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Adding Panopto to your course in Blackboard

    1. Log in to Blackboard at https://acconline.austincc.edu/ACC BlackBoard Login Page
    2. Navigate to the course for which you would like to create the recorded lecture or presentation. BlackBoard Course Landing page
    3. Configure your Blackboard course with Panopto to set up an integrated account.
      • Select Tool Availability under Customization.Customization Menu
      • Then make sure that all Panopto Tools are selected and have blue checkmarks.

Tool Availability menu

      • Click Add Tool Link on the left navigation panel under “Course Name.” 
      • In the new menu that appears, give your tool link a name and set the type to Panopto Course Tool Application. 
      • Click Submit.

Tool Link Navigation Menu


*Note you will have to do this for each course.

4. Configure Panopto within Blackboard and follow the steps.

Configure Panopto

  • Click add Course to Panopto

  •  Click Return to the course.  Your Course is now configured with Panopto.

5. Click the Panopto link on the left, and then select “click to sign in and play video”. Follow the ACC Okta sign-in instructions to open your Panopto account. 

Panopto Login Page

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This article was created and is maintained by the Office of Academic Technology.

If you have found an error in this article or if you need assistance incorporating this article into your course, please contact Educational Technology Support.


Updated on December 12, 2022

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  1. Hi, I need help setting up/installing Panopto. When I go into blackboard, pick my course, and go to Customize, there is no option of “Tool Availability.” The only option under Customize is “Quick Setup Guide.”


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