Panopto Android App

Devices that support the Panopto App

The Panopto app will run on any Android tablet or phone running Android 4.0 or above. The app also supports the Kindle Fire with the exception of the 1st Generation Kindle.

Downloading the Panopto App

Android tablet and phone users you can download the app via the Google Play App Store. Just search for Panopto and click install!

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For Kindle Fire users, go to the Amazon App Store and search for Panopto! Click continue and install!

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Using the App for the first time

On your tablet or phone click the Panopto App icon.

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You will be prompted to log in. If you are not prompted, click sign in on the top right of the screen. Type your Panopto server URL, the same address you use to view Panopto recordings on the web! Click OK. 

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Now you will be asked for your username and password. Please enter your credentials and click Sign In!

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Browsing and searching for recordings

You will now be shown all recordings you have access to, sorted by date, showing most recent first.

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To search for a recording, click the magnifying glass on the top right of your screen. Type the term you wish to search for and click search!

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You will now see everywhere that your search term is mentioned. To access the recording just click on the thumbnail!

The Tablet Viewer

You are now viewing a Panopto recording. You can pause the recording by clicking pause, or skip back ten seconds by clicking the rewind button shown below.

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You can also drag the progress indicator to seek the recording. To search a recording, click on the search bar below the primary video on the left. Type the search term and click search!

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Anywhere your search term shows up in the recording will now be listed in the results. Click the timestamp and you will be taking to the that part of the recording!

The Phone Viewer

The phone viewer will stream the podcast of the Panopto recording. You can rewind 5 seconds by clicking the rewind button and fast forward 15 seconds by clicking fast forward.

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Remote Recorders

The Panopto app allows you to preview and create recordings with the Remote Recorders you have access to. To access the Remote Recorders page click on the 3 dots on the top right of your screen, then tap Remote Recorders as shown below.
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From here you can see all of the Remote Recorders you have access to. 

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Tap the Remote Recorder you wish to access and you will be taken to the following screen. From here you can begin a recording. To change the duration of your recording click on the clock icon on the bottom left of the screen. To adjust the options for the Remote Recorder, click Options highlighted below.

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From here you can choose the name of your recording as well as the destination folder and whether or not the session is a webcast.

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Once the options are set to your liking, click the red record button to begin the recording!