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Free and easy screen recording software with audio editing

by beccaleelee / August 1, 2014 3:27 AM PDT

I'm going to start recording support videos for work. I usually use GoToMeeting to record them, but that's a really awful way of doing it and there's got to be something better...

I'd like to use something that:
1. Let's me predefine what area of my screen is recording (like, draw a box around the screen that I want captured)
2. Would make it easy to add an intro and outro slide with the company logo and the title of the video
3. Makes it possible to do small edits to the audio (in case I goof, I wouldn't have to start over, I could just erase the goof part).

Does anyone know of any free downloadable programs that can do all or most of those things, and not be really hard to figure out (that will work on Windows 8 - a lot of programs don't)?

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Maybe this
by itsdigger / August 1, 2014 3:34 AM PDT
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Thanks for the suggestion
by beccaleelee / August 1, 2014 4:09 AM PDT
In reply to: Maybe this

Thanks for the tip, but it doesn't look like the Windows version is finished/available yet.

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Tip. Always supply all the requirements.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / August 1, 2014 4:18 AM PDT

Android, Apple iOS, Mac OS X, Linux and other OSes mean that with the half dozen common OSes we have to put that in our requests for apps.

For me, I use one app for capture and another for editing. I can't imagine why folk want to integrate the two but hey, they want it.
Bob

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They want you to use the live dvd
by itsdigger / August 1, 2014 4:19 AM PDT
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(NT) CamStudio
by James Denison / August 1, 2014 4:19 AM PDT

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