Open Source Screenbird Alternatives

    Screenbird is described as 'browser based, no-sign in screen recorder. It's cross platform, and built for collaboration'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Screenbird for various platforms. The best alternative is CamStudio, which is both free and Open Source.

    The list of alternatives was last updated Jan 8, 2021

    • Record your computer screen with audio input from Mic or Speakers. Also shows mouse clicks in addition to the regular cursor.
      View 117 alternatives to CamStudio


      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 2.7 r316, released in May 2015, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.


      As described on VirusTotal comment ( if you download CamStudio from, the VirusTotal results are 0/53. After installing this SF version, it immediately says that there is an update available. When the link is clicked, it takes you to, which has a zip file that, scanned with VirusTotal, gives you 15/53 result. So do NOT download and install the "update": it's a malware. Installer as of 09/22/2014.

      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Quick Screen Recorder is a lightweight desktop screen recorder for Windows, built on top of WinForms (C#).
      View 127 alternatives to ModuleArt Quick Screen Recorder
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows