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so no xvidcap, vlc or screencast app like kazam !!!

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There are several screen recording tools that will allow you to record a window (with audio), a portion of the screen or the whole screen, which includes but not limits to:


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And there are probably lots of more useful tools. But this is what I have tested and does the trick for me. They are also probably in the repositories by default but I can't say that for sure.

Good luck!

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which one offers the best in terms of a/v quality? above 2 or kazam or? – avi Apr 8 '11 at 21:19
I haven't tested kazam, but those I have tested as in my answer are making excellent quality videos. An example for download only: (59MB, right click, save target as) In VLC, Menu "Media" and "Open Network Stream", enter the url and click "Play". The full thread of this video source is placed here:…. I am using Ogg Vorbis codec which can be changed easily as seen here:… – Geppettvs D'Constanzo Apr 8 '11 at 21:26
thz!i'm gonna try kazam now! so there is no dedicated app to record video calls for ubuntu? – avi Apr 8 '11 at 21:33
For skype? not as fas as I can say. But if you find something, please inform. :) – Geppettvs D'Constanzo Apr 8 '11 at 21:37
hmm..thx for ur help :) – avi Apr 8 '11 at 21:40

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