Screen Recording Software is a video screen capture, screen recording tool used to record screen activity into standard AVI video files. It records all the activities like moving the cursor, typing of text, selecting menu etc. i.e anything that you see on your screen. You can use it for developing videos to demonstrate newly launched software. Audio can also be included in it. With the help of screen recording software, it can be possible to better describe/demonstrate a computer-related product or service. An alternative name ‘screencast’ is also used for screen recording. With the help of screen recording software one can easily create a video and embed it anywhere on the web. Here is a compiled list of free best five screen recording tools.
Jing is always ready freeware program that instantly captures images and videos. You can instantly share your videos or pictures using this software made by Techsmith company. It comes under different versions. Jing also has audio recording feature if your computer has microphone. Audio can be recorded along with the video.
2. Capture Fox
Capture Fox is a freeware Firefox add-on that allows you to record every action in your computer within your browser. It is a very good software for creating tutorials about a software or a website. Once the program is installed, it records your screen frame by frame. Sound can also be recorded along with the video using a microphone. One very good feature of this program is that, video quality can be adjusted.
3. BB flashback express
BB FlashBack Express is a free software program which has an easy to use interface that helps in quick sharing and uploading. It has very fine screen recorder which creates compact, high quality movies for tutorials, demos and presentations.It records screen, sound, web-cam and save movies as AVI or Flash.
CamStudio is a freeware screen recording program which records all the screen and the audio activity on your computer and create industry-standard AVI video files. It is an open source software.
Webinaria is another open source free screen recording software that lets you record software for tutorials and demonstration purpose.