Top 5 Free Screen Recording Softwares For Windows

Screen Recording software’s are must have tools if you are planning to record an How-To video guide or want to record some live webinars.These software’s allow you to share the recordings with your friends online or you can even save the recordings on your computer.

We had compiled a list of 5 free screen recording programs that will help you record every onscreen action you make on your Windows desktop /laptop easily.

Top 5 Free Screen Recording Softwares For Windows

1.Ezvid :

Ezvid is easy to use screen recorder and screen capture program for Windows. With Ezvid you can edit these videos recorded, make speed changes, re-arrange, add text, image slides, and much more.Some of the cool features offered by Ezvid is Voice recording, facecam, voice synthesis, screen drawing, speed control,watermarking your videos etc.

However there is no option which allows you to save the recordings directly to your system but  you can upload the videos recorded to YouTube directly from the program itself.

2.camstudio :

With CamStudio you can record all screen and audio activity on your computer and create industry-standard AVI video files and using its built-in SWF Producer can turn those AVIs into lean, mean, bandwidth-friendly Streaming Flash videos (SWFs).

With Camstudio it’s possible to enable or disable your mouse cursor actions while recording, to choose audio to be recorded from programs or microphone or completely disable audio recording and the option I like most with camstudio is it provides you an option to enable custom screen annotations.

3.Jing :

Jing is the perfect way to enhance your fast-paced online conversations. Create images and videos of what you see on your computer screen, then share them instantly!. However this software only suites for those people who want to record a video less than or equal to 5 Min.s

With Jing you can send your screenshots and videos recorded all over the web. As soon as you’re done with your screen capture or screen recording, it’s ready to upload to Screencast.com and share through IM, email, social media and more.

4. Screenr :

Screenr is easy way to record(for 5mins) videos with audio without installing any software’s on your machine, only prerequisite is you need to have java installed.

5. Webinaria :

Another Open source screen recording software using which you can create Flash (AVI to FLV) recordings of your desktop, record audio & save/edit your recordings to add voice or text.

Hope these screen recording software’s can help you prepare wonderful screencasts for creating some videos to share with your users.

Did we miss out any Good screen recording softwares from the above list? Feel free to add them through the comments section.