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The best video capture software for gnome [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? I've been looking for a tool to record my desktop for a long time. Someone recommended RecordItNow to me.But I found it is made for KDE, and tool ...
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Good screen recording program [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? Can someone recommend a good program for recording screen activity, and saving it in a popular video format such as h.264? I am running Ubuntu 11....
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What is the best desktop/screen recorder? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? I am trying to record my desktop. I tried Desktop Recorder and when it came out the image was very pixelated, so I'm looking for a better ...
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What are the best Screencasting tools? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? Please i wanna know (people whom have tried) which sceencast tool is the best. For me i've tried kazam but i still unconvinced totally with this ...
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What is the best screen video+audio capture programm for dual monitor? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? There are many video tutorials on youtube. What software should I use for creating a video tutorial? I installed xvidcap (software center 10.04) ...
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RecordMyDesktop doesn't work. Suggestions for a screen recorders for my game console? [duplicate]

Please. I need a new screen recorder so I can record my emulated games. (PS1, SNES) Please suggest me ones that are simple and require no hard to understand sudo code.
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Video Recording in Ubuntu [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? What Video Recording software is there that matches (or better) than the software version in Windows for FRAPS and WeGame? Already tried istanbul (...
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What is the easiest way to record my desktop in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? I want to make a video tutorial on some Ubuntu functionality but don't know how to record it.
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Good screencasting programs for Ubuntu? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: how to create a screencast? What are the best video screen capturing programs for Ubuntu as far as reliability, performance, and ease of use go?
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How can I Screencast games in Ubuntu with Live Commentary [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to create a screencast? sorry for the duplicate question! I found another similiar question here: How to record my screen? But I did not find an answer there I would ...
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What's a good program to record as gif/mp4 in a window section in a configurable way? [duplicate]

I want to know a list of programs(GUI) to record both gif and mp4 and be able to change frames rate quality. SO: Ubuntu 16.04
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How can I record the screen? RecordMyDesktop gives low quality [duplicate]

I used the software RecordMyDesktop with these settings zero compression capture full in each square quality in video and audio 100% My records have low quality and some parts show in squaters with ...
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Record screen, audio and webcam in Ubuntu 17.10 [duplicate]

I want to record my screen, audio and webcam in Ubuntu. Any suggestion for good software to do this?
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How to record IM conversations [duplicate]

I wonder if there's any tool by which I can record my audio/video conversations in Skype or Google Talk! My Ubuntu version: 12.04 Skype version: 4.2.0.11 Google Talk Plugin: 4.2.1.0 Webcam: Logitech ...
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How to record x11 Display on remote server [duplicate]

I'm trying to use cnee to record the display of a touch device we have our application on (Deployed on ubuntu server 16.04). I don't have any experience with cnee and am willing to use a different ...
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How to create animated GIF images of a screencast?

I've seen animated GIF images of screen casts (like the one below) promoted a few times on this site as a way to improve answers. What toolchain is being used to create these? Is there a program that ...
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What are PPAs and how do I use them?

I keep reading about Personal Package Archives ('PPAs') and people answer questions with a link to a PPA. What's the best way to use these? There are multiple valid answers for this question ...
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Is there an easy way to rearrange or move the icons in the Unity launcher?

It looks like the only time that you can choose where an icon goes on the unity launcher, is when you add it. Is there a way to rearrange the order of an icon after it has been added?
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How can I install OpenJDK on Ubuntu 16.04? [duplicate]

Since I upgraded to the latest version of Ubuntu, I cannot install the Java OpenJDK package needed to compile Android custom ROMs. When I run sudo apt-get install openjdk-7-jdk, the following error ...
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How can I record an OpenGL game in Ubuntu?

I would like to create a short clip of me playing Minecraft, an OpenGL game. The usual screencast recorders do not properly record OpenGL. What kind of software is available for this purpose? My ...
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How to do screencasting (desktop recording) with high quality audio and video?

I have googled around and found all the usual solutions. None of them work for me. First of all, I want to make high quality recordings. Second, I use JACK audio (PulseAudio is completely uninstalled.)...
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Record screen, microphone and web camera in Ubuntu 17.10 (Wayland Session)

I want to record my screen, audio and webcam in Ubuntu 17.10. I have tried the following software (from this thread How can I record my screen?): gtk-recordmydesktop: Missing web camera support ...
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Screen recording software

I want to be able to reliably record videos for a YouTube channel, however the software I've tried all has individual flaws. The programs I've tried are: SimpleScreenRecorder (flaw being that the ...
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Video editor to create professional appearance

I've been very impressed with this screencast. Is there a simple way to create a professional-looking screencast using open software on Ubuntu? I'm mainly interested in good-looking transitions ...
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Very poor performance after downloading Kazam screencaster

I wanted to do some fullscreen video recording to demonstrate some software I was using. I downloaded Kazam screencaster but the performance is really bad. I recorded 30 seconds of video but it ...
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Can't drag window into workspace ubuntu 11.10 [closed]

I just installed Ubuntu 11.10 yesterday alongside Win 7 to try it out (and maybe get rid of Win). I liked the workspace concept a lot, dragging a window into another workspace form the four-workspaces-...
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Can I use the Gnome Shell built-in screencast tool in Unity?

In Gnome Shell you can press Control+Shift+Alt+R to start and stop the built-in screencast tool. What is the name of this tool? Is it possible to invoke it from within Unity?
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Gameplay screen recorder for Ubuntu?

Are there any gameplay screen recorders out there for Ubuntu? I intend to use it for Urban Terror recording.
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Screencast with both mic and system sounds at the same time

I'd like to make a screencast that records both mic (audio input) and system sounds (audio output) at the same time. For example, so that I can capture a screencast while talking to someone on Skype ...
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Vokoscreen area recording problem

I'm having problems trying to make area recordings with Vokoscreen 2.0.0-2 in Ubuntu 14.04, the center marker is showing in the video. Is there any way to make area recordings without this center ...
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How to do GIF animations for instructions and learning purposes over GUI? [duplicate]

I am trying to categorize many similar threads here. For example, I find this GIF animation freaking cool in this answer here. How can I do this kind of animations? How can I make sure it does not ...
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Can I screen record an ubuntu VM in virtualbox at 4k when my host system is 1080p?

I want to record a screen recording of ubuntu in a VM at 4k for people with new monitors however I only have a 1080p screen. Is there any way to turn the resolution of the VM in virtualbox up to 4k ...
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Is there an app for screen recoding with PIP (picture in picture)

I'm looking for a screencast software that can record my screen and my face (using my webcam) in a Picture-in-picture (you know, that secondary video in a small rectangle in the corner of the screen).
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Video Recorder Tool (Screencast) that is up to date

I was looking at this post How to record my screen? which mentions some of the Video Recorders (Screencast) that I was looking for but some of them are more than 8 months old with not one single ...
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How to make a set of screenshots automatically?

I would like to do an animated gif file. Thus I need all images and then I can build the gif file with gimp or convert. But in order to obtain the images how can I do a set of successive screenshots ?...
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Mouse arrow flash and ghost in Ubuntu 13.10

In previous Ubuntu's version 13.04 it worked fine, but now in Saucy the mouse pointer has strange effects. Using an Asus K53SV
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Most lightweight screen recorder/caster software?

I have been trying recently many screen recorders, since I want to record Age of Empires 2 HD matches. Since I have to use wine to run the game, there's already a significant overhead and ...
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Where can I see the text that is displayed during boot?

During boot, there are three stages : Before grub, I have two lines of text flashing telling me that something is not found Then there is the grub menu Then there is the normal boot process On ...
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Ubuntu 16.10 failing to update [duplicate]

I am trying to update my ubuntu with the fillowing command sudo apt-get update But everytime it fails and gives following error - W: The repository 'http://ppa.launchpad.net/fossfreedom/byzanz/...
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Screen recording with ring buffer

Is there any screen recording software which can record to ring buffer? I'd like to have a recording of the last 10-15 minutes happening in some window. To be more concrete, I want to this ...
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How to record screen in video to report bugs in Ubuntu interface?

I would like to find some standard way of recording my screen, since I would like to report some bugs in the user interface and its typing system with Dvorak keyboard layout. The cursor location is ...
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How to recording movie from website (screen desktop and sound capture)?

Please show me the way on ubuntu to record ScreenDesktop with sound not from microphone (sound from movie/video on website) - the same function with WM Capture software on Windows. Thank so much