Tag Archives: screencasting

How to Use GNOME Shell’s Secret Screen Recorder

So you want to record your Ubuntu desktop, but you don’t know which desktop screen recorder to use? Well, have you considered not using one at all? Don’t look at me strangely: I promise this makes sense. You’ve likely seen videos on YouTube where people share a screencast of their Linux desktops. Perhaps you want […]

This post, How to Use GNOME Shell’s Secret Screen Recorder, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Green Recorder 3.0 Released, Lets You Export Screen Recordings to GIF

green recorder 3.0 screenshotA new version of the Wayland compatible screen recording tool Green Recorder has been released. Green Recorder 3.0 adds a number of notable new features that help bring it parity with other screen recorder tools that are available on Linux, including the ability to export screen captures to GIF. If the (seriously wonderful) Peek doesn’t sate your […]

This post, Green Recorder 3.0 Released, Lets You Export Screen Recordings to GIF, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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A Lightweight Screen Recorder for Linux

Want to record your Ubuntu desktop for a screencast, video tutorial, or bug report? I highly recommend giving Green Recorder a shot. Green Recorder is a minimal yet perfectly functional desktop screen recorder app for Ubuntu. It’s built using Python, GTK+ 3 and ffmpeg, and supports recording audio and video at the same time, making it ideal for […]

This post, A Lightweight Screen Recorder for Linux, was written by Joey Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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Screenkey Shows Key Presses On Screen In Ubuntu

screenkey key pressesIf you’re a regular screen caster or YouTube how-to maker, you’ll know how difficult it can be to relay the keys you’re pressing on your screen. Mac and Windows users have no such problems, with an ample array of apps able to show key presses on screen as you type. Screenkey is a free and open-source Linux app […]

This post, Screenkey Shows Key Presses On Screen In Ubuntu, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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A New Version of SimpleScreenRecorder Has Been Released

simple-screen-recorder-tileA new version of Simple Screen Recorder, a powerful desktop screen capture programme for Linux, premiered earlier this month. It is the first update to the app in almost a year. SimpleScreenRecorder 0.3.x adds support for the latest FFmpeg/libav libraries, supports fragmented recording (whatever that may be) and the indicator applet icon will now notify you when there’s an error during capture. Long […]

This post, A New Version of SimpleScreenRecorder Has Been Released, was written by Joey-Elijah Sneddon and first appeared on OMG! Ubuntu!.

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