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  • VirtualDub icon

    VirtualDub Discontinued

    VirtualDub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit and 64-bit Windows platforms (98/ME/NT4/2000/XP/Vista/7), licensed under...

    Open Source Windows

  • Camtasia Studio icon

    Camtasia Studio

    Produce videos for the web using the industry-leading H.264 format. No tweaks or technospeak, just sparkling HD-quality video with...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • PicPick icon


    PicPick is an all-in-one software for software developers, graphic designers and home user. It has an intuitive interface and...

    Free Personal Windows

  • CamStudio icon

    CamStudio Discontinued Warning

    Record your computer screen with audio input from Mic or Speakers. Also shows mouse clicks in addition to the regular cursor. Simple...

    Open Source Windows

  • FastStone Capture icon

    FastStone Capture

    FastStone Capture is a powerful, lightweight, yet full-featured screen capture and screen recording tool that allows for capturing and...

    Commercial Windows

  • Fraps icon

    Fraps Discontinued

    Fraps is a universal Windows application that can be used with games using DirectX or OpenGL graphic technology. In its current form...

    Freemium Windows

  • Windows Movie Maker icon

    Windows Movie Maker Discontinued

    Windows Movie Maker makes home movies amazingly fun. With Movie Maker, you can create, edit, and share your home movies right on your...

    Free Windows

  • SimpleScreenRecorder icon


    SimpleScreenRecorder is a Linux screen recorder that supports X11 and OpenGL. It is easy to use, feature-rich, and has a Qt-based...

    Open Source Linux GitHub

  • QuickTime Player icon

    QuickTime Player

    Watch Internet video, HD movie trailers, and personal media clips. Whether it’s on the web or on your desktop, QuickTime Player brings...

    Freemium Mac

  • Jing icon


    Jing takes a picture or video of the users computer screen and uploads it to the Web, FTP, computer or clipboard. Note: recording...

    Freemium Mac Windows

  • recordMyDesktop icon

    recordMyDesktop Discontinued

    recordMyDesktop is a desktop session recorder for GNU / Linux that attemps to be easy to use, yet also effective at it's primary...

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • Kazam icon


    Kazam is a simple screen recording program that will capture the content of your screen and record a video file that can be played by...

    Open Source Linux

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  • ScreenFlow icon


    Capture the contents of your entire desktop at the same time as your video camera, microphone and computer's audio. Sophisticated...

    Commercial Mac

  • ActivePresenter icon


    ActivePresenter is a solution for creating screencast videos, handouts, manuals, documentation, and interactive training...

    Freemium Mac Windows

  • Wink icon

    Wink Discontinued

    Wink is a Tutorial and Presentation creation software, primarily aimed at creating tutorials on how to use software (like a tutor for...

    Free Windows Linux

  • Screencast Capture Lite icon

    Screencast Capture Lite

    Screencast Capture Lite is a tool to continuously capture the desktop screen, storing this information in video files. The application...

    Open Source Windows Accord.NET Framework

  • oCam icon


    oCam is very simple and easy "Screen Recorder" and "Screen Capture". Requirements: XP / 2003 / Vista / Windows7 /...

    Free Windows

  • Debut Video Capture Software icon

    Debut Video Capture Software

    Debut Video Capture allows you to record video from a webcam, video capture device, streaming video, entire desktop or a portion of...

    Freemium Mac Windows

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  • FlashBack icon


    Free software which lets you record your screen, add a PIP webcam and select multiple options to export your video to. It will first...

    Freemium Windows

  • Krut icon


    Krut is a screencast tool that is written in Java and well suited for making video tutorials (instructional videos) on most platforms....

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Screencast-O-Matic icon


    Screencast-O-Matic is the original free and easy way to create a video recording of your screen (aka screencast) and upload it for...

    Freemium Windows Web / Cloud

  • Action! icon


    Action! allows streaming and real-time recording of Windows desktop in a superb HD video quality.

    Commercial Windows

  • FFsplit icon

    FFsplit Discontinued

    A freeware application that lets users stream high quality content similar to XSplit Broadcaster and Flash Media Live Encoder....

    Free Windows

  • TinyTake icon


    TinyTake is a free screen capture software for Microsoft Windows. With TinyTake, you can capture images and videos of your computer...

    Freemium Windows

  • HyperCam icon

    HyperCam Discontinued

    HyperCam v2 is a video capture software that records AVI movies (screencam) directly from your monitor, for software presentations...

    Free Windows

  • Icecream Screen Recorder icon

    Icecream Screen Recorder

    Icecream Screen recorder is a screen recorder that can both record screen and take screenshots. The program records video, system...

    Freemium Windows

  • VokoScreen icon


    A small program to create screen videos including sound recording. Although this program is really small and inconspicious, it...

    Open Source Linux

  • Movavi Video Editor icon

    Movavi Video Editor

    Movavi Video Editor is a powerful yet easy-to-use video processing program for Windows. Cut and join video clips with zero quality...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • iSpring Free Cam icon

    iSpring Free Cam

    iSpring Free Cam is free screen recording software for Windows that lets you easily capture all or part of your screen, record your...

    Free Windows

  • Voila icon


    Voila is a comprehensive screen capturing tool. Built to grab, edit, organize, share, interesting contents from the users desktop...

    Commercial Mac

  • Wondershare Filmora icon

    Wondershare Filmora

    The easiest-to-use home video editing software with special editing features lets you seamlessly stitch together video clips, music...

    Freemium Mac Windows

  • Ashampoo Snap icon

    Ashampoo Snap

    With the new Ashampoo Snap you can capture just everything on your screen! Ashampoo Snap enables you to create high-quality...

    Commercial Windows Android

  • UltraVNC Screen Recorder icon

    UltraVNC Screen Recorder

    There exist a lot of screen recorders, but all lack the speed for doing some full screen recording. The speed is just to low or cpu to...

    Open Source Windows

  • Taksi icon

    Taksi Discontinued

    Taksi is a utility that allows you to take screenshots and record video clips of your favourite games and other 3D-graphics...

    Open Source Windows

  • Screenium icon


    Record exactly what you see on the screen and turn it into a screencast in next to no time. Screenium lets you record at 60 frames per...

    Commercial Mac

Microsoft Expression Encoder Comments

In the version for students (, th ...

Comment by phi1010
about Microsoft Expression Encoder Jun 2011

In the version for students (, the MP4 Codec is missing.


Review: ...

Comment by Chuong
about Microsoft Expression Encoder Jun 2011