Before you record, you will need to customize the setup options to suit your specific needs and the plan for your recording. Here are some settings that might be useful to you:

Controls for input devices

Personal Capture allows you to change the following media input devices: screen, camera, and microphone. Click on the arrow next to each icon to see more options.

You can record a combination of your screen, camera and audio using and each input device can be toggled on or off. Simply click on the device’s icon to switch between enabled/disabled.

Screen options

To view which screen is being recorded, click the settings arrow next to the screen icon. A preview of your recording’s view will be displayed. If you have multiple screens, you can select between them here. Recording your screen allows you to record the full screen or a select area.

Camera options

To view which camera is being recorded, click the settings arrow next to the camera icon. A preview of your webcam should be displayed. If you have multiple cameras connected to your computer, you can select them here.

Audio options

To view which microphone is recording, click the settings arrow next to the microphone icon. A preview of your microphone’s level should be displayed next to the icon. If you have multiple microphones connected to your computer, you can select them here.

Advanced Settings

Kaltura Capture allows you to change several other settings. To access these, click the Manage button. Then click the settings icon on the left-hand side of the window.

In the settings menu, you can select camera recording quality and screen recording quality. Click save when making any changes.

Note: On Windows only, you will also have the option to record system audio. If enabled, Kaltura Capture will record any audio played from your computer (iTunes, YouTube, audio from PowerPoint, etc).