Basics: Recording Your Screen

Basics: Recording Your Screen

Cameras aren't the only way to capture video! This course covers a few reasons why you might want to record your screen and some tips and tricks to help you get ready to capture your computer.

About this instruction

There are times you might want to make a video by recording the action on your computer screen. This includes software demos or tutorials, technical support how-tos, web camera video, and more. To get started creating high-quality screen recording videos, all you need is your computer and a microphone. 

This course covers the basics of how to record the screen and covers some tips and tricks to set you up for screencasting success. 

Information16 min

  • Content
  • Video: Recording Your Screen6 min
  • Getting Crisp, Clear Screen Video4 min
  • 14 Best Practices and Tips for Screencasting3 min
  • Quiz
  • Check Your Knowledge2 min
  • Once You're Finished with the Course
  • Feedback - Tell Us What You Think
  • Recommended Courses & Return to Course Catalog

About this instruction

There are times you might want to make a video by recording the action on your computer screen. This includes software demos or tutorials, technical support how-tos, web camera video, and more. To get started creating high-quality screen recording videos, all you need is your computer and a microphone. 

This course covers the basics of how to record the screen and covers some tips and tricks to set you up for screencasting success. 

Information16 min

  • Content
  • Video: Recording Your Screen6 min
  • Getting Crisp, Clear Screen Video4 min
  • 14 Best Practices and Tips for Screencasting3 min
  • Quiz
  • Check Your Knowledge2 min
  • Once You're Finished with the Course
  • Feedback - Tell Us What You Think
  • Recommended Courses & Return to Course Catalog