to students including:

  • View videos and customize the viewing experience.
  • Search videos’ content including the title, words spoken and text on screen.
  • Take notes and add bookmarks at different points in a video.
  • Have discussions on the videos if enabled by the instructor.  
  • View table of contents if enabled by the instructor.
  • View clear, edited captions.
  • Record, edit and caption videos. These features are only available from within a Canvas assignment. 

Panopto Resources

Panopto Workshops

Panopto holds monthly Q & A sessions for faculty, staff and students. See Panopto's webinars webpage for details. You’ll be prompted to login using your SJSU email address. Then select and select SJSU Single Sign-On.