1. Launch the app – If you have already installed the software, launch the software by clicking on the application on your computer.

    If you have not installed the software, see 
    How to Install Capture.
  2. Set up – Make sure your microphone is working and select the screen and/or camera you want to record.
    By default, the application will record your computer screen and the webcam. 
    To see other recording options (like recording two screens or two cameras), see Advanced options
  3. Record – Click the red button to start recording.
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    • You will see a 3-second countdown and then your recording will start.
    • If you decide to cancel your recording during the 3-second countdown, click Cancel.
    • When the recording begins, the duration of your recording is displayed in the Recording Menu (this will not be recorded on the video).
  4. Annotate – To add annotations on the screen during the recording, click on the pencil icon.Choose what tool you would like to use and its colour.
    •  Pencil: draw and handwrite
    •  Arrow: add an arrow
    •  Text: add a text box
    •  Cursor: highlight mouse clicks during the recording
    •  Select: highlight a selected area on your screen during the recording
  5. Stop Recording – When you finish recording, click the white Stop button to stop recording.