Recording and securely sharing videos of your presentation with anyone is free and easy with Panopto.

  • You maintain 100% ownership of content
  • Nothing to download or install
  • No limitations, watermarks or ads
  • No credit card required

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With just a few clicks, you can record and share presentations

Step 1: Create a free Panopto account

Panopto includes everything to record and share videos of your presentations securely. It’s free, and there’s nothing to download or install. With a few clicks, you can record and share a video of your presentation.

Create your free account
Panopto Create Menu

Step 2: Open the recorder

Using just your browser you can record anything with Panopto. To start recording, click the Create button, then select Record a video. Click the browser prompt to allow Panopto to access your camera and microphone.

Step 3: Select audio, webcam and screen sources

Click the audio, video, screen and apps icons to select the desired audio, video, and screen source you wish to record.

Recording video training in Panopto

Step 4: Start recording

Place your presentation into slideshow mode, click the red record button, minimize the window and start presenting. When finished, click the record button to stop recording.

Panopto's video portal integrates with your existing unified communications tools like Zoom and Skype

Step 5: Edit your recording

Once you’ve finished recording, you can easily edit it. Select the “Edit” button, and Panopto’s built-in video editor will automatically appear. You can edit out undesired moments, insert videos, add file attachments, and insert quizzes. Any edits you make can be undone at any time.

Share a recorded online meeting with your team.

Step 6: Securely share with anyone

To securely share a recording, select the “Share” button and enter emails to invite people to view it. Viewers can watch it on-demand from anywhere at any time, plus they can search inside it for the exact moment you said something and jump to that moment with just a click.

Secure All-In-One Video Sharing Trusted By Millions

“Panopto has become a driving force behind a massive digital transformation at Canon Solutions America — it’s taking our entire organization to the next level.”

Eric Hill, Senior Product Training Specialist, Canon Solutions America, Inc. Canon Solutions America

“There are so many products out there that promise great capture, but no other solution delivers support and management like Panopto.”

Jimmy Lieu, Director, Information Technology and Services, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business

“Previously it could take someone three to four months to really get immersed in one of our products. Our process is more efficient now, and that’s where we see the greatest benefit. Using Panopto makes us more effective internally which, in turn, enables us to communicate more effectively with our customers.”

CEO, Financial Technology Company

Commonly asked questions

Is this just a free trial?

No, it is a fully-featured presentation video library solution that you may use for as long as you wish. It includes everything needed for creating, managing, and streaming presentation.      


Can I upload, edit and share existing presentation videos?

Yes. If you have existing videos, you can upload, edit, and share them. All uploaded videos are automatically encoded for streaming and indexed for search.    


Why do I need Panopto if I can upload and share presentation videos for free using YouTube?

Unlike YouTube, where you sacrifice the ownership of your content and need a mix of tools to record and edit training videos, Panopto respects your content ownership and provides everything you need to record, edit, analyze, manage, and securely share presentation videos.      


Is Panopto a video conferencing solution like Zoom, Webex, and Teams?

Unlike video conferencing solutions which require everyone to be simultaneously present, Panopto provides the flexibility for you to create and share presentation videos that viewers can watch at any time and from any device.     


Does Panopto require me to forfeit or share my content rights?

Unlike free-to-use ad-funded solutions like Youtube, Panopto honors your rights as a creator. You will always retain full ownership and control of any content you create or share using Panopto.


Does Panopto watermark videos or set file size/time limitations?

Panopto will not watermark any videos, set file size, or time limitations.  


Will viewers see third-party ads on any videos I share with Panopto?

With Panopto, you control any content you create, including how you choose to monetize it. Panopto will not insert third-party ads or re-sell any viewer data.  As the content owner, you can choose to insert ads or monetize however you choose.


What type of secure video sharing can I do with Panopto?

With Panopto, you can securely share a video with just one person, a group of people, or anyone on the internet. Panotpo’s iron-clad security provides everything you need.  


Can I cancel at any time?

Except for our Enterprise offering, you can close your account at any time.
Panopto's secure video portal is a central repository for your corporate videos

Create with Ease. Share with Confidence.

Panopto provides an all-in-one video solution that makes it easy to create, manage and share recorded presentations, training, howto videos, or anything you wish. Securely share videos with one person or a hundred people, inside or outside your organization.

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