Requires industry-standard PC hardware components. Please treat the following configurations as the recommended baseline system configurations.

Recording Computer
Operating System

Windows 7, 8 and 10 (32 and 64 bit)


Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8ghz or higher

Standard Quality: Intel i3 recommended

High or Ultra Quality: Intel i7 (4-core) recommended

Memory 4GB RAM
Network 100/1000 NIC
Storage Recording Quality Options: Ultra- 900MB/hr, High– 540MB/hr, Standard– 135MB/hr
Applications Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 or higher (Only required if presenting PowerPoint from recording system, Office 365 is not supported). Windows Media Player 10 (or higher) required for broadcast


Video (optional) Web Camera, HD Camera, Mini DV camcorder or Pan/Tilt/Zoom Camera with PC A/V capture card
Audio (required) Microphone Input, Headset monitor jack, wireless microphone & receiver, PC A/V capture card
Equipment Recommendation List of equipment that has been used successfully with Panopto Focus


Viewing Computer
Operating System

 7, 8.X, 10

Processor Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8ghz or higher
Memory 4GB RAM
Network Bandwidth 50 Kbps for audio only presentations. 300 Kbps for presentations with one video stream, audio, PowerPoint and screen capture. 500 Kbps for presentations with multiple video streams
Applications Adobe Flash Player & Microsoft Silverlight 2.0+ for Legacy content
Supported Browsers

Internet Explorer 8+, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Apple Safari


  • Flash is required to view embedded videos on a PC or Mac.
  • Flash is required to view and produce statistical and analytic graphs.
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August 24, 2017