Install the Universal Capture application

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About Universal Capture

Universal Capture is a lightweight software application provided by Echo360. It can be used to create instructional video that is afterwards shareable via Sakai, other places on the web, or communication tools like email. Video that is created with Universal Capture will automatically become connected to your Echo360 account and will sharable in many ways.

Instructors commonly use Universal Capture to record the contents of their screen (such as content prepared in Powerpoint) while providing narration over a microphone. It is also possible to include video of the instructor while she/he is speaking as component of the video.

Open the Videos tool in Sakai

Visit Enable the Videos tool for additional steps.

The Videos tool.png

Visit the Downloads area

Locate the Settings area within the page that's represented by a gear icon, then click Downloads.


Download as appropriate to your device's operating system

Click Mac Download for all iMac and Macbook devices and Windows Download for all Windows devices.

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Install the application

Follow the prompts provided by your device to install the Universal Capture application.

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