Snagit Update: Dropbox, OneNote sharing, Object Rotation and More

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Fresh off the heels of our major Snagit release in May, we are pleased to announce Snagit 12.1 On Snagit we’re always on the look out for popular share destinations to allow customers to quickly and easily make their content available. Rotate your objects (Snagit Windows).

Create Mathcasts Using Snagit

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To begin, open the Snagit Editor and create a new image. There is a setting you will need to enable so the Snagit Editor does not minimize when you start your capture. In the Snagit Capture window, go to Tools > Program Preferences. Now return to the Snagit Editor.

Snagit Captures Google Adwords Accounts

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And, as if that wasn’t already enough, Carlos has become a Snagit screencasting pro. Since then, he’s added Google Adwords to the services he offers, creating quick screencasts with Snagit to break down the wealth of information Google provides for his clients.

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Create Mathcasts Using Snagit

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To begin, open the Snagit Editor and create a new image. There is a setting you will need to enable so the Snagit Editor does not minimize when you start your capture. In the Snagit Capture window, go to Tools > Program Preferences. Now return to the Snagit Editor.

Snagit 11.1 Release – Windows 8 compatibility, system audio capture, and more

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you’ll be able to use Snagit with Windows 8, record system audio, and customize Snagit to meet the unique needs of your entire organization. Already using Snagit 11 on Windows? If you own Snagit 11, your upgrade to 11.1 What’s New in Snagit 11.1.

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Draw and Talk Over Your Images to Communicate Clearer

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Snagit makes it easy to mark up and talk right over top of a still image. With Snagit, you can simply talk and draw like you would if marking up a physical document with a pen then send it to a colleague or student. Plug in microphone if it’s not already plugged in.

Recording Skype and Google Hangout Video Calls

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Although I will include some tips throughout, we’re not going to get into the nitty gritty of using Camtasia or Snagit this time. You might recommend a microphone for them to use but at the very least don’t let them use the microphone built into their laptop.

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Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Video Recording

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Built in microphones on mobile devices are very limited. It is a free companion app for a smartphone or tablet that works together with Snagit. Step 2: Send the video to Snagit. The media will be sent into the Snagit editor. From within Snagit, you can play back the video.

TechSmith User from the Beginning

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I’ve used Jing , Snagit, and Camtasia. As a hands-on professional who’s been “making his own deliverables” for years, I absolutely could not do my job if I didn’t have access to Camtasia and Snagit. The first product from TechSmith I used was Snagit around 1993.

How to Turn PowerPoint Slides into Videos

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Be aware of the microphone. There are a lot of screen recording tools out there, but we’re partial to Snagit , an easy-to-use software program created by TechSmith. With some helpful tutorials , Snagit allows you to select your screen, hit the record button, and go!

ScreencastCamper Profiles: Aaron Gulyas and Cathy Nagle-Ervin

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Snagit and Jing. My video camera, a good microphone, etc. News & Events Camtasia for Mac Camtasia Studio Jing ScreencastCamp Screencasting Snagit spork

Christmas in July: Our gift to you…Screencasting tips!

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Gary Short gives three great tips on sound: 1) write a script, 2) get some good hardware (USB microphone) 3) don’t forget to select the USB mic in the options! Tips & How To's Camtasia for Mac Camtasia Studio Jing Screencasting Snagit Tips and Tricks

Employee Highlight: Meet TechSmithie Matt Pierce

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For instance, cameras, microphones, different software, and really other tools all have a place in a communicator’s tool box — but which ones are really good to use? I use Snagit on Mac just about every day, and I do something with Camtasia for Mac at least one or two times a week.

How to Record a Webinar

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Snagit is my favorite screen capture tool because of its versatility as an image and video capture software. To record a webinar using Snagit, first download the application. Follow the installation instructions, and when the process is complete, Snagit will open.

How to Record a Presentation with Webcam, Narration, and More

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If you’re planning to record audio, here’s where you select your microphone. The microphone button controls whether or not audio is recorded as part of your presentation. When you enable it, you’ll be able to record voice narration using a microphone.

Teacher Appreciation Week – TechSmith Style!

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Snagit & Camtasia software (PC or Mac). USB headset microphone. Teacher Appreciation Week is just around the corner: May 6th – 10th. Whether you’re a teacher, a student, a parent (or all of the above) you know that teachers work tirelessly to help shape our future.

Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway Winners

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Snagit & Camtasia software (PC or Mac). USB headset microphone. Thank you so much to everyone who submitted nominations to our Teacher Appreciation Week Giveaway !

How To: Creating the Mindflash Example Course

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Audio: Microphones. The AKG 820 is the microphone used in most Mindflash voice overs. Beyond having a great microphone, it’s important to make sure you are considering the factors that will affect your recording negatively. Snagit + Camtasia.

How to Record Your Desktop

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You can even include audio when you record your screen, as narration from your computer’s built-in microphone or an external mic, or you can record your system audio (that’s the sounds that comes out of your speakers). With Snagit, you can easily trim your recording to remove unwanted pieces.

Forge Episode 27 is now posted

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Built in microphones are extraordinarily limiting. After Jonathan, we talked with Tiffany Wood, product manger for Snagit. Did you catch what she said about the number of captures that have been taken since the release of Snagit 11? Missed the Forge?

Welcome Camtasia Relay 3.

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In addition to Snagit on Mac being released, Camtasia Relay 3 is also ready for primetime! Automatic audio input adjustment during live recordings that intelligently boosts or decreases the microphone input. I always liked the saying, 'Go big or go home!'.

Ready for CES!

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I will be looking for new webcams, microphones, computers and other new technology to use with Snagit, Camtasia, Morae and Jing. The thermometer reads 17°F today in "Okemos, Michigan":[link] where TechSmith is located.

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How To: Creating the Mindflash Example Course

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Audio: Microphones. The AKG 820 is the microphone used in most Mindflash voice overs. Beyond having a great microphone, it’s important to make sure you are considering the factors that will affect your recording negatively. Snagit + Camtasia.

24 Screencasts About Camtasia in 24 Hours!

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Well, really, I do, but we had so much fun pulling an all-nighter for Snagit that we're going to do it again for Camtasia! Microphone and Webcam Roundup. Hi, my name is Betsy and I don't need any sleep.

How to Record Your Desktop with Screencasting

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For example, Snagit user Chad Ridderson now closes 50% of his cold sales bids simply by adding screencasts to his email proposals. Use Snagit to record your screen as you walk through the process. Also, check your microphone settings under the recorder’s audio output setting.

Time Saver Tuesday - Highlight Your Script

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This week's Time Saver Tuesday tip comes from a comment by by Nina Volstad left on a blog post I did last year about using "card stock for your scripts":[link] (eliminates shuffling noise which could be picked up by your microphone!).

Screencasting: From Script to Screen

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Ideally, you should use an external microphone to record your audio, but if you’re using an external webcam , they might already have a great microphone built-in, test it out. Also, check your microphone settings under the recorder’s audio output setting.

5 Types of Instructional Videos and When to Use Them

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Example: This is a quick example of a screencast that demonstrates changing the user interface theme of Snagit from light to dark.

What’s in Your Technology-Enabled Learning Toolbox?

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Your webcam and microphone. Snagit. Last week, we looked at the building blocks of technology-enabled learning , from elements like learning objectives that are common across all training formats to those that are specific to digital formats, like content authoring tools.

Time Saver Tuesday - Guest Post from Nick Kwiatkowski

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Within PowerPoint, go to the Add-Ins tab and then click on the Snagit Preferences icon. settings for the Audio and Video setup to setup our microphone inputs. This week's Time Saver Tuesday comes from Nick Kwiatkowski!

How to Make A Video Email Signature

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Another option for recording is to use a screen recorder like Snagit to record your webcam. Choose a recording space that’s well lit and comfortable, and stand or sit close enough to your microphone or recording device that it picks up your voice clearly.