How do I make a recording? (Windows)

Note: You must have the Personal Capture software installed on your computer to create a recording. See the installation instructions for Windows.

Launch the Personal Capture application.

Launch the Personal Capture application.

Select the video and audio inputs.

Use the drop-down menus on the left to select the correct microphone, display, and (optional) webcam.

You will see a preview of the inputs to the right of these menus, and a color bar above the video preview that indicates whether audio is working.

Give your recording a title.

Click in the gray space above the drop-down menus and fill in a title. 

Give your recording a title.

Click the Record button.

The application will minimize and will count down 5 seconds before it starts recording the screen.

Click the Record button.

Open your Powerpoint file. Deliver your presentation in full-screen mode.

To take a break, select the Echo icon from the taskbar or system tray and select Pause. To begin recording again, select Resume.

Open your Powerpoint file. Deliver your presentation in full-screen mode.

Stop the recording by typing Alt + F6.

You can also stop the recording by selecting the Echo icon from the taskbar or system tray and clicking Stop.

Stop the recording by typing Alt + F6.