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Released April 6th 2005,

CamStudio is a simple program for screen recording, it works with codec.

Application Details:

Version: 2.0
License: Free to use
Votes: 0
Latest Rating: Bronze
Latest Wine Version Tested: 1.2

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CamStudio Recorder

What does not

Movie Player, Movie Player 2.1, SWF Producer


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Additional Comments

Here is the deal, there are so many points to consider before using this app. First of all you have to download manually or use winetricks to get mfc42.dll to at least open the program. You will be able to see under OPTIONS -> VIDEO OPTIONS that no one compressors has been detected so second you have also to install allcodecs from winetricks to solve that problem. Now you are almost there. Third you might need to disable hardware acceleration for your video and the only way I found was by creating a xorg.conf and setting OPTION NOACCE TRUE. Now the last two things you gonna have to do is to set the audio on OPTION -> RECORD AUDIO FROM MICROFONE or SPEAKER and when you set up your canvas for recording you gona have to set both width and heigt so they are divisible by 2 (I am not a pro on audio stuff but I found that tip and it really does work). Well its is running. Now, to get the best of the StudioCam Recording, consider downloading and installing the StudioCam Codec. With the traditionals codecs I got an average of 4fps when in fullscreen mode. With the lossless StudioCam Codec I get 18+ fps. (So.. a really good deal!) I did not rated as silver because I still need to solve the other issues but regarding the recorder.. i consider it GOLD!

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Operating systemTest dateWine versionInstalls?Runs?Used
CurrentUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Sep 18 20101.2Yes Yes BronzeGuilherme Longo 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jul 15 20101.2-rc7Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 10.04 "Lucid" amd64 (+ variants like Kubuntu)May 02 20101.1.42Yes No Garbagean anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 09 20091.1.23Yes Yes Goldan anonymous user 
ShowUbuntu 9.04 "Jaunty" i386 (+ variants like Kubuntu)Jun 06 20091.1.22Yes Yes Bronzean anonymous user 

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