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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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 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 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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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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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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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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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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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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.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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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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What is the alternative screen recorder of 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 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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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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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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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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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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.NET Standard Library for Screen Capture

Was wondering if anybody would mind sharing what they know about screen capture/recording, and if there is a suitable .NET Standard library that can be used to achieve this?
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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 ...
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Screenrecorder for Linux that catches specific windows

I would like to record a specific window together with audio from my mic. I work with Ubuntu. I am thinking of a similar functionality as recording via Zoom, except that the recording is saved on my ...
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Software to record my screen and voice

I want to start online tutorials, so can anyone please suggest to me a video recording software to record my screen and my voice through the microphone. My requirements are: for it to run on Windows ...
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Easily record and then share computer screen

I am looking for a free or not Windows 10 software to easily and quickly record my computer screen and share it trough a platform like Discord without bothering with video encoding and stuff. Having a ...
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Screen recording application

I am looking for software that can record my screen and also voice. I need to send to my mentor one project, and I need to record video and also audio and explain my project solution. I try with ...
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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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Looking for a Software that can record multiple instances of a program

I am working for a company which fights with non repeatable error messages. For that reason we need a software solution which allows us to record multiple instances of our software. Our software is ...
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Getting notifications when a selected region of my computer screen changes

I need some kind of screen recording software that records a part of my screen and checks for any changes. If so, I would like to get a notification, SMS or email on my phone. The thing that needs ...
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Freeware to record a macro + screen record

Each time I want to do a GIF/screencast of a software like below, I have to do many takes before having the right result. Doing a single mistake often requires to start from scratch again! Is there a ...
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Is there a video editor or screencast tool for Android with good blurring/censoring feature?

There a lot of different apps, but, I guess, almost all of them lack of blurring/censoring feature for certain frames (not the whole video like in "Blur Video" app, for example). Or am I missing ...
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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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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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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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Stable alternative to Snagit for Mac

I'm having multiple issues when using SnagIt on Mac: Taking videos often freezes my computer Taking full-page screenshot does not work Hence I am looking for a good alternative to SnagIt for Mac. ...
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Interactive on-screen instructions

I'm looking for a program to help me train others how to do something. Current practice involves me making a PowerPoint or video showing the instruction. Another better method is me showing the ...
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Need a program that I can set a pre assigned region to take a screen capture of

I need the program to "save" the location and width of the region in pixels and then have the ability to take a screen shot of that region with a command. For example, I could set a region that starts ...
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screen recorder that saves incoming audio

I am going to be joining a couple of Skype sessions and I would like to record just the screen and incoming audio. Is there an screen recorder for Skype that can record incoming audio but not outgoing ...
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Record screen to animated GIF on Linux (alternative to LICEcap)

I use LICEcap fairly extensively when answering questions on Stack Exchange - its a VERY intuitive tool for making gif-based screen captures You open the application, select an area to record, ...
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Free website/software for recording screen with audio from microphone

I want to record my screen together with my voice via a microphone. How can I do that in Windows 10? Actually I want to teach/demonstrate use of a programming software through screen recording with ...
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Screen recording / Screen capture programme for Mac that can record at lower resolutions to output small file sizes?

I often need to make screen capture videos to demonstrate a software feature / workflow to people. Im on OSX 10.13 and currently i use the inbuilt Quicktime screen capture feature, which works fine, ...
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I am looking for a live snip tool

I am imagining a program like the Windows Snipping Tool but instead of making a jpeg, it creates a 'window' with a live view of just the highlighted area of that application's window. Sidebar: it ...
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Screen record software for Android (unrooted Kit Kat)

I'm looking for screen recording software for my phone (Android 4.4.2). I am aware of Android Authority's list, but can't/won't use their choices because (*deep breath*) their top choice, AZ Screen ...
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Screen recording software for long (>20m, >4GiB) videos on (unrooted) Android

Similar question: Screen record software for Android (unrooted Kit Kat) I'm trying to record 1-hour livestreams on Instagram that happen every 2 weeks or so. Instagram livestreams can only be ...