Displaying captions in Panopto

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) > > Displaying captions in Panopto
Caption are no longer displayed by default when watching Panopto videos.
screenshot of Panopto video controls

Press the CC button to display closed captions (Mac)

To display them, when watching a video press the ‘CC’ button (Closed Captions) along the bottom control menu.
Screenshot of embedded Panopto video

example of the CC button with embedded video


The captions button may appear in different ways depending on where the video is embedded.

screenshot of video in Panopto player

In the Panopto player look for the ‘Captions’ menu on the left


Katie is the eLearning Services Manager at the University of Brighton.

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