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Guide on how to record what's on your screen for WPS users

If you want to record what's on your screen and have a video automatically added to your Google Drive, you can now. The app you need is already deployed to all users at Wheatley Park - so staff and students can now easily record their own video guides.

You need to use the Snagit App with you can find in your Chrome Apps - make sure you are signed in to Chrome. If you are on an PC and want a microphone, ITSupport can lend you one. Chromebooks have a mic built in.

Brief Guide below:

Just a little note - you do need to enable the screen capture flag in Chrome to use this. I already had this enabled as I also use Screencastify. Snagit will prompt you to enable this - you will need to restart your browser or Chromebook. Now I've noticed enabling this flag causes a notably lag from login to your desktop on Chromebooks. Not so bad on my Pixel but slow on an HP11 I've tested.  So something to watch....

In terms of quality, it works great on a PC and my Pixel, but on the HP11 the audio was echoed a lot. So I think its something for the newer Chromebooks and PCs really - at least at the moment.

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