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Download Videos from Panopto Server

Logging in to Panopto

Log in to MySCU Portal at


Click the Panopto tile to log in to Panopto.


Accessing Panopto folders

Once you are logged into Panopto, you should see the My Folder tab in the left menu section.  Click the tab to open your personal folder.  This folder can be used to store all your files before you decide where the files will move to and who you will share it with.  Your Zoom cloud recordings are stored in your Meeting Recordings folder within your My Folder.

navigate to My Folder and Meeting Recordings in Panopto 

Click the Browse tab will reveal all other folders that you have permission to upload or download videos.


Download videos from Panopto Server

Locate the file you'd like to download. Hover over the video and click the Settings button. 


Click the Output tab located on the left side of the pop-up window, then scroll down to the Video Podcast section.


Click Download Postcast to download you video.  Your video will be downloaded to your computer's default Download Folder.


Additional Settings for Native Panopto Recordings

If your video is recorded using Panopto's native recording system, you will have addtional option to download your video in different layout.


Under video's Settings > Outputs > Video Podcast you will be able to adjust the type of video you'd like to download.


Select the type you wish to download, then click Apply.

Please note:
The system will need to re-process the video before you can download the podcast with the new layout.  Web viewer will not be affected during this time.

The default resolution for Panopto server is 720p at 30fps.  Selecting a higher resolution for podcast download will only increase the size of the video, but not improve the quality.

Media Services can help If you are looking to download multiple videos from the a folder, or to back-up entire quarter of class recordings to your computer for archive.

Please move all desired video to a specific folder, and email the folder URL. 
We will be able to generate download URLs for you.  We can also meet you to help you identify and move videos.


For training on advanced features and troubleshooting, please contact Media Services. You can also schedule a One-on-One Training for the Zoom video conferencing client or Panopto video server.