How to Make a Screencast

A screencast is a video of something happening on a computer screen, usually accompanied by narraration. It can be an effective way to teach users how to carry out a task within a software program. You need two software programs to create a screencast: a screencast-creation program and a video-editing program. The video below shows you how to create a screencast using Smart Recorder and Windows Movie Maker.

Screencast Tutorial on Vimeo

Here are some links to other sites to learn more about screencasts: Smart Recorder Tutorial Screencasting Primer, VoxMedia: How to Create Screencasts A Movie on Your Monitor