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    Kap Alternatives

    Kap is described as 'An open-source screen recorder built with web technology' and is a Screen Recorder in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Kap for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Google Chrome, Linux and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is OBS Studio, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Kap are ShareX, VokoscreenNG, Camtasia Studio and Kazam.

    Kap is mainly a Screen Recorder but alternatives to it may also be Screenshot Capture Tools or Screen Casting Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Kap.
    This page was last updated Apr 5, 2022
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    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Electron / Atom Shell
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    An open-source screen recorder built with web technology.
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    1. OBS Studio (also known as Open Broadcaster Software, or OBS) is a screen-casting and live-streaming software available across multiple platforms including macOS, Windows and Linux.
    2. ShareX is a free and open source program that lets you capture or record any area of your screen and share it with a single press of a key. It also allows uploading images, text or other types of files to many supported destinations you can choose from.


    3. VokoscreenNG is a user friendly screencaster for Linux and Windows. It is a continuation of the now discontinued Vokoscreen project that has been totally rewritten from scratch using Qt and GStreamer.
    4. Produce videos for the web using the industry-leading H.264 format. No tweaks or technospeak, just sparkling HD-quality video with compact file sizes...every single time. Two existing production presets (blog and web) and three new presets (YouTube, HD display, and Screencast.
    5. 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 any video player that supports VP8/WebM video format.

      Discontinued

      The latest version (1.4.5) is from 2014.



      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • Google Chrome
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      Easy and free screen recorder for Mac, Windows, and Chromebooks. Record your camera and screen with audio directly from your Chrome browser and share the video with your team, friends, and family.
    6. Take control of your gaming activities—such as screenshots, capturing clips, and streaming—by pressing Win+G on your keyboard.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Microsoft Edge
      • Google Chrome
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      With Screenity you can record and annotate your screen like never before. Make better recordings for work, education, and more, giving contextual feedback, detailed explanations to your students, or simply showcasing your product to potential customers.
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • Google Chrome
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
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      Capsule lets you take "screenshots" and "videos" of websites that are better than a regular image or video because you can actually interact with the "videos".
    7. With over 5 million installs, Screencastify is the most popular screen recorder extension for Google Chrome.
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