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Screencast-O-Matic: Easy Audio-Visual Instruction.

What is Screencasting?

What a Screencast?

"A screencast is a digital video recording that captures actions taking place on a computer desktop. Screencasts, which often contain voice-over narration, are useful for demonstrating how to use specific operating systems, software applications or website features. 

Screencast production requires some kind of video-capture software and a microphone. The software, which can be a desktop client or web-based service, captures and synchronizes the video and audio files and compresses the completed movie into a format that can be shared." 

Source: Margaret Rouse (2016, November).  Screencast [definition]. TechTarget Retrieved from

Setting Up Your Account

Screencast-O-Matic changed its name to ScreenPal. The same (and additional) features are now available for free, plus more features are available for an additional fee.

1. Get a Free SOM Account

2. Select your preferred SOM plan.

Highlighted Screencast: Using Off Campus Connect

Last updated on Feb 12, 2024 1:17 PM