Panopto Button - TinyMCE

TinyMCE ::: tinymce_panoptobutton
Maintained by joseph malmsten
Adds a button in tinyMCE to embed videos from a panopto server.

Panopto Button - TinyMCE 2017030100 Release

Moodle 2.7, 2.8, 2.9, 3.0, 3.1, 3.2
Released: Thursday, March 2, 2017, 4:45 AM

Instructions for installing the Panopto button for the TinyMCE editor in Moodle:

*--Installation Note: This plugin is intended to be installed along with the Panopto plugin for Moodle, which can be found at:

*The Panopto plugin is pre-requisite for installing and running the Panopto button for TinyMCE

  1. Copy the entire "panoptobutton" directory into TinyMCE's plugin directory at /moodle/lib/editor/tinymce/plugins

  2. Navigate to your Moodle server within a browser (refresh the page if it is already open) and follow the instructions to complete the plugin's installation.

  3. From the Moodle server in your browser navigate to the "Add Panopto Video" plugin settings under Site Administration -> Plugins -> Text Editors -> TinyMCE -> Add Panopto Video.

    Enter the Panopto Server Address Note: Please include the protocol and match whether your site uses 'http' or 'https'. Example is '".

*The plugin should now be installed and the Panopto button will appear in all TinyMCE editor windows throughout the server.

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2017030100 Release
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Supported software
Moodle 2.7, Moodle 2.8, Moodle 2.9, Moodle 3.0, Moodle 3.1, Moodle 3.2
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.7
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.8
  • Latest release for Moodle 2.9
  • Latest release for Moodle 3.0
  • The more recent release 2018011800 exists for Moodle 3.1
  • The more recent release 2018011800 exists for Moodle 3.2

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Default installation instructions for plugins of the type TinyMCE

  1. Make sure you have all the required versions.
  2. Download and unpack the module.
  3. Place the folder (eg "myeditor") in the "lib/editor/tinymce/plugins" subdirectory.
  4. Visit to finish the installation