Record Automated Sessions with Autopilot

With AutoPilot, Morae presents study and task instructions along with surveys right on the computer running Recorder. You can use AutoPilot to conduct an unmoderated test, or us AutoPilot to reduce paper work for a facilitated test.

Screenshot of AutoPilot test.

The following is the step by step of how an AutoPilot session works.

  1. Open Recorder. The Welcome to Morae Recorder dialog box opens.
  2. Select Open a saved study configuration and open your saved AutoPilot study configuration.
  3. Click the Record button.
  4. AutoPilot starts and displays the study instructions. The participant clicks Start.
    Participant clicks Start to begin test and start recording.
  5. The first task displays. The participant reads the task and clicks Start.
    Recorder automatically logs the beginning of the task.
  6. The AutoPilot window collapses and the participant works on the task.
    The participant can click Show Instructions to view the task instructions for the task.
    Show task instructions with AutoPilot.
  7. The participant finishes the task and clicks End Task.
    Recorder automatically logs the end of the task.
  8. If there is a survey associated with the end of the task, it displays before moving to the next task.
  9. The participant finishes the survey and clicks Done.
  10. The next task displays. This process continues until the participant reaches the end of the test.
  11. After the participant clicks End Task for the final task, if there is a survey associated with the end of the test, it displays.
    Survey in AutoPilot test.
  12. When the final survey is complete, a thank you message appears. The participant clicks OK to end the test.
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Title Category Level Format
000 - Getting Started 1: Morae Overview Getting Started I Video
001 - Getting Started 2: Recorder Getting Started I Video
002 - Getting Started 3: Observer Getting Started I Video
003 - Getting Started 4: Manager Getting Started I Video
004 - Analyze Session Data Analyze I Video
005 - Audio Notes Share III Written
006 - Change the Communication Port in Observer Observer III Written
007 - Choose and Designate the Task Logger Setup II Written
008 - Choose the Recorder Computer Name or IP Address Observer II Written
009 - Configure Wii™ Remote for Logging Setup III Written
010 - Connect Observer to Recorder Observer II Written
011 - Convert Morae Recording Files (RDG) to AVI or WMV Share III Written
012 - Create a Custom Graph Analyze II Written
013 - Create a Highlight Video Share II Written
014 - Create and Organize a Project Analyze II Written
015 - Create a Report with the Add-In for Word Share II Written
016 - Create a Table of Contents Share II Written
017 - Create a Test Recording Setup II Written
018 - Create Session Handouts Setup II Written
019 - Create Video Clips Analyze II Written
020 - Customize Observer for Your Session Observer II Written
021 - Define Recording Details Setup II Written
022 - Define Study Details Setup II Written
023 - Deliver Surveys with Observer Surveys II Written
024 - Documentation Documentation I Written
025 - Export to PowerPoint Share II Written
026 - Export Videos to Share II Written
027 - Finalize Observer Session Observer II Written
028 - How to Choose the Recording Compression Record III Written
029 - Log in Observer Log II Written
030 - Log in Recorder Log II Written
031 - Log with a Wii™ Remote Log III Written
032 - Marker Logging Log II Video/Written
033 - Merge Studies Analyze III Written
034 - Normalize Storyboard Audio Share II Written
035 - Record Automated Sessions with Autopilot Record II Video/Written
036 - Recorder Start and Stop Options Record II Written
037 - Record More (or Less) than the Main Monitor Record II Written
038 - Search for Data in Recordings Analyze II Written
039 - Search Profiles Analyze II Written
040 - Select Video and Audio Sources for Recording Record II Written
041 - Set Recorder Preferences Setup II Written
042 - Set up an AutoPilot Test Setup II Written
043 - Share Highlight Videos Share II Written
044 - Tasks in Manager Analyze II Written
045 - Task Logging Log II Written
046 - Template Study Configurations Setup II Written
047 - Troubleshooting Observer to Recorder Connection Issues Observer II Written
048 - Using Chat to Communicate with Stakeholders Observer I Written
049 - Video Delay in Observer Observer III Written
050 - View Search Results in the Chart View Analyze II Written
051 - View Survey Answers Analyze II Written
052 - View Your Notes and Markers Following a Session Observer II Written