Screencast-O-Matic is a tool you can use to record anything on your computer screen with voiceover and then share the video file with your students. It's also possible to record yourself. It’s a great tool for showing students how to do
something or explaining a concept. You access Screencast-o-Matic at Marian University by going to https://screencast-o-matic.com/marian. Log in using your Marian University credentials.
If you'd like to learn how to use Screencast-O-Matic, including the editing tools, this video is a recording of one of the workshops the CTL held showing how to effectively use the tool: Screencast-O-Matic Workshop (57 minutes)
Get started with using Screencast-O-Matic with these basic videos.
Editing a Screencast
If you'd like to take your screencast further and use the editing tools inside the Screencast-O-Matic video editor, there are a set of guides you may access for support in learning the video editing tools.
Sharing your Screencast
Screencast-O-Matic has several sharing options. If you have an account with YouTube, Vimeo, Google Drive, or Dropbox, there are options to connect directly with those accounts. You can also simply download the video recording as an .mp4
file. You may also upload to Screencast-O-Matic which allows you then to simply share a link to your video, much like how YouTube works.
Visit the link below for a list of common issues when using Screencast-O-Matic
- Common Issues - Answers to a list of common issues when trying to use Screencast-O-Matic
Screencast-O-Matic has a robust collection of video tutorials on how to use the product. In addition, they have a knowledgebase with answers to many questions. If you;re unable to find the answer to your question in the links below, please reach
out to Mona for help creating your screencast - email@example.com
- Training & Tutorials - Get started with the basics or expand your skills by learning more. This collection of video tutorials are exceptional!
- Support Knowledgebase - Can't find what you're looking for in the tutorials above? Try their knowledgebase for more
- firstname.lastname@example.org - You can also reach out to Screencast-O-Matic directly via email.