How to record video from the screen? TOP modern programs
At some point, everyone may need programs to record video from the screen. Cases are different: the need to make a video review of the program, write down instructions on how to fix the computer remotely or lay out the passage of your favorite game.
There are a lot of programs that can record everything that happens on the screen. Some of them make only screenshots of the desktop, while others are full-fledged studios for processing the material. In this article we will look at the TOP programs, from simple to complex.
Free Screen Video Recorder
The program looks plain, consists of only one window, symbolically divided into two parts. On the left are actions with images, on the right - with video. What can she do:
- Photographs the entire screen
- Photographs a separate window
- Photographs an object
- Photograph area
- Captures video from across the screen.
- Captures video from a separate window
- Captures video from a single object.
- Captures video from a separate area
- Setting up the program
Free Screen Video Recorder is a well-made program with minimalist design. There is nothing superfluous in it. It simply captures the video and photographs the screen at the right time. You can also immediately print the saved image or send it to the clipboard. In stock tools for small image editing.
High-quality and stylishly designed program for capturing video and images in real time. Indispensable for fans of creating video reviews and for easy creation of presentations. How it looks and what it consists of:
- Work in the game mode, which allows you to record games and videos that use DirectX
- Work in the screen mode, records the desktop and working windows players
- Work with webcam and HDMI signal
- Opens the output folder in which the finished files are saved.
In the basic settings, you can select a folder for saving finished files, the location of the program window (on top of all windows or under them), set autoload when the system starts, set autostart recording.
- You can set the frame limit per second
- Selecting the format of saving video and sound
- Select the format to save the image
- You can see how many files have already been written and where they are saved.
- Ability to buy the full version of the program and register
When you click on the Rec button (see picture), the recording window opens; it looks like this:
Bandicam is a complete program with many settings that allows you to save videos and images in the desired form. The compression algorithm of the recorded video file saves hard disk space, and support for codecs and the lack of restrictions on the maximum recording size adds advantages to this program.
A great alternative to expensive video recording software. And there is one feature in it that attracts at first sight. Manufacturers usually give the “Help” section purely symbolic attention. But not here! The text describes in detail all the features, available functions, sample settings, and a sequence of actions. And most importantly - all this in Russian.
Workspace and what is displayed on it:
- Select the window in which the recording will be made
- Select resolution for video recording
- Manually select an area to capture video.
- Manually adjust the resolution
- Takes a snapshot of the desktop
- Opens a database in which all photos taken by the program are stored.
- Switch between video capture and screen capture modes
UVScreenCamera is exactly what you need if you want to customize all actions for yourself as conveniently as possible. Convenience of working with the program is one of its most important characteristics. Creating video reviews and presentations is free and easy, allowing you to convey your thoughts to others in an accessible form.
A real giant among video capture programs. Built-in plug-ins allow you to edit, create and process high-definition video, while supporting most of the important file formats. In addition, it is a kind of analogue video editor, which has earned popularity among other programs. Here’s what the program workspace looks like with the cropped area to the right to display the video:
What we see at the top of the program:
- BUT.When you click on the button, a window with settings appears, where you can select an area to capture video, apply effects and adjust the sources of the incoming sound.
- B.Allows you to import selected videos and images into the program
- AT.Allows you to instantly share the work done on the Internet
In the lower part:
- Display of all elements used in this project
- Library of your media files with duration
- Apply fixed effects to processing, such as circles, arrows, etc.
- Audio and sound effects settings
- Applying video effects
- Allows you to hide or display the scale of markers and control points
- Video recording window
- Capture Area - Full Screen
- Capture Area - User Selected
- Enable / disable webcam recording
- Record Enable Button
Camtasia Studio is a versatile tool for capturing and processing video. In addition, she can also handle sound. Using his own codec, the program compresses video without losing quality.
Unfortunately, while the official Russification does not exist, so you have to use the English version. It can be downloaded on the official website, the period of free use - 30 days.
More information about the programs can be found here: