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    • ability to change drives

      I would like to be able to use another drive when recording my videos so it doesn't bog down my computer.

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      • Ability to import mp4 and .mov files

        How much better it would be to have an option to import other standard video files than just .som files.
        Surely this would not be a difficult task and would add IMMENSE value to Pro users. I'd be happy to pay extra for this feature,..you could at least double the annual fee and I would gleefully pay it ;-)

        I love S-O-M... so simple to use and a great alternative to other options.

        589 votes
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        • Vimeo Integration

          I would love to see the option to upload a video straight to Vimeo in the same way that you can upload to YouTube.

          28 votes
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          • Keyboard commands

            I think that screencast-o-matic should have commands on the keyboard that can be used any time. For example:
            alt+P=pause recording
            alt+S=stop recording
            alt+C=cancel recording
            and so-forth

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            • Add a memory tracker/estimated time left for recording

              It would be good to know beforehand how much recording time I have left so I know whether to clear space before I begin.

              58 votes
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