ActivePresenter

ActivePresenter is a screen recording, video editing, and eLearning authoring tool with a range variety of powerful features, helping you to capture screen and edit captured videos in a matter of minutes.

Create professional screencasts that contain stunning annotations and effects, high-resolution graphics, videos, and voiceovers. You can capture any application on your computer, customize it easily by adding background music, closed caption, zoom-n-pan, etc., and finally export it to popular outputs (video, document) that can run on any device or platform. ActivePresenter allows you to generate the presentations in many different output forms such as image, videos (MP4, MKV, and AVI), HTML SlideShows, HTML5 simulations, and documents.

More importantly, ActivePresenter free version provides full access to all video editing features, and you can edit and export videos without time limit, watermarks, or ads.

ActivePresenter Free Edition features:

  • Advanced recording features: Full Motion Recording, Smart Capture
  • Video editing: Cut, Crop, Join, Change Volume, Speed Up, Slow Down, Blur
  • Multiple Audio/Video Layers
  • Rich annotations: Shapes, Image, Zoom-n-Pan, Closed Caption, Cursor Path, Audio/Video Overlays
  • Automatic Smart Annotation
  • Export to: MP4, FLV, AVI, WMV, WebM, MKV
  • No Watermark and No Time Limit
  • Clean & Safe: No adware, No Annoying Ads

ActivePresenter 8.4.0 enhancements:

  • Support inserting YouTube with short links.

  • H.264 codec is used for recording video by default.

  • Improve German translation.

Bugs Fixed:

  • Inconsistent frames displayed on Canvas when moving playhead backward/forward in Timeline in some cases.
  • Windows Azure text to speech doesn't work in some specified cases.
  • Can not select system variables in actions.
  • [macOS]: Canvas zoom function works incorrectly.
  • [Recording]: Can not stop audio recording on some specific machines.
  • [Recording]: Timing of recorded cursor paths are not correct.
  • [HTML5]: Prefix spaces are not accepted in Table of Contents.
  • [HTML5]: The program crashes when exporting some specific projects.
  • [Export PowerPoint]: Line shapes are not exported correctly.

Download: ActivePresenter 8.4.0 (64-bit) | 56.0 MB (Free, paid upgrade available)
Download: ActivePresenter 6.1.6 (32-bit) | 34.8 MB
Download: ActivePresenter 8.4.0 for macOS | 76.0 MB
Links: ActivePresenter Website | Demos | Tutorials