Personal Capture (PCAP) is a stand-alone application designed to
be used by Instructors on their personal computers to generate captures outside
of the classroom environment.
Install Personal Capture for Mac
*Note: Be sure your Mac is
running at least Mac OS X 10.8 or later before installing.
Log into the Echo360 Active Learning Platform.
Click the Settings menu to open it and select Downloads,
as shown in the below figure.
Click the Mac Download link from the Personal Capture
section of the Downloads page, shown below. This will download an .app file for
installing PCAP. The installer must be run locally, so save the file to your
4. Locate the downloaded Echo360PersonalCaptureInstaller.app file.
It should be located in the Downloads folder (Finder > Downloads).
Your security settings will probably not allow you to
launch the installer from the Downloads list in the Mac toolbar. Follow the
steps below to bypass the security warning.
Right-click or control+click the .app file
and select Open from the pop-up menu.
6. On the warning message that appears, click Open.
Once the installer is launched, follow the prompts to complete
Uninstall Personal Capture from Mac
Uninstalling Personal Capture is easy. However, make
sure that you have backed up your recordings to separate storage (an
external hard drive, USB flash drive, cloud storage server, etc.) before
uninstalling, or that they have been uploaded to ALP.
*Please Note: All captures and logs are deleted when the program is
1. Open the Applications folder (Finder > Applications).
2. Find Personal Capture in the list of applications and delete it.
If you have any issues or require assistance, please contact the IT@UC Service Desk at (513)556-HELP (4357)