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Questions tagged [screen-recorder]

Saves a video log of what is viewable on a computer monitor, can include audio

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Video resolution when capturing a full-screen recording via ffmpeg on Mac OS X

I have a 15-inch 2017 MacBook Pro running Mac OS X 10.13 (High Sierra): The default display supports screen resolutions up to 2880x1800, despite the maximum resolution selectable via the standard UI ...
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Screen Recording without third-party software in Windows 10?

How can I record the screen using native features of Windows 10? In my research, I saw there is something related to xBox, but I'm not sure if this is the correct route. Is there anything built into ...
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How to run a bash script automatically at gnome login

I want to use Gnome's inbuilt Screen Recorder for recording GUI sessions for audit purpose. To automate this, I changed the Shortcut for the screen recorder as "Alt+U" and then executed command "...
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How can I specify the install directory with TinyTake?

How can I specify the install directory with TinyTake? The installer say I can click on options but I don't see any: I use TinyTake on Microsoft Windows 7.
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Zoom in and out in Virtual Machine (Windows)

I have a Mac and I use Parallels Desktop where Windows 10 is installed. I want to record a video from screen in Windows 10 (Microsoft Excel). Sometimes, I need to zoom in and out to show a specific ...
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I have a 720p laptop but I need to record my screen on 1080p

I need to record a demo for one of my applications to submit on windows store and their requirement is that the video file resolution should be 1920*1080 but the problem is maximum resolution my ...
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Turn off Mouse Tracking on Windows Game Recorder

Windows 10 comes with a built-in DVR feature to record any window (although it's targeted toward games). However, when screen recording using this feature, the mouse movements are also shown. Is there ...
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ffmpeg settings for high quality youtube videos

I am trying to record short video of my desktop and upload it to youtube. The problem is that every time when I upload it to youtube or even dropbox (as video), the quality is much worse. My ffmpeg ...
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Why some part of the screen recording is blurry when recorded using OBS screen recorder? Windows 7 OS

The text in between the red lines seems to be sharp while the rest is blurry:
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Create separate video files in OBS Studio

I want to record my screen and webcam simultaneously in OBS Studio, but I would like the video output to be saved as two separate files: one for the screen, and another for the webcam. The reason is ...
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How do I speed up my videos on Geforce Experience

I want to record a timelapse with GeForce experience. How would I do that? If it's not possible than what other gaming recorders can do that? Thanks.
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How can I display keystrokes while recording my screen? [duplicate]

I'm trying to record a video tutorial about using Keyboard Shortcuts. To do this, I want to record my screen while also visually displaying my keyboard inputs. I've been able to find OBS options for "...
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Use Elgato Game Capture HD60S to capture Ubuntu screen shows only green screen

I am trying to capture video output of ThinkPad T410 running Ubuntu 16.04 using Elgato HD60S. Recording is done on a Windows 10 PC. However the Game Capture program shows and records only solid green ...
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How to record a Qt5 application window with minimal to zero CPU overhead on Windows or Linux?

I'm writing a real-time volume rendering application that runs purely on the CPU. It's quite fast but nevertheless the more CPU power the better for interactivity - basically, I'm designing it to use ...
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Record screen via other PC

While using OBS for capturing the (audio+video) input for now, it gets quite laggy, as my working PC (a dated T420-Laptop) cannot handle larger applications (Visual Studio etc.) at the same time, it ...
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How to reencode or repair a video on Ubuntu/Linux Mint?

I recently tried to make a video with kazam, until the inevitable "I'm out of storage so Kazam goes crazy and loses video" occurs. I regained storage, and used photorec to recover the video, and I got ...
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Screen recording: windows apps with a delay option?

I'm looking for a windows app for recording screen to GIF, similar to Peek. There are tons of screen recording apps, but none of them seem to have a built-in delay. Unfortunately this is a feature I'm ...
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Anti-recording share screen

Is there a way to share your screen without any possibility of being recorded? Every screensharing utility I know, Skype, Join.me, Teamviewer, RingCentral, are all recordable via screen recording app. ...
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Would a Core 2 Quad Q6600 Be a good replacement for a Core 2 Duo E7500

I really need an upgarde for my PC, currently it has a Core 2 Duo E7500, and I was wondering if a Core 2 Quad Q6600 would improve my peformance. I am currenlty having problems recording gameplay. For ...
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Prevent application from flooding recycle bin

I have the PlaysTV application on my computer for recording gameplay moments. The application has a limited space for saving video before it starts deleting the older video. Unfortunately instead of ...
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Scaling and frame-rate issue on overlay video ffmpeg

I am able to use following command to add webcam overlay on desktop recording. ffmpeg -y -rtbufsize 100M -f gdigrab -framerate 20 -offset_x 0 -offset_y 0 -video_size 1250x750 -draw_mouse 1 -i desktop ...
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How to add web cam(video) recording as overlay using ffmpeg

I have created following command to overlay image in video (desktop recording ): C:\>ffmpeg -y -rtbufsize 100M -f gdigrab -framerate 20 -offset_x 0 -offset_y 0 -video_size 1250x750 -draw_mouse 1 -...
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Create video from contents of webpage even if it's out of screen [duplicate]

I want to record the contents of a long webpage (even if it's out of my screen). Is there any tool to achieve that? If video recording is not posible, take screenshot would be sufficient. Any ...
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I want to record a keyboard typing as though a human is typing [closed]

I am recording screencasts on OSX and Linux, and I am trying to set up some way to speed up recording of typing long blocks of code. I need a way to take scripts or macros that I generate, and have ...
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How can I play these lectures at 2x speed?

I bought hundreds of hours of lecture videos in .exe files (you run the .exe files to play the videos), but the teacher speaks too too slowly, I wish to play them in 2x speed. Things I have tried and ...
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Capture and Record Desktop Screen with/as Webcam Video

Webcam lets others view either still pictures or motion video of a user or other object in front of it. I want to configure Webcam in a way that it start capturing desktop screen instead of what is in ...
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If I was to record a live, streaming video, what negative effects would there be?

If I wanted to record, say, a webinar, or a Twitch video, using some form of screen-capture/screen-recording software, what (if any) negative effects would I need to accommodate for? I.e. Drop in ...
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How to record video of screen in Windows 10 without Win+G?

Windows 10 has a feature to record videos, but it does not work if you don't have the proper hardware (which is my case). How can I record videos of my screen (for free)? Basically, I want to play an ...
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How can I record manually using Window's 10 inbuilt screen recording

I want to use the windows inbuilt recording tool which they provided in Windows 10 for recording my screen. But, not just during the time I play games, also for other purposes as well. But Win+Alt+R ...
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Recording 2 separate windows at once

It's a pretty simple requirement but I have no idea how to go about getting it done. I have a popular software "replay video capture" by applain. What this does is capture anything that's being played ...
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Capture desktop with FFMPEG on MacOSX 10.6.8

I tried to capture the desktop/screen-recording with this command ffmpeg -f avfoundation -i "1:0" out.mp4 this doesn't work because avfoundation is a framework on OSX >= 10.7 and my OS version is 10....
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OBS is not recording applications file menus

The Open Broadcasting Software recording applications fine (which is what I want it to) but when I click on a file menu (such as edit, view, file, help, etc) it records the button pressed but not the ...
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Record screen and mouse clicks

In my academic course I have an assignment were I have to perform an experiment with people using an website. The goal is to learn how to conduct an experiment and learn how to perform usability tests....
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ffmpeg segfaults over certain resolution

I'm trying to use ffmpeg to record my whole screen (1366x768), but if I set the video size above a certain size, I get a segfault. As can be seen in the output, I compiled from source less than 1 hour ...
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Screen recording of Windows “session 0”

Is there any possibility to record what is happening in session 0 in Windows? Can I accomplish this with some kind of software?
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Does old pci devices harm my new computer?

I have an old device that can be used also as a recorder (pci device with an output of 480p) called "KWorld Plus TV Analog Lite PCI" and has these requirements: Intel Pentium IV 2.0 GHz or ...
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To improve performance, should I record to my C:\ or D:\ drive?

I read online that you should record to a different drive to improve performance. I have fraps installed to my C:\ drive, which is a 256GB SSD. It has 173 GB free. I basically install windows and non-...
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Why does Camtasia Studio Recorder sometimes zoom in during my screencasts?

E.g. in http://youtu.be/qGTNDKxREH0 at second 22 Camtasia Studio Recorder decided to zoom in. How can I prevent it from doing so? I use Camtasia Studio Recorder 7.0.0 + Win7 SP1 x64.
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Why does the mouse lag when screen recording with CamStudio?

When I try to record a screen capture video using CamStudio (portable version), my mouse lags so much that it is practically impossible to do anything. Reducing the size of the region I'm capturing ...
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Why does MS Expression Recorder make the capture area blank/white in XP?

I have had this problem on 2 different virtual machines running Windows XP SP3. Basically, you can still see the green cross-hairs and outline while Expression Recorder is recording, but everything ...
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How can I get the Microsoft Expressions 4 Codec to work on XP SP3?

The codec allows you to preview the recording you just took. The recorder itself and the encoder both seem to work just fine, but when I try to preview a recording it says it can't find the codec. ...
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Is there a way to turn a laptop into an external recording device?

I have a laptop that I recently purchased that I hardly use simply due to the fact that my Desktop is so much better. I was wondering though, is there a way to somehow connect my laptop to my Desktop (...
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How can I record a desktop sharing session in Lync?

When I have accepted someone's request to share their screen with me using Lync 2013, it displays their screen in the staging area as you would expect. How can I use Lync 2013 to save the screen ...
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Black screen recording games

Whenever I play a full screen directx game and attempt to screen record, the mouse shows up but the game does not. I'm using Intel HD Graphics 4000 and I'm assuming its a hardware issue, though I'm ...
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Stand alone screen recorder for Windows 7 [closed]

I am looking for a free stand alone (i.e. no installation required) program to record the screen in Windows 7 (64 bit). I know about http://technet.microsoft.com/en-ca/magazine/2009.03....
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Can I use Apple TV to record the use of an App on my iPad?

I am wondering if I can use Apple TV to mirror an App that runs on my iPad 3 to the Television, and then record it in a format that I can edit on my Mac. The point of doing this is to create a video ...
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How to use a codec without installing it (portable)

I'm using CamStudio Portable and there aren't any good codecs integrated. So additionally you need to install a good one like ffdshow tryouts. Q1: It is possible to use a codec without installing it ...
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screen casting in windows like recordmydesktop

I would like to make some screen casts in windows. In linux I always use recordmydesktop. The big advantage with this software is that the encoding is done after capturing. Therefore, it does not ...
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How to encode video for desktop/application recording?

Which video encoder or which encoding technique would return the best quality/size value (or just the most "natural feel") for recorded desktop/application activity like video tutorials? By good ...
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Screen recording in Windows 8 makes PC unusable?

OS used: Windows 8 Pro x64 Hi there, I got a weird problem. I tried to record my screen using different screen recording applications like Camtasia7, Hypercam, and some others. So if I hit "record" ...