macOS / OS X

If you’ve not already done so, download the recorder. See the previous page for more information


  1. Run the panoptorecorder.pkg file you downloaded
  2. Panopto OS X install 1Click Continue
  3. Panopto OS X Install 2Click Continue
  4. Panopto OS X Install 3To begin, click Install. You will need to enter your Mac’s password for the installer to run.
  5. Panopto OS X Install SuccessfulThe installation has finished when you see this screen. Click Close


The first time you launch the recorder on OS X, you will need to point it to Aston Replay. See the screencast, or scroll down to see the individual steps

  1. Launch the Panopto Recorder
  2. OS X LoginClick Log In
  3. OS X ServerEnter as the server
  4. OS X Get Providers for ServerClick Get Providers for Server
  5. Click the dropdown that appears, and select Aston’s Blackboard
  6. OS X Bb LoginIn the Blackboard login screen, enter your Aston username and password. Tick Save Login and Password if required.
  7. Click Login