Activate Panopto Video in Canvas


This article provides steps for activating Panopto in Canvas.

Vendor Documentation: How to Access Panopto in a Canvas Course

Before You Begin

  • You and your students access Panopto using the Panopto Video link.
  • The Panopto Video link provides access to the full video library.
  • Individual videos can also be embedded in the Rich Content Editor (RCE) using the Apps menu.

Activating Panopto in Canvas

Step 1 of 3

Navigate to the course Settings and open the Navigation tab.

Step 2 of 3
Drag Panopto Video into the list of visible navigation links then click the Save button (not pictured).
Screenshot: Canvas couse Settings
Step 3 of 3 (IMPORTANT)

From the course navigation, click the Panopto Video link to open the video library page for the course.

If the Panopto Video link is NOT clicked, Panopto has not been activated in the course.

Screenshot: Panopto Video library page in Canvas




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