How to Start and Stop Recording in ActivePresenter 8

ActivePresenter 8 gives you simple and easy ways to start and stop recording that will be pointed out in this tutorial.

Start Recording

You now work with a very intuitive user interface in ActivePresenter 8. From the Start Page, you can choose between Record Video or Record Software Simulation to start recording in minutes.  

The former is for recording a video demonstration as a video project. The latter is for creating a software simulation as a slide-based one.  

Assume that you plan to create a video demo. Then, do the steps below:

Step 1: Go to the Start Page > Record Video. Then, the blue rectangle and the Record Video Project dialog appear.

Step 2: Specify the recording area and other settings. For more details, see How to Record Video Demonstrations and How to Record Software Simulations.

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