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Universal Capture for Students
Last Updated: Jan 16, 2019 12:52PM EST

This article applies to:  Echo360 Admins

NOTE: Personal mode for Windows is now available for Institutions that have opted in for Universal Capture selected beta testing. If you are not sure if your Institution has opted in, please contact your local Administrator.

Universal Capture is a cross-platform application that, if provided to you by your Instructor, can be installed on your personal computer and can be used as a capture device for recording assignments and other classroom activities.

Launching Universal Capture

Universal Capture can be accessed through the Desktop Application via Applications menu on a Mac or via the Start menu on a Windows PC, as shown in the below figures.
Universal Capture desktop application shown in Applications directory
Windows Start Menu with UC

Using Universal Capture

Universal Capture Quick Start Guide

Universal Capture has been designed with an easy-to-use interface, allowing you to create an ad hoc recording after logging in

For detailed information on how to create and control these types of recordings, see:

NOTE: If the Universal Capture UI is left open, after 20 minutes with no user interaction the previewing windows will time out.

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