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  • Latest Version

    ScreenPal - Screen Recorder & Video Editor LATEST

  • Review by

    Sophia Jones

  • Operating System

    Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10 / Windows 11

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  • Author / Product

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ScreenPal (formerly known as Screencast-O-Matic) is a powerful screen recording tool that enables both beginners and professionals to effortlessly record their screen, webcam feed, and microphone audio sessions, and create high-quality professional-looking videos that can be easily shared online or used in school or work projects of all types.

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Videos created by this powerful ScreenPal for PC tool can be shared on various platforms, including YouTube, Kaltura in Canvas MediaSpace, and other video publishing sites.

In addition to the fully featured Windows client, this popular app is also available for macOS computers and can also be accessed online. Its powerful feature set is supercharged with the presence of several useful AI tools that can easily transform user content into other forms of multimedia, including speech-to-text conversion, reliable OCR, background remover, and more.

Key Features
  • Effortless screen recording – Easily record the entire screen, a specific window, or a portion of your screen.
  • Manage webcams – Capture webcam feeds for picture-in-picture effect.
  • Microphone recording – Record your voice or other audio sources.
  • Comprehensive video editing – Edit videos with a wide variety of easy-to-use tools, including video resizer and various filters.
  • Capture screenshots – Easily record snapshots of desktop or app surfaces.
  • Video hosting – Upload and host videos directly on ScreenPal's platform.
  • Secure video sharing – Share videos with secure links.
  • Advanced subtitle options – Take full control over subtitles and even generate them automatically via an AI transcription tool.
  • Versatile video converter and compression – Convert videos to various formats and manage their final output size with a few clicks.
  • Mobile screen recording – Record videos not only from computer screens via the official mobile app!
  • Premium interactive storyboards – Create videos with the help of comprehensive interactive storyboards for projects of all types and sizes.
Installation and Setup

To install this video capture and editing app on any modern Windows PC, users simply need to download the software from the official website or secure FileHorse servers and follow the installation instructions.

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Both the local app and web-based version of this service ask users to create free accounts on the official website.

How to Use

During the first startup of the app, users can set up their recording process by selecting the default microphone or webcam hardware. The app records videos in several distinct modes, including full desktop screen area, selected areas, webcam feed, or any combination of them by simply dragging and resizing the active recording areas.

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Any active recording can be paused or finished by clicking on the “Done” button, after which the app will automatically load video editing and publishing tools.

User Interface

ScreenPal's user interface is designed to be fast, stylish, and easy to use, allowing even first-time users to easily master all of its offerings. The main dashboard comes in the form of a small floating window that promotes the use of three main recording modes - Screen, Camera, or Both. All of them showcase easy video management controls including max recording time, video size, narration slider (microphone audio level), and Computer Audio slider (Windows audio level).

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Recorded videos can be easily edited inside a more comprehensive dashboard interface that hosts a wide variety of main tools on the left side of the app (Cup, Copy, Hide, Insert, Narrate, Overlay, Replace, Sound, Speed, Transition, and Volume), detailed preferences on the left, video layer controls on the bottom and the central canvas that shows the live preview of the currently edited video.

All in all, the video editor dashboard provides all the necessary tools for editing recordings before they are ready for final rendering, saving to local storage, or sharing online.


What is ScreenPal?
ScreenPal is a powerful screen recording and video editing tool that allows users to record their screen, webcam, and microphone.

Is ScreenPal safe?
Yes. This is a reliable app that provides a secure video hosting service.


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  • Free Plan: Highly useful for home users who want to easily record screenshots and videos with access to a full editor and sharing tools.
  • Solo Deluxe Plan: $3 per month for access to basic premium features such as automated captions, interactive video storyboards, and more.
  • Solo Premier Plan: $3 per month for access to secure cloud backup service, custom branding options, standard stock media library, and more.
  • Solo Max Plan: $10 per month for the ultimate single-user premium tier that unlocks access to advanced analytics, a video heatmap tool, the option to create video quizzes and polls, a premium stock media library (including music), and more.
  • Team Business: $8 per user per month for a comprehensive team-oriented service which includes all collaboration, team management, and advanced integration services.
  • Education Plans: Avaiable in four distinct subscription tiers ranging from $2 to $6 per month.
System Requirements

This lightweight app is compatible with Windows, macOS, Chromebook, iOS, and Android operating systems. On the Windows platform, it requires at least a 2.6GHz processor and 4 GB of RAM.

The Web version is natively compatible with all major browser apps (Chrome, Edge, Safari, and Firefox), and the official plugin is available for Chrome and Edge browsers.

  • Comprehensive video recording options.
  • Stylish user-friendly interface.
  • Versatile video editing tools.
  • Secure video hosting and sharing.
  • Excellent cross-platform support, including a web app.
  • Good offering of features in the Free tier of use.
  • Limited features in the free/demo version.

ScreenPal is a versatile screen recording tool that enables anyone to easily record their computer screens and webcam feeds. It is bundled with a versatile video editor and a wide array of additional features accessible via numerous premium subscription offerings. In its current form, it represents one of the best video recording tools for educators, content creators, and businesses looking to create engaging and informative videos.

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