Questions tagged [screen-recording]

Software for recording screen and audio activity on your computer, such as recording software demonstrations and game play in games.

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A free, lightweight but quality video capture software for Windows?

I want to record some tutorials / workings of my programs / desktop activities / old-school gaming in Windows 8.1. I tried a few video capture programs, but the results didn't satisfy me. I tried: ...
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Windows screen/desktop video capture (screencast) with crop (and output video of the crop region size)?

I need an application, that will allow me to select a region of the desktop with the mouse - in other words, a "cropped" region, - and then record a video/screencast, with mouse pointer etc included, ...
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Screen recording software with internal recording on android

Software recommendation screen recording which supports internal audio recording, I have used recme before but it's really unstable it works for some time and stops working and while its recording I ...
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What is an alternative screen recorder for Zoom Meetings?

Have you tried to record your screen using by Zoom? It is recording into very small and good quality video file. I know the news about Zoom and wanna record my screen (even if I'm not making meeting) ...
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Free screencapture software which lets me customize FP/time to less than 1 FPS?

I'm looking for a free screencapture software which lets me customize FP/time to less than 1 FPS. Usually they give a set of fixed options and the lower option is 1 FPS. Is there anyone where you can ...
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Screen Recording with OBS

I want to record my lectures with OBS. They are really long, so I want to record them in 3x speed and watch them in a slower speed. But when I play it in VLC media player at less than .6x speed, the ...
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Screen recorder on linux equivalent to windows game hub

The functionalities that i want in the screen recorder start recording with a shortcut (without opening the app ex simplescreenrecorder) a tray icon that will be visible when screen is recording or ...
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Screen recording to gif showing which keys are pressed for Microsoft Windows

I'm looking for a program running on Microsoft Windows 7 that allows users to: screen record to gif; shows which keys are pressed during the recording; (<-- this is the future missing on the gif ...
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Open source screen recorder for windows that can pause and has area selection

Is there any Open source screen recorder for windows that can 1.pause the recording 2.Has the option to record a selected area? "ShareX" is opensource and has area selection option. But it ...
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Software that allows you to make gifs for demonstrating apps

What I have in mind is the main image here: https://linguix.com/ What software did they use to make this?
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linux screencapture/screencasting application that can cope with switching desktop managers

Hi I want to record videos (about going back to linux) and specifically I want to try the OS with the different desktop envs Gnome/LWDM/Plasma etc.so want to be able to record my screen whist I either ...
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Record presentation from PDF with presenter face in corner

I need to record a presentation and would like to include a video of my face in a corner, such as in this example: Source: Matthew Rocklin / coiled via YouTube I am preparing my presentation with ...
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Screen capture software for streaming video

I need a software suggestion that would be the best option for a screen capture for a live, streaming video, like a webinar. QUALITY IS IMPERATIVE! - The Higher the better. What program should I use ...
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Looking for a software to record streaming videos (not screen recorders)

I'm looking for a software that records the actual streamed videos from any site. I'm not looking for a screen recording software. loved Jaksta because it records the actual streaming videos unlike ...
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Screen recorder with zoom functionality and mouse highlighting

During the recording, I need to zoom at the place where the mouse cursor is. So, I need software where I can press and hold a button (or something like that) to zoom in and when I release the button ...
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screen recorder app: good quality videos with less size

So I am looking for a screenrecorder to install on my laptop. My aim is to have a good quality for videos with a small size (expect 1MB/min).
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Mac application or code that records single window

For a while now; I have been looking for a way to record the screen on macOS, but only of a single window (e.g. any other windows blocking it will not be recorded). There should be a way to do this, ...
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I need an alternative for Tubedigger

I need an alternative to Tubedigger software, it is paid. I want to use its record mode functionality so anything with that would do. I used its latest version 7.3.1 and it works but its older ...
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Screen Cast Video Creation Software with Certain Features for OSX

I am looking for a screen capture software with the following features high quality video record audio from computer and mic ability to highlight mouse and mouse clicks ability to show keyboard ...
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.webm recorder like LICEcap

I've used LICEcap for a few years and always recorded pixel art with it with only a few colours. I started recording other 'stuff' with more colours lately but the quality was very bad. Example http://...
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Timesnapper / Personal Screen Tracker for MacOS

I use a windows app called Timesnapper. It records everything you do across all your screens the entire day. You can enter a password and playback things that happened through the day. This is useful ...
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Technologies used for session recording on webpage

I'm thinking of creating a visitor session recording application for my websites/products, similar to smartlook.com sessionrewind.com fullstory.com I did a research about the technology or frameworks ...
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Terminal recorder able to capture ncurses programs nicely

I'm looking for a terminal session recorder that is able to capture ncurses program nicely and correctly. I have tried asciinema which didn't quite work, just as terminalizer didn't. I haven't been ...
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Screen recording showing which keys are pressed for Android

I'm looking for a screen recording program showing which keys are pressed for Android. Any license or price is fine. Example of screen recording on Microsoft windows 7 showing which keys are pressed:...
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Free and Open Source Screen and Audio Recorder for Debian

I need a FOSS software which has following capabilities: Records audio Records external monitor screen Has a feature to pause a video Has shortcut keys to start, stop and pause
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Windows Software to constantly record the last X minutes of desktop activity

This one was inspired by the question Windows Software to constantly record the last X minutes of audio entering the microphone? I am working in QA (quality assurance) and it happens now and then ...
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What is a screen recorder with mouse movement and can save the recording as video?

I'm looking for screen recording software that supports: dynamic zooming of the page captures mouse movements allows captions to be overlaid stop/continue recording sound recording saves as standard ...
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Software for making video lectures for Linux (switching to online teaching with the COVID-19 pandemic)

In preparation for switching to online teaching with the current COVID-19 pandemic, I would like to be able to create video lectures. Unfortunately, I am not aware of many useful tools for this for my ...
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screen recording software with specific resolution

I am using windows 10. My laptop screen resolution is 1080p. However I want to record the screen (along with the system audio), such the the screen recording is done in a custom resolution(say 360p). ...
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Recording software that records last X seconds from when you hit record

EDIT: I now want this functionality for my iPad also, and not just screen capture of iOS's functioning, but also for the video camera--I want to leave my video camera recording for hours so I can film ...
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Free software for recording Skype session on Linux

Can anyone recommend a free software for recording Skype sessions on Linux? I specifically need it for Ubuntu and CentOS. I need the software to be capable of recording Audio only Video only Both ...
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Screen recording tool that records both Speaker o/p as well as mic input

There's a software named Snag it. That works just perfect, but it's a commercial licensed and my company policy says, it isn't worth investing. Any free/open source software that meet this ...
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Screen capture tool showing clicks and keypresses

I'd like to create a few tutorials for KiCad, which fortunately is fairly portable, so this will work on Windows, Linux or MacOS X. The program extensively uses hotkeys, so just looking at the screen ...
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Best software for recording GIFs screen captures with good quality and low sizes for forums

I'm not sure my question is related to this forum or Graphic Design forum. But I guess here is more suitable than there. I see many GIFs screens captures in StackExchange communities and forums that (...
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Screen and audio capture software

Please recommend software to capture both screen video and audio. Audio capturing is absolutely required. I mean capture not audio from microphone, but audio, generated by the computer itself. So, ...
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Record screen with audio in background (Windows)

I'm looking for a Windows program that can record my screen and the audio with that application while I'm doing other stuff on my computer. For example, I would like to record a live lecture on zoom ...
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Screen recorder permitting of specify the exact position of the recording area

I'm looking for a screen recording software in Mac or Windows. I hope the software could let me specify the exact position of the recording area. For example, the position of the left top point, and ...
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Zoom App for recording screen share

I used to use the Zoom application on my desktop to record the explanation of my lectures to my students starting from March 2020. The idea is to open a new meeting, share my slides and record the ...
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Any video recording software capable of capturing fullscreen opengl games on windows?

OBS supports only windowed/borderless OpenGL games. Same is with Radeon recording software(I have radeon gpu). Windows built-in recording software(Xbox game bar) does not support it(It actually ...
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Screen recording software with parseable data format

I'm looking for screen recording software that writes a file with the keyboard and mouse events that is easy to parse, alongside the video. The time from the key/mouse events should be synced with the ...
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Program for video recording for Windows

I want to record my screen for video guides. I want to only record a Windows window. Which are programs free for Windows? And I want to edit my videos in a free editor. It might be a different ...
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Free screencast software (other than Screencast-o-matic) that allows trimming/truncating in real-time

I am working with Windows 10 on a Surface Book 2. I generally use Firefox, but am open to any browser. I need screencasting software (online or desktop) to create videos for my job. Requirements are ...
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Screen-recording GIF 'video' tool for Mac OS X

I'm looking for a free program that allows me to record my screen and save the 'video' as an animated GIF. This will be useful when making instructions / steps to do something. Requirements: free (...
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Is there a screen recording software that is simple and creates low file sizes?

My workplace is a school adapting to the pandemic. We need a tool on Windows that will let teachers record their voices while they show the screen, either showing a slide presentation or showing how ...
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What is the best Screen Recording Software for a low end PC?

My System is pretty low end in terms of specs, but I want to record it's Screen while I work on it, mainly while using Unity. Which is the best Screen Recording Software for the purpose My PC Specs : ...
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Creating a pre-recorded lecture

I have created a PowerPoint presentation and I want to create a video of me presenting it. I'm looking for a software to make my life easier. The features I'm looking for are: Can record a 25-minute ...
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Screen recorder that can record from windows that aren't in the foreground

I have evaluated several different screen recorders for Windows: OBS Studio Mirillis Action! Flashback Express Bandicam ZDSoft Screen Recorder CamStudio Apowersoft Screen Recorder Pro OBS Studio has ...
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Portable screencast recorder for Windows

Can anyone recommend a portable screencast recorder for Windows? Requirements Portable Works on Windows 7 High enough definition to have all recorded text legible Record only a specified area of the ...
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Record one application only in windows

I'm looking for a software to record a window only (a presentation), For example I only want to record Adobe Connect application, but if Chrome goes to foreground on top of Adobe Connect, record ...
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On the fly screen recorder and editor

I am looking for a free software similar to Sony Vegas Pro and GarageBand. However, I do not need all the advanced editing tools for video and audio. Those are the features I need: I want to capture ...