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Import Automatic Captions

Import Automatic Captions for Your Panopto Video

  1. Go to and log-in using your SSO.
  2. Locate the course folder associated with the video you want to caption. Open the folder by selecting it.
  3. On the left-hand side of your screen, your course recordings will appear. Hover over the title of the video you would like to caption. A contextual menu will appear including Settings, Share, Edit, Stats, and Delete.Hover over individual video titiles to show menu options including Settings, Share, Edit, Stats, and Delete
  4. Select “Edit.”
  5. A pop-up will now appear. Select “Captions” in the left-hand menu bar.Select the captions option in the pop up to import captions.
  6. You should now see an Import captions drop down menu. Click on the drop-down menu.
  7. If no captions currently exist for this session, import automatic captions by clicking “Import automatic captions.”
    • Note: This is what the drop-down menu will look like if captions do exist for the session.
  8. Once you’ve imported your captions, select “Publish” on the top, right-hand side of the Editor to save your changes.

For additional help with Panopto, visit their dedicated support page.

Support Contacts

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