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9% remove it91% keep it
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United States Rank #23,286
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VersionDistribution 3.03% 6.06% 9.09% 6.06% 6.06% 30.30% 6.06% 33.33%

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Panopto Recorder

What is Panopto Recorder?  (from Panopto)

Panopto records and automatically synchronizes your video and slide content. All you have to do is select your video camera, open your presentation and press record. Panopto lets you simultaneously record video and the contents of your computer screen in order to create engaging product demonstrations and how-to video...  Read more


Panopto Recorder is a software program developed by Panopto. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon being installed, the software adds a Windows Service which is designed to run continuously in the background. Manually stopping the service has been seen to cause the program to stop functing properly. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The primary executable is named Recorder.exe. The setup package generally installs about 33 files and is usually about 14.41 MB (15,104,755 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows 8. While about 93% of users of Panopto Recorder come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.panopto.com
Help link: support.panopto.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Panopto\Recorder\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{2371F78B-5B70-4D26-B2C1-FC401E476E20}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 14.41 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by Panopto Recorder

Program executable:Recorder.exe
Name:Panopto Recorder
Path:C:\Program Files\Panopto\Recorder\Recorder.exe
Additional files:
  • Interop.ASFCHOPLib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'ASFCHOPLib'.
  • Interop.Dexterlib.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'DexterLib'.
  • AudioDeviceWrapper.dll - Panopto Audio Device Config Wrapper
  • MultiGraphBridge.dll (by GDCL (http://www.gdcl.co.uk)) - GMFBridge multiple graph tool
  • PanoptoFilters.dll - Panopto DirectShow Filters
  • MediaLib.dll - Panopto Media Processor
  • Recorder.exe - Panopto Recorder
  • RecorderShared.dll - RecorderShared
  • ThumbnailerLib.dll - ThumbnailerLib
  • MediaDetector.dll - MediaDetector
  • NetworkLib.dll - PanoptoShared
  • FileRepairer.dll - FileRepairer
  • IsoFileLib.dll - IsoFileLib
  • ServiceLib.dll - ServiceLib
  • StorageLib.dll - StorageLib
  • SharedLib.dll - Panopto (Panopto.Shared)
  • WCFLib.dll - WCFLib

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

  • Recorder.exe runs as a service named 'Panopto Recorder Upload Service' (PanoptoRecorderService) "Enables background uploading of Panopto recordings.".

How do I remove Panopto Recorder?

Quickly and completely remove Panopto Recorder from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Panopto Recorder from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Panopto Recorder, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Panopto Recorder.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 3%
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
Uninstall it 9%
Keep it 91%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.58%
Windows 8 39.39%
Windows Vista 3.03%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.39%
Windows 8.1 21.21%
Windows 10 Home 18.18%
Windows 7 Enterprise 15.15%
Windows 7 Professional 3.03%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 3.03%

Distribution by countryGeography

92.59% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 92.59%
  United Kingdom 5.56%
  Canada 1.85%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 31.25%
Hewlett-Packard 21.88%
Lenovo 18.75%
ASUS 6.25%
Toshiba 6.25%
Samsung 6.25%
Alienware 3.13%
Sony 3.13%
Acer 3.13%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 5520 15.63%
Dell Inspiron 3521 6.25%
LENOVO 20263 3.13%
Dell Inspiron 3520 3.13%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.13%
TOSHIBA Satellite Radius ... 3.13%


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