10 Best Screen Record Software you should know

Videos are excellent tools for visual learners. Screencast video can also be used to showcase creativity when making video tutorials, playing games and recreating scenes from movies. Most video screen capture software utilities have a number of attributes in common. Screen Record Software that enables you to capture any area of your screen either as a screenshot or a video file. 

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10 Best Screen Record Software

In this article, we’ve listed 10 best screen record software for Youtube, websites and social media.

01. Camtasia

Screen Recording Software

Camtasia allows you to record professional videos of activity on your computer’s monitor. The app provides you with the tools to record your computer screen and then edit those recordings into professional videos. Camtasia also lets you import HD video into your recording from an external source. It can create interactive videos containing clickable links to generate dynamic video content. It has green screen chroma key feature. Camtasia Studio also then allows you to share them directly from within the app to YouTube and Google Drive.

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02. Icecream Screen recorder

Screen Recording Software

Icecream Screen Record software capture any area of the screen as either a screenshot or a video in HD. It works on Mac OS X and Windows 10 operating system. Video can be taken with or without system sounds and microphone sounds. You can draw, add text, and add arrows while you’re performing the screen capture. Screenshots can be saved as image files to your computer. The size of the area to be captured can be selected manually.

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03. ScreenFlow

Screen Recording Software

ScreenFlow is a lightweight screen record software program which capturing videos of your screen and then processing them into professional-looking finished products. This video recording software is for the OS X operating system. ScreenFlow is a very polished screencasting application. This easy-to-use interface lets you creatively edit your video, and add additional images, text, music, and transitions for a truly professional-looking video.

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04. CamStudio

Screen Recording Software

CamStudio is a deceptively simple open source screen record software. You can capture video or images, and record audio from your computer speakers or a microphone. CamStudio can export your captures in many video formats. CamStudio includes improved codec support and automatic notifications of new updates. This program helps you to make videos to provide technical support or developer who has to design tutorials to explain how to use their programs.

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05. ISpring Free Cam

Screen Recording Software

Spring Free Cam is a great media recording solution that allows you to record any part of your screen and you can upload it directly to YouTube. This software helps you to make videos to provide technical support or developer who has to design tutorials to explain how to use their programs. iSpring Free Cam lets you create high-quality video recordings. There is no webcam support.

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06. Screencast-o-Matic

Screen Recording Software

Screencast-O-Matic is a handy tool for recording screens and sharing them with social media for different purposes. You share the finished recordings on Screencast-O-Matic.com, YouTube, or save to a video file. The free app allows you to take up to 15 minutes of recording time. The program supported many formats including MP4, AVI, and FLV movie. If you upgrade to the Pro version of the app you gain access to numerous other features and tools.

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07. Active Presenter

Screen Recording Software

ActivePresenter is a screen recording software for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X. This program lets you create software demonstrations, software simulations, quizzes. ActivePresenter includes all the tools needed to record screen, edit screencast video and create interactive eLearning course. It allows exporting to images, HTML slideshows, PDF, Microsoft Word, Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint presentations, AVI, MP4, WMV, WebM, Flash videos.

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08. DVD Videosoft’s Free Screen Video Recorder

Screen Recording Software

DVD Videosoft’s Free Screen Video Recorder is a free Screen Video Recorder that allows you to easily record screen activities and capture anything on the screen including windows, objects, menus, full screen, and rectangular regions. Free Screen Video Recorder export video files as AVI and image files in BMP, JPEG, GIF, TGA or PNG formats. Built-in editing tools include basic functions like resizing, cropping and rotating. The program contains no spyware or adware. It’s clearly free and absolutely safe to install and run.

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09. Open Broadcaster

Screen Recording Software

Open Broadcaster Software (OBS) is a free and open source screen record software program. The program has support for Windows, OS X 10.8, and Linux. Open Broadcaster Software has a multitude of officially supported plugins as well as an active community of programmers. The main user interface of OBS is organized into 4 sections: Scenes, Sources, Audio mixer, and Transitions & Controls.

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10. Ezvid

Screen Recording Software

Ezvid screen recording software and media company established in 2010. The program has been used to create millions of videos for YouTube, Facebook, and other user-generated content websites. With one click, you can record your screen with Ezvid, and capture whatever appears on your computer screen. You can edit the finished videos, make speed changes, re-arrange, add text, image slides.

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The above list does not mean exhaustive, and there are many screen record software available out there that offer similar functionality to some of the applications that we have looked at today.

If you know any best screen record software other than the above list, share it in the comment section below.

Anwar Yakkiparamban

Anwar Yakkiparamban is the founder of Lauyou Learning. Prior to Lauyou learning, Anwar worked at ARD Engineering & Development, Qatar. He holds bachelor degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Govt. Engineering College Idukki.

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