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Record screen to animated GIF on Linux (alternative to LICEcap)

You could take a look at Peek too. Peek is a simple tool that lets you record a section of your screen and save it as an animated GIF image. Peek screenshot: Peek recording: Peek requires FFmpeg + ...
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Software for converting MP4 to animated GIF

ffmpeg Can convert from mp4 to gif. You can apply some effects or resize the video to balance between quality and file size. You haven't posted your mp4 sample, so I am using my own. Plain ...
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Cutting an animated GIF file on Windows

ScreenToGif Free and open source No install actually works! Has a mutipal modes: Recorder, Webcam, Board and Editor (you are interested only in the editor) It is quite easy to cut a gif. Launch the ...
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Simple and open source or free tool to add captions to GIF images

You could try gifcurry - it meets your criteria of being open source. Of simplicity likely too, but that's subjective. But it's advertised for memes.
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Is there a tool to produce gif from screen recording for windows

ShareX is in my opinion the best tool to do this out there. It will capture screenshots, video, GIFs upload them automatically to your favorite service and much more. On top of that it's free and ...
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Screen-recording GIF 'video' tool for Mac OS X

I recommend Kap, an open-source screen recorder built with "web technology." It seems it only supports macOS as of now, but you might be able to add Windows support by a simple PR, as it is using JS. ...
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Record screen to animated GIF on Linux (alternative to LICEcap)

I Haven't seen it mentioned here, so try Scrot. It's part of my Ubuntu packages so should be in universe at the least without PPA's I Have zero experience in using it, but I'll generally go with a ...
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Free GIF animator

http://ezgif.com/maker is one of the best web based GIF creators/editors. free and no watermarks great quality and sane file size/count limits display time can be set for each frame, as well as loop ...
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Free tool to compress images to a given file size

Available on most systems, the ImageMagick package's convert command has far more image conversion options than anyone would ever need (literally hundreds). $ convert -resize 50% input.jpeg ...
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Simple and open source or free tool to add captions to GIF images

Alternatively, for Windows operating systems there is also ScreenToGif. While the main focus is screen capturing animations, it has a pretty decent builtin editor, which among other editing features ...
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Add second counter to a gif file

This is not the first time I have seen a question about adding second counter to GIF, so I decided to add this feature to ezgif.com You can upload the GIF at http://ezgif.com/effects and select "add ...
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Add second counter to a gif file

You almost certainly can do this from the command line with Image Magick by using GIF Animations Annotations in a frame-by-frame manner but you will have to spend some time playing about with the ...
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Best software for recording GIFs screen captures with good quality and low sizes for forums

LiceCap and Gifsicle For screen capture or recording, LICEcap can capture an area of your desktop and save it directly to .GIF. LICEcap is an intuitive but flexible application (for Windows and now ...
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Best software for recording GIFs screen captures with good quality and low sizes for forums

GIF is a terrible format when it comes to compression, so I'm afraid to say that you're already close to the limits. If there is much going on in your GIF, 9 MB is not much for a 744x376 GIF that runs ...
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How to reduce frame rate of animated gif?

https://ezgif.com/optimize has an option to reduce framerate (Remove every 2nd frame or every 3rd frame).
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Third party library for converting from word to gif in ASP.NET Core or through API

The LEADTOOLS SDK has .NET Core NuGet packages that support (among many other things) the conversion from Doc/Docx to image formats like GIF and PNG. (Disclaimer: I am an employee of this toolkit’s ...
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Third party library for converting from word to gif in ASP.NET Core or through API

This requirement can be achieved using Syncfusion Word Renderer and PDF Renderer. These NuGet packages are available in nuget.org NuGet package Required Syncfusion.DocIORenderer.Net.Core - for ...
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Is there a tool to produce gif from screen recording for windows

You have several issues to solve. First is capturing the video you want. Plenty of screen recorders - I'm a Linux user so I like gtkrecordmydesktop, at work (educational tech) we recommend Jing to ...
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Is there a tool to produce gif from screen recording for windows

There is a software program called gyazo (gyazo.com) It has the ability to take screenshots and make gifs as you want. It is available on windows and mac.
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What free tool can I use to convert GIFs into JPGs with minimal loss?

Any image converter (not minimal Image Editor, like paint) should give you quality options when converting the format, and if you choose the best quality you should be fine (although there definitely ...
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Generate sheets of animated characters

I believe there is a version of Krita specifically for animation. Search for "Krita Animation Release" for the latest version. I am not an animator, but I use Krita for static doodling. Good Luck.
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Screen-recording GIF 'video' tool for Mac OS X

Quite weird that no one has mentioned Giphy Capture It is really cool and you can do both, record video or create gif.
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App to remove duplicate frames in an animated gif?

I found these online services that do offer online GIF compression including a deduplication in frames: https://www.iloveimg.com/compress-image (Does not explicitly advertise this deduplication, but ...
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Record screen to animated GIF on Linux (alternative to LICEcap)

I use 1. Byznaz for recording sudo apt-get install byzanz #ubuntu dnf install byzanz #fedora python-xrectsel for area selection pip install python-xrectsel
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