Installing Classroom Capture Software
Classroom Capture is a Windows-only application that turns
a classroom PC into a capture device for the room. The Classroom Capture
software is available through the Downloads page in Echo360. The installation
wizard guides you through installation.
To install Classroom Capture
- Log onto the classroom PC as a user with
- Open Echo360 and log in as an Echo360 administrator.
- Click the Settings
icon in the top right corner of the screen, and select Downloads
from the menu (shown in the above figure).
- From the Downloads page, click the Windows Download link provided for
- Locate the downloaded installer (.exe file) and launch it. If you receive a warning message,
click Yes to trust the download
- Click Next
to proceed through the installer,
- Accept the default Installation and Data
directories or click the folder icons for each to select different
locations for these files.
- Click Next
to continue through the wizard.
- A dialog box appears, identifying the MAC
address of the computer. Make a note
of the MAC address, as you will need it to assign
the CCAP device to a room. You can also find the MAC address on
the Settings page of the CCAP application (shown below).
- Click OK.
- When installation completes, click Finish.
Launch Classroom Capture
(it may launch automatically after installation if the Launch Classroom
Capture checkbox is enabled on the final installation pane). This allows
you to see what is being captured by the currently attached devices, and
adjust them accordingly. The input
selections and preview/monitor panes are shown in the below figure.
Click the Settings icon
located in the top right corner of the CCAP window to open the Settings
page, shown below. The MAC address of the computer is listed in the Serial
Number field, if you need to reference it after installation. The page
also shows information about uploaded captures and logs, as well as system
up and last sync time.