Screencasting with Jing                               BEN ANDERSON                          WWW.TECH4CLASSROOMS.COMCopyrig...
Outline What is Jing What does Jing Cost? What is a Screencapture? What is a Screencast? Jing and Screencasting Inst...
What is Jing? Jing captures anything you see on your computer  screen, as an image or short video, and lets you share  it...
What Does Jing Cost Jing is Free When you install Jing you must create a  Screencast.com account associated with a valid...
What is a Screencapture? A screen capture is a snapshot of your computer   screen or a portion of your screen much like a...
What is a Screencast? A screencast is a video recording of your computer  screen or a portion of it while you are perform...
Jing and Screencasting With Jing you can record both screencaptures and  screenrecordings. Screenrecordings can be publi...
Installing Jing Download from www.techsmith.com/jing.html Install on your computer Setup a Screencast.com account Star...
Setting Jing Preferences Default account at Screencast.com Capture hotkey Connection Settings Choose Audio Input Shar...
Take a Screen Capture with Jing Step 1 – Mouse over the Jing sun and click capture Step 2 – Click and Drag cursor around...
Annotate Screen Capture Step 4 – Annotate your screen capture with the   comment and drawing tools.      Highlight certa...
Share a Screen Capture Step 5 – Upload your screen capture to   Screencast.com. Save it to hard drive or copy and   paste...
Create a Screencast – Before You Begin Before you begin screen recording, make sure you   have the following.   Quiet pla...
Create a Screencast with Jing Step 1 – Mouse over the Jing sun and click Capture. Step 2 – Click and Drag your cursor ar...
Create a Screencast with Jing Step 4 – Wait for the count down before you begin  speaking and recording your video. Step...
Sharing Your ScreencastOnce saved as a video file, your screencast can beshared on a variety of websites. Screencast.com...
Educational Uses of Jing Record lectures Record announcements Record audio and video feedback for students Introduce a...
Free Screencasting Resources     Visit www.tech4classrooms.com to find more free       resources for Screencasting and lot...
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Screencasting with Jing

  1. 1. Screencasting with Jing BEN ANDERSON WWW.TECH4CLASSROOMS.COMCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  2. 2. Outline What is Jing What does Jing Cost? What is a Screencapture? What is a Screencast? Jing and Screencasting Installing Jing Setting Jing Preferences Screencaptures with Jing Screencasting with Jing Sharing and Educational Uses of JingCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  3. 3. What is Jing? Jing captures anything you see on your computer screen, as an image or short video, and lets you share it instantly. It is a free piece of software from Techsmith.com that must be installed on your computer. They also make a more robust product for screenrecording called Camtasia and Camtasia StudioCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  4. 4. What Does Jing Cost Jing is Free When you install Jing you must create a Screencast.com account associated with a valid email address. Screencast.com is TechSmiths media hosting solution that Jings uses to host your content. You get 2 GB of storage and 2 GB of bandwidth per month for Free. You can also save Jing files to your own computer via and FTP server.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  5. 5. What is a Screencapture? A screen capture is a snapshot of your computer screen or a portion of your screen much like a still photograph.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  6. 6. What is a Screencast? A screencast is a video recording of your computer screen or a portion of it while you are performing some task on it. If you want to narrate what you are doing on the screen you can record audio at the same time you’re recording the action on your screen. When published to the Web, this is known as a screencast.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  7. 7. Jing and Screencasting With Jing you can record both screencaptures and screenrecordings. Screenrecordings can be published as screencasts.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  8. 8. Installing Jing Download from www.techsmith.com/jing.html Install on your computer Setup a Screencast.com account Start Using JingCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  9. 9. Setting Jing Preferences Default account at Screencast.com Capture hotkey Connection Settings Choose Audio Input Share OptionsCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  10. 10. Take a Screen Capture with Jing Step 1 – Mouse over the Jing sun and click capture Step 2 – Click and Drag cursor around what you want to capture Step 3 – Click on Capture ImageJing CaptureWindowIn the Capture windowyou can give thecaptured image a name,highlight areas withcolor, add call-outs,arrows, and text.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  11. 11. Annotate Screen Capture Step 4 – Annotate your screen capture with the comment and drawing tools.  Highlight certain features or areas of the image  Add colored arrows  Add text boxes or callouts  Draw highlightsCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  12. 12. Share a Screen Capture Step 5 – Upload your screen capture to Screencast.com. Save it to hard drive or copy and paste it into an application.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  13. 13. Create a Screencast – Before You Begin Before you begin screen recording, make sure you have the following. Quiet place to record A good quality microphone A webcam if you have the pro version of JingCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  14. 14. Create a Screencast with Jing Step 1 – Mouse over the Jing sun and click Capture. Step 2 – Click and Drag your cursor around the part of your screen you want to capture. Step 3 – Click Capture VideoCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  15. 15. Create a Screencast with Jing Step 4 – Wait for the count down before you begin speaking and recording your video. Step 5 – Click Stop when you are finished recording.A video of how to doa screen recordingwith Jing. Playactual video on nextslide.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  16. 16. Publish and Share Your Screencast Step 6 - Preview your recording Step 7 - Give it a name Step 8 - Upload it to your Screencast.com account or save it to your local hard drive.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  17. 17. Sharing Your ScreencastOnce saved as a video file, your screencast can beshared on a variety of websites. Screencast.com YouTube TeacherTube Facebook Blip.TV Any website or blogScreencasts can also be shared on mobile devices.Copyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  18. 18. Educational Uses of Jing Record lectures Record announcements Record audio and video feedback for students Introduce assignments each week OtherCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com
  19. 19. Free Screencasting Resources Visit www.tech4classrooms.com to find more free resources for Screencasting and lots of other technology programs. Free Technology Resources for Schools www.tech4classrooms.comCopyright www.tech4classrooms.com

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