How To Record Desktop In Ubuntu

Sometimes we wish to record the desktop in Linux ( Ubuntu, Mint, Debain based distro).  We Record to Make Tutorials and Guides, Sometimes we record for troubleshooting. A tool called RecordMyDesktop Will help us do this.

Steps To install Record My Desktop in Ubuntu.

  1. Open Software Center.
  2. Search – RecordMyDesktop .
  3. Click Install. Enter Password when asked.


Installing Via Terminal

sudo apt-get install gtk-recordmydesktop

To Open and Use

In Applications Menu -> Sounds & Video -> RecordMyDesktop

Via Terminal

sudo gtk-recordmydesktop

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