Adding the Panopto Block to a Moodle Course

Follow these steps to activate the Panopto Block in a Moodle course:

  1. Go to your course and

  2. If the block drawer column isn't visible, show it using the Open Block Drawer button   on the top right of the screen.

  3. Click "Add a Block"

  4. Select "Panopto", wait a few moments and the block will appear in the Block Drawer menu

  5. Click on “Provision Course” and look for a message “Successfully provisioned course with id: [a long string of numbers and letters - each course will have a different set of numbers and letters]”

The addition and provisioning of the block are critical as this is what allows Panopto to automatically link to any recordings you make for your course

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