Record Screen Using the ScreenFlow App

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You're watching VisiHow. In this video, we're going to demonstrate how to do a screencast using the ScreenFlow application for the Mac. ScreenFlow is available as a 14-day free trial; otherwise, the software is $99 in the USA as of the time of this video.

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Steps

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    Start by double-clicking ScreenFlow
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    Click "New Recording"
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    Click the "Record Desktop from" menu to choose the desktop to record
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    You can also choose to record the screen of an iOS device
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    Check "Record Video from"
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    This will record the camera video with the recording of the screen.
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    You can also click the "Record Audio from" menu
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    You can record audio from "Built-in Microphone" or one of your external microphones by clicking one of them in the drop-down menu.
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    You can check or uncheck "Recording Computer Audio"
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    This will add the computer sound effects as well as the voice from your microphone.
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    To start recording, simply click the red recording button
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    ScreenFlow will start recording the screen.
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    You can perform your actions to record
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    In this video, a quick note is added.
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    When you've finished, press "Shift" + "Command" + "2"
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    In this video, there are two timelines now: one that shows "FaceTime HD Camera" and the other shows "Screen Recording".
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This was how to do a simple recording in ScreenFlow. If you have any questions or comments, please leave them in the space below. Thank you for watching VisiHow!

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