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  1. Teleprompter

    Hello, can you include a teleprompter at software? Please. Thanks.

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    • Webcam & Screen recordings

      Allow the Screen and Webcam to be recorded in separate files.

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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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        • Allow for Recording in Time-lapse Mode

          When I use Corel Painter or Photoshop or Adobe Illustrator I would like to record the screen in a time lapse mode. You know taking a picture every 1/2 second or 1 second (or predetermined amount of time). This would be similar to using an iPod or Camera in this mode while a person draws their images. The space taken up by many still pictures should also be minimal. This could also be used by those with mobile Web Cams when they do stop motion animation. It would open up another market for ScreenCast-o-Matic!

          10 votes
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          • Display keystrokes like CTRL + Z

            I would be happy if the recorder could record keystrokes as well and display it on the screen (bottom right probably). For example CTRL + C and CTRL + V. For tutorial videos this would be quite useful.

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            • live chat

              add chat help asap

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              • support for windows scaling (UHD displays)

                support for UHD screens
                (3820 x 2160 pixel on 17 inch screen), add support for windows scaling of apps.

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                • Stereo audio recording is a must?

                  Audio recording is in mono, can we have it in stereo?

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                  • support 4K monitors so the menu isn't so teeny tiny!

                    For those with 4K displays, the software navigation is very difficult because it is displayed so small on the screen! It's just really hard to use. I know 4K is becoming more common and this huge drawback is the main thing keeping me from recommending this software to all my colleagues.

                    11 votes
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                    • Mouse Pointer clicks not highlighted

                      Can we have this functionality checked and made to work again please?
                      No matter how I set the "left click" options for the mouse only the yellow circle is shown and no clicks.

                      Very frustrating!

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                      • Multiple Webcams and swicth

                        Multiple webcam.
                        It will be great connect two or more webcams to swicht betwen then.
                        I use screencastomatic to teach and sometimes, i need a webcam for co-teacher.

                        I try to use other apps for swicht webcam.. but is not to good

                        2 votes
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                        • Rotating Images

                          It would be awesome to be able to rotate images that I've inserted so that they are positioned at an angle.

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                          • done

                            you guys should add, the ability to record live video!

                            4 votes
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                            • Marking Video during recording

                              One feature I use a lot on another platform to screencast is the ability to MARK a moment of the video while recording. I use this all the time to make it easy to go back and hit certain momments for editing. I'd like SOM to be able to do the same. I'd envision it as small, colored lines sit in back of the audio waveform when you are in the editing mode. You could easily move to the next mark and find the moment that needed attention (a sneeze to remove, for example).

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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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                                • Closed Captions

                                  Adding closed captions to a video.

                                  3 votes
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                                  • 2 votes
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                                    • iPad Pro compatability

                                      Make this compatible with iPad pro

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                                      • Bring Back Full Screen Gaming Recording

                                        I want to be able to record game in Full Screen. Back in one of the previous updates I was able to with Totally Accurate Battle Simulator, then I tried with Five Nights at CAndy's a couple months later and the recorder disappeared. Now I recently tried with Microsoft 3D Pinball and Polar Golfer and the recorder only stayed on the home page and didn't record the game. So idk if it was just the previous updates that changed it or what, but I would really apperciate it if the feature would come back. Thanks :)

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                                        • record while i am away at a set time till a set time

                                          i can't join a webnar, but i will record it thru screen cast o matic. Can i set the time to start to record?

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