MyLO - My Learning Online

How to use Universal Capture - Personal

Before moving to the new Universal Capture – Personal Capture please be sure that all recordings within the previous version have been published to your Echo360 library as these will not carry across to the new version.

If you have administration rights on your device the software can be downloaded directly from https://echo360.org.au/downloads

Requirements to run Universal Capture - Personal

Windows requirement:

  • Windows 10 (64 bit) or higher

Universal Capture is only supported for use with the 64-bit version of Windows 10. If you attempt to install Universal Capture on a 32-bit system you will encounter the following error

How to Download Universal Capture - Personal

PC Users:

  1. Echo360 Universal Capture - Personal can be download from the Software Centre for Windows.
  2. Click on the windows icon (start button) in bottom left hand corner of screen - This will open the Applications page.
  3. Click on the blue icon titled Software Centre.
  4. UNI-Echo360 Universal Capture will appear in the list of Applications.
  5. Click on UNI-Echo360 Universal Capture icon.

Please read the information shown prior to installing.

Click on Install.

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MAC Requirements:

macOS 10.12 (Sierra) or higher

Mac users:

  1. Echo360 Universal Capture - Personal can be download from the Mac Self-Service area.
  2. Click on the rocket icon called the Launch pad
  3. Locate the icon titled Self Service
  4. You may need to sign in
  5. Echo360 app will be shown on the left hand side

Please read the information shown prior to installing.

Click on Install.

A short instructional video is available here


Using Universal Capture - Personal

Providing Information to students through video can be an excellent way of adding quality and interest to your online or blended unit.

The most efficient approach is to use Echo360 Online to both record and host the video. This guide takes you through the steps for this, and then for presenting the video within MyLO.

Echo360 Online

  • Open Echo360 Universal Capture - Personal
  • Set up the microphone, display, and webcam as you require
  • Click on Edit capture details and enter a Title for the video and where you wish to publish to - note if you do not select a unit your recording will automatically publish to your Echo360 library.
  • Click Record
    • After a five-second countdown it will start recording from every input you specified above and will minimise to your toolbar.
  • Once you have finished your recording open the software from the toolbar
  • Press the Stop button (  ) - Upload in Progress will show
  • Recording will now be added to library and your unit, if selected.
    • Your personal library
      • Do not delete recordings from your Library if you have them in a unit as this will remove them from there also.
      • You can store videos here to be used in a unit at a later date
      • Your recordings will remain in your library even if you publish to a unit.
  • To then Publish these items into a MyLO unit. This can be set up as shown here: