Panopto allows you to create and share narrated PowerPoint slides and videos easily. With Panopto, videos can be shared securely or embedded in the Canvas LMS to be played back on-demand on any laptop or mobile device. Panopto videos can also contain additional content such as notes, bookmarks, and quizzes to engage your audience.

Getting started

Panopto and Canvas
Panopto for staff and administrators

First-time staff and administrator users must submit a Request a Panopto Account form.

Sign in to Panopto


Note – All public-facing audio or video content must be captioned when posted.

If you have any concerns, visit the HMS IT Service Desk online resources. You can also contact HMS IT by phone at 617-432-2000 or by email at