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Software Applications

This is a guide summarising current convenient and recommended software applications for use by library staff.

Screen Capture

 

Product name Adobe Captivate
Producer Adobe
Cost $500 (purchasable via IT)
Function Screen capture, editing and e learning
Web site http://www.adobe.com/au/products/captivate.html
Features
  • e-learning capabilities
  • Create storyboards
  • Many different types of interactions
  • A range of Project templates

 

 

Product name

Screencast-o-matic

Producer Screencast-O-Matic
Cost $15  (Free version had time limit and watermark.
Function Captures screen usage and records video
Web site https://screencast-o-matic.com/home
Features
  • Screencasts
  • Includes audio
  • Save to a range of file types
  • Very easy to use.
Product name Jing
Producer Techsmith
Cost Free
Function Screencast
Web site https://www.techsmith.com/jing.html
Features
  • Screencast
  • Allows saving to a variety of file types
  • Very easy to use
  • Fairly basic functionality