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  1. Optimizing the overlay's power

    Optimizing the "Overlay Edit" screen
    When I edit videos in the Screencastomatic video editor, I find it annoying to have to go and edit an entire image just to have it rotated a few degrees. If there was a rotation bar in the editor itself, making my cinematic scenes would be much easier.

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    • upload a powerpoint to screencast

      how do I upload ppt to screencastomatic to post on my assignment page in school

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      • Channel categories for teams.

        Categories for channels on team hosting so team members can keep their channels separate and easy to find.

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        • Marketing

          Add mid-roll autoresponder integration so viewers have to enter requested data to continue watching the video.

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          • Marketing

            Ability to create Call To Action buttons on the video

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            • Use Screencasts for marketing

              1. Create calls to action on videos
              2. Create templates that can be used on a specific channel if desired

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              • invalid default file naming

                change the default file naming to have no hash sigh in the name of the recoding. Reason: when the default saving location is changed to a server which doesnt allow a hash sign in the file name, the file cannot be uploaded until you changed the name to some valid value.
                e.g. I am working with OneDrive and the sync client doesnt upload files with hash signs in the filename.

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                • pay per view

                  a webinar site that people can pay per view of your videos for training and CEU purposes

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                  • Sound of mouse click

                    A way to pause without hearing the sound of the mouse/keyboard. This drives me insane on playback as I hear the click.

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                    • Be able to record webcam at 1080p

                      Be able to record webcam at 1080p

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                      • Greater zooming of the timeline

                        Allow me to zoom out the timeline of a video to whatever extent I need (currently its just two steps). This will help in precisely aligning various overlays and other effects.

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                        • Pause Splash Screen

                          I would like to see a splash screen added when you paude the screencast directly on the screen

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                          • Add more then one Audio track

                            I need to add music for my intro but then I can't add music for my main video because we are limited to one we should be limited to 4 Audio Tracks
                            Ex
                            Audio
                            ________
                            Narrator
                            Intro Music
                            Main Music
                            End Screen Music

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                            • Have a green screen feature for the webcam

                              Have a green screen feature for the webcam recording so that the backgrond can be any image of choice

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                              • Toolbar below timeline

                                I would LOVE to see a toolbar either between the timeline and the slider or below the slider. This would contain all the buttons that are now in the Tools popup menu. That menu could remain for those who prefer using it. The SOM workflow is wonderfully efficient already, but I think this would turbo charge my production! :) The icons are already there in the menu. The same icons could be used in the toolbar. Currently I count around 20, which should fit perfectly well in a toolbar.

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                                • Live

                                  I am a YouTuber and this is a very good screen recorder for free, maybe make it where we can live stream on YouTube, and look at it this way, If you leave the water mark for non pro members you it could promote your app and more people start to use it. It's just an idea. Like I said I'm a YouTuber and I would really like to live stream without a captor card and an encorder.

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                                  • Up the Frame Rate and maybe 1080HD

                                    I'm not asking for 60 frame rates per second, but maybe up it to 45 or 50. When I'm recording the game I'm playing my computer is running smoothly, but after I finish recording the frame rate cuts a little bit. I know it could be hard because you guys work on so many updates, but I hope that you guys can fix this, thanks for being so amazing Screencast-O-Matic.com

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                                    • Place audio and video into separate tracks so they can be edited independently.

                                      In scripted recordings, it sometimes becomes necessary to change where the audio begins in relation to what's happening in the video. Rather than needing to re-record the entire video and hope you get it right this time, it would be nice to simply move where the audio track begins. Separating the tracks would also allow more flexibility with video playback, such as speed and pause.

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                                      • I want to upload a .srt file for closed captions for my video

                                        I would like to upload a .srt file to my video to add closed captions. This would allow me to make the recordings in lecture format, have the recording transcribed, and upload the transcription file (.srt) to the video to add closed or open captions.

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                                        • Voice Changing Idea

                                          I was wondering if you can add something that can change your voice during record sessions.

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