Copy a recording

There are occasions when you might want to make a copy of a recording, for example if you have recorded an event consisting of several sessions and want to create a separate recording for each session.

If you want to download a recording as an audio or video file, follow the instructions on the Download a recording page instead.

To copy a recording:

  1. Open your Blackboard course and click the 'Reflect' Recordings link. (Alternatively you can login to to find your recording.)
  2. Find the recording that you want to copy.
  3. Move your mouse over the recording and click Settings in the options that appear.
    Panopto settings
  4. Choose the Manage option on the left.
  5. In the Copy session section, enter a name for the copy you are creating in the New session box and click Copy
    Copy recording

Copy several recordings at once

If you need to copy several recordings to a different folder, for example to reuse recordings from a previous year, you can do this as follows:

  1. Open your Blackboard course and click the 'Reflect' Recordings link.  If you are moving recordings out of an archive folder, then click on the archive folder at the top of the list of recordings to open it.
  2. Click the Open in Panopto link on the right of the screen.
    Open in Panopto
  3. You will now see the same list of recordings in Panopto. Click in the checkboxes on the left to select the recordings you want to move.
    Select recording in Panopto
  4. Click the Copy button at the top of the screen.
    Copy recordings in Panopto
  5. Choose the folder to move the recordings to, then click the green Copy button at the top of the screen.

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For urgent help, when equipment is not working in a teaching room, call Teaching Room Support on 0116 252 2919.

Contact the IT Service Desk for all other technical problems, such as issues with Reflect recordings. Make sure you provide the module code and start/end times of the teaching event.

Phone: 0116 252 2253

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