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desktop capture
on May 23, 2006 at 6:49:37 am


I am looking for a way to capture the desktop activity on my

I need it for testing user usage of specific software that

also includes live video. So I need to see mouse movements and

what's on the screen at the same time. I want to see the video

played on the software I'm testing but it doesn't have to be

at full fps.
I was thinking of just capuring the desktop as a video. I

tried a few programs like Aviscreen, Turbodemo, ACA Capture

Pro, but they takes up a lot of cpu and memory, and I need the

capture not to interfere with the software I'm testing.
The capture programs are very simple.
Does anyone know if using a capture card, or a very strong

graphics card would help?

Thanks! Smile

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Gary Bettan
Re: desktop capture
on May 23, 2006 at 11:43:54 am

check out Camtasia. it's really great software for capturing everyhting on teh computer screen. Many of the tutorials we sell are made using Camtasia.

you can download a free trial version


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Re: desktop capture
on Jun 7, 2006 at 7:45:20 am

thanks for your answer

I'm not looking for different software. I want to know how hardware can help.

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