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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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Screen recording tool that records both Speaker o/p as well as mic input

My Experience is: 1st Place: as Sterex suggested, Open Broadcast Studio OBS really provides a whole lot of flexibility for creating complex layouts which you can change on the fly while recording. I ...
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Screen capture tool with uploading to a server for Ubuntu?

You might wish to take a look at Shutter – which offers this and more: Shutter upload screenshots (click images for larger variants) As the screenshots show, Shutter allows you uploading to many ...
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Free screen recorder with no watermark/limit

ShareX is what I am using at work for screnshots / screen recording. Pros It's open source Capture in png / mp4 I never met any limitation Cons Offers a lot of options (editors, uploaders, ...), ...
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A free, lightweight but quality video capture software for Windows?

Please see the authors update at the bottom Spotlight Recorder Utility https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/2009.03.utilityspotlight2.aspx I realize this is an older questions - but I have had ...
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Windows Software to constantly record the last X minutes of desktop activity

I had pretty much the same requirements. Have a software who can run on not that powerful of a system and record last X minutes of my activity and save on hotkey pressed. After searching a lot I found ...
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Screen and audio capture software

Any program (Windows Sound Recorder, Sound booth, audacity etc) that records audio can record sound from windows, you just need to know how to set windows up. You are not really looking for another ...
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Free screen recorder with no watermark/limit

I recommend ScreenToGif. While it has some downsides it's a free tool which is extremely easy to use. Pros: It's free without a watermark Easy to install and use It now can capture the whole screen ...
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Is there a screen recording software that is simple and creates low file sizes?

I recommend OBS Studio. While it is probably used mainly for streaming, it can also record the screen to disk. For your requirements: it works on Windows (Windows 8 or higher). I use it on Windows. ...
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Free screen capture software for recording Minecraft videos

Take a look at Open Broadcaster Software From their website: High performance real time video/audio capturing and mixing, with unlimited scenes you can switch between seamlessly via custom ...
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Screen capture tool with uploading to a server for Ubuntu?

I made a client like that for both Windows and Linux. It is very minimalist (but does what it is designed for) and unfortunately doesn't support video uploads. You can download the binaries here: ...
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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 section as animated GIF

I know this is an old question, but.. Peek is a little open source program designed for doing exactly this. It has packages in most major linux distributions, though I don't know about OS X support.
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What is a screen recorder with mouse movement and can save the recording as video?

For Windows now I using ShareX. Free Open Source screenshot and screencast recording App. It also contain simple image editind and annotation and automatic uploader to image hosting, but I not using ...
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Screen recording tool that records both Speaker o/p as well as mic input

Open Broadcast Studio is pretty good. And it's a freeware. https://obsproject.com/
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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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Software for making video lectures for Linux (switching to online teaching with the COVID-19 pandemic)

Yes, OBS Studio is your best option here, as it's very customizable. OBS Studio here also. Geogebra is a fantastic free option for the majority of mathmatical things. However, making graphs simply via ...
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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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Screen record and mouse tracking

In Linux, I'd use gtkRecordMyDesktop for the recordings. AFAIK it doesn't support logging of mouse location, etc. though. However, the linux program cnee does log X11 events and data. It can even ...
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.webm recorder like LICEcap

ShareX Open source No watermark Records to .webm (need to change in settings as default is .mp4) Runs on Windows Furthermore Supports display scaling Take screenshots Capture custom areas, windows ...
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Simple screen recorder

The VLC video recording bug appears to have been fixed in the 2.2.5 nightly build. I have since tested it on several codecs and with default settings the file sizes are a lot smaller, and offers a lot ...
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screen recorder that saves incoming audio

You can use a WebCam Recorder, installation and use of this program makes it one the favorites because it allow the use to record high quality videos, crystal clear voice recording and a very powerful ...
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Windows screencast software that allows to record screen and webcam simulteanously

I'd go with Open Broadcaster Software. It can use both, screen and webcam as a source and even pictures or text. Here it is, a screenshot of the scene configuration with a monitor and a webcam as ...
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Screen and audio capture software

Try Joyoshare Screen Recorder or Camtasia. I have them on my computer. Camtasia even supports separate video and audio tracks.
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Software to record screen when activity

I would recommend you to use OBS (Open Broadcaster Software). It is a free open-source software mostly used for live streaming but it can also record your screen. Why I recommend it? Nobody can ...
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Free screen capture software for recording Minecraft videos

The best lightweight screen capturing software is Camstudio as it is only 11 Mb. Record from your screen Open source Add annotations / audio supported Save video in any video format (quality is ...
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Screen recorder for Ubuntu 18.04 (Wayland)

You can achieve this with peek and key-mon. Install them: sudo add-apt-repository ppa:peek-developers/stable sudo apt update sudo apt install peek key-mon Then start them: key-mon --visible_click ...
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Screenrecorder for Linux that catches specific windows

You should try OBS Studio that has many options for source selection.
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What is the best Screen Recording Software for a low end PC?

Windows 10 comes with its own screen capture software. It's part of the 'Game Bar'. You can open it by pressing ⊞ Win+g. Since it's part of Windows 10 by default, I imagine it being optimized, but my ...
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What is the best Screen Recording Software for a low end PC?

VSDC free screen recorder should be just the right program for a low end PC. My PC has almost exactly the same specs and the program still works perfectly.
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