The University of Iowa

To gain permission to create recordings using Panopto, please contact your local IT Support or the ITS Help Desk. You may find collegiate contacts at

Once you have a location to record to, you can log in at and download the recording application. Contact your local IT Support to have the application installed on your University workstation.


Basic Recording (Windows):

Basic Recording (Mac):



Basic Editing:

Adding Slides:

Adding Automatic Captions:

Accessing UICapture in ICON

Adding UICapture to an ICON Course:

Embedding Content:

Video Assignments

Setting up a UICapture (Panopto) assignment in ICON (Canvas):

Recycle Bin

Every user has a Recycle Bin available in UICapture. This can be used to recover deleted sessions for up to 90 days. Guide:

Visit the Guides page for more helpful guides.

Support for UI Capture/Panopto