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By Jess Stratton | Monday, July 22, 2013

Record screencasts with QuickTIme: Monday Productivity Pointers

This week on Monday Productivity Pointers, I’ll cover a popular request: how to record a video of what’s happening on your computer screen with narration, commonly referred to as a screencast.

There are many uses for a screencast. Maybe you’d like to record your own tutorial videos, or you’ve discovered a handy new trick on your computer and would like to share it with your friends online via social media. In today’s Monday Productivity Pointers video, I’ll show you how to use the freely available QuickTime Player to create a simple screencast recording with voice-over narration. To follow along, all you’ll need is a Mac and a either a headset or a standard microphone.

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