Camtasia

Commercial
Mac Windows

Camtasia Studio is a screen recorder that record all activity from desktop (entire screen or custom area) and save it as video file.

Is not just a simple screen recorder, also features powerful editing options to create tutorials or demonstrations with quality & powerful effects.

When recording, can select full screen or custom area with drag&drop (or select from multiple presets). Videos can be saved as AVI or .camrec formats. Can record audio (including microphone), set custom frame rate, assign hotkeys for actions.

Mouse cursor supports effects to be highlighted better and helps to make video more suggestive. Set cursor to different shapes, change it’s color, size and transparency.

Once video has been saved, you can add it to a workspace (timeline) where you can edit it: cut, join multiple videos, remove sounds, add transitions or callouts. Also, includes a video player.

Alternatives (10)

Filter alternatives by all licenses and all platforms
Freemium
ActivePresenter can record video from full screen or custom area of computer desktop. Includes an…
Windows
Free
Ezvid is a software to capture screen and save videos. Is working with almost any…
Windows
Open Source
CamStudio is a screen recording utility that records video from computer screen and save it…
Windows
Free (with limits)
Screencast-O-Matic is a tool that will record a video from your screen. Is a video…
Mac Online Website Windows
Open Source
recordMyDesktop is a screen recording software for Linux that is able to capture custom region…
Linux
Open Source
With XVidCap you can record video from Linux screen (X-Window desktop). It saves multiple frames…
Linux
Freemium
Screenbird is a video screen recording utility that works in web browser and doe not…
Linux Mac Windows
Free
Capture Fox is an extension for Firefox browser. If you are using Firefox to surf…
Windows
Free for personal use
Debut Video Capture can capture almost anything from computer desktop and save as video file.…
Mac Windows
Adobe Captivate is a program that records video from your desktop and is intended to…
Mac Windows