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Jing Screen Capture Presentation

  1. 1. JING SCREEN CAPTURE <ul><li>Anne Perorazio </li></ul><ul><li>Information Resources Specialist </li></ul><ul><li>UM Health Sciences Libraries </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>
  2. 2. JING <ul><li>Free software for PCs & </li></ul><ul><li>Macs to use for: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Image Capture </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Screencasting </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. IMAGE CAPTURE <ul><li>Definition: </li></ul><ul><li>Taking a snapshot or still image of an area or object on a computer screen. </li></ul>
  4. 4. SCREENCASTING <ul><li>Definition: </li></ul><ul><li>Creating a video or “screencast” of activity on a computer screen with or without audio. </li></ul>
  5. 5. SCREENCASTS PROS <ul><li>SHOW don’t tell </li></ul><ul><li>On demand 24/7 tutorials </li></ul><ul><li>Engaging illustrations </li></ul><ul><li>(YouTube) </li></ul>
  6. 6. SCREENCASTS USES <ul><li>Demonstrate computer problems to get help http://screencast.com/t/2HUzSPPT </li></ul>
  7. 7. SCREENCASTS USES <ul><li>Create video tutorials to answer a question or teach someone or remind yourself how to use a database, website, or software program http://www.screencast.com/t/SApGDz1k </li></ul>
  8. 8. SCREENCASTS USES <ul><li>Provide audio and visual directions to a location http://www.screencast.com/t/4H9JdTJm </li></ul>
  9. 9. Free Screencasting Software <ul><li>Screenjelly </li></ul><ul><li>Screenr </li></ul><ul><li>ScreenToaster </li></ul><ul><li>Jing </li></ul>
  10. 10. Screenjelly Pros <ul><li>Easy to use </li></ul><ul><li>Web-based, </li></ul><ul><li>no installation </li></ul><ul><li>Quickly post </li></ul><ul><li>video links to </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter or </li></ul><ul><li>Facebook </li></ul>
  11. 11. Screenjelly Cons <ul><li>Fullscreen </li></ul><ul><li>recording only </li></ul><ul><li>No recording </li></ul><ul><li>shortcuts/hotkeys </li></ul><ul><li>No editing </li></ul><ul><li>Recording button </li></ul><ul><li>only on Screenjelly </li></ul><ul><li>homepage </li></ul><ul><li>3 minute limit </li></ul>
  12. 12. Screenr Pros <ul><li>Web-based </li></ul><ul><li>recorder </li></ul><ul><li>Select recording </li></ul><ul><li>area option </li></ul><ul><li>Plays on iPhones </li></ul><ul><li>Upload to YouTube </li></ul>
  13. 13. Screenr Cons <ul><li>Must have </li></ul><ul><li>Twitter account </li></ul><ul><li>All screencasts </li></ul><ul><li>are public </li></ul><ul><li>No editing </li></ul><ul><li>16:9 ratio </li></ul><ul><li>player - will get black </li></ul><ul><li>bars when video is played if not recorded in 16:9 </li></ul><ul><li>5 minute limit </li></ul>
  14. 14. ScreenToaster Pros <ul><li>Online screen </li></ul><ul><li>recorder </li></ul><ul><li>No duration </li></ul><ul><li>limit </li></ul><ul><li>Embed webcam </li></ul><ul><li>Add subtitles </li></ul><ul><li>Select screen area option for recording </li></ul>
  15. 15. ScreenToaster Cons <ul><li>No editing </li></ul><ul><li>YouTube </li></ul><ul><li>exporting </li></ul><ul><li>does not </li></ul><ul><li>support audio, </li></ul><ul><li>subtitles or webcam </li></ul><ul><li>20 mb upload </li></ul><ul><li>limit </li></ul>
  16. 16. Jing Pros <ul><li>Image & video </li></ul><ul><li>capture </li></ul><ul><li>Image editing </li></ul><ul><li>tools </li></ul><ul><li>Save captures on </li></ul><ul><li>hard drive </li></ul><ul><li>2 GB of storage </li></ul><ul><li>space and 2 GB monthly bandwidth </li></ul><ul><li>Does not compress captures </li></ul>
  17. 17. Jing Cons <ul><li>Must download & </li></ul><ul><li>install program </li></ul><ul><li>to use </li></ul><ul><li>Costs $ to record </li></ul><ul><li>in YouTube format </li></ul><ul><li>No video </li></ul><ul><li>editing tools </li></ul><ul><li>No subtitles </li></ul><ul><li>5 minute limit </li></ul>
  18. 18. How to get Jing <ul><li>Download from jingproject.com homepage </li></ul><ul><li>and install </li></ul>
  19. 19. Jing/Screencast.com Account <ul><li>Must setup Screencast.com account to use </li></ul><ul><li>Jing </li></ul>
  20. 20. Screencast.com <ul><li>2 GB storage and monthly bandwidth </li></ul><ul><li>Upload content other than Jing captures </li></ul>
  21. 21. Jing’s History <ul><li>Access Jing image & video captures in Jing’s History to view, share, edit (image only) or delete </li></ul>
  22. 22. Save Jing Captures to disk <ul><li>Jing image and video captures can be saved to a hard drive or flash </li></ul><ul><li>drive for easy access </li></ul>
  23. 23. Jing Image Editor (screenshots) <ul><li>Image editor has </li></ul><ul><li>tools to help </li></ul><ul><li>SHOW </li></ul><ul><li>something instead </li></ul><ul><li>of telling when </li></ul><ul><li>a video is not </li></ul><ul><li>required </li></ul><ul><li>(i.e. how you want a </li></ul><ul><li>webpage changed) </li></ul>
  24. 24. Jing Image Editor (screenshots) <ul><li>Arrows, </li></ul><ul><li>text boxes, </li></ul><ul><li>frames and </li></ul><ul><li>highlights, available </li></ul><ul><li>in different colors, </li></ul><ul><li>can be added to </li></ul><ul><li>images </li></ul><ul><li>(not videos) </li></ul><ul><li>Png file format </li></ul>
  25. 25. <ul><li>To see a video of this information using a Jing recording of a PowerPoint presentation with animations but no sound go to: </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.screencast.com/t/MtAwWHHLN </li></ul>Find the Jing Sun on the desktop . Jing Screencasting Instructions – (Free version = swf format) 5 minute limit
  26. 26. Hover cursor over the Jing sun. Three option rays will appear.
  27. 27. Click far left Capture icon that looks like a plus sign to start a Video capture. (or use a capture hotkey)
  28. 28. Click on screen and drag yellow Cross Hairs to select capture area or click browser window to highlight and select it .
  29. 29. Hold Control key while dragging for 4:3 (Full-screen, i.e. 320x240, 640x480, 800x600) aspect ratio.
  30. 30. Hold Shift key while dragging for 16:9 (Widescreen, i.e. 640x360, 800x450, 960x540) aspect ratio.
  31. 31. Click Video Capture button to save selected area and to start recording.
  32. 32. Video captures will start with a 3 second countdown before recording begins. Make sure microphone is on if you want microphone audio.
  33. 33. Click pause button often to avoid gaps and errors. (PC preferences: Video hotkeys box: Pause = F8 ) This will save you time instead of redoing the entire video from the beginning.
  34. 34. Click stop button when finished with Video capture. (PC preferences: Video hotkeys box: Stop = F7 )
  35. 35. Play video in Jing - Preview window.
  36. 36. Click Screencast.com button for a quick storage and shareable location.
  37. 37. Wait while video is uploading to Screencast.com.
  38. 38. Paste Screencast.com link to video capture in an email to share.
  39. 39. Screencasting Tips 2) Prepare a script 4) PRACTICE 5) Pause Often 3) Keep it short & simple 1) Capture small recording area
  40. 40. Check out the following websites for more information on how to use Jing!
  41. 41. Jing Information Links <ul><li>Jing Site </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.jingproject.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Jing Blog </li></ul><ul><li>http://blog.jingproject.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Making a screencast in the next 30 minutes using Jing </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlPR1B1nDxk&feature=player_embedded </li></ul><ul><li>Jing Help Center </li></ul><ul><li>http://help.jingproject.com/ </li></ul>
  42. 42. Jing Information Links <ul><li>TechSmith Site </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.techsmith.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>The Visual Lounge </li></ul><ul><li>http://visuallounge.techsmith.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Education Community </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.techsmith.com/community/education/default.asp </li></ul><ul><li>Education Community Blog – Higher Ed </li></ul><ul><li>http://blog.techsmith.com/mt-search.cgi?blog_id=14&tag=Higher%20Ed&limit=20 </li></ul>