If you have not installed
the Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder tool, click HERE for instructions.
There are two ways to launch the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder tool.
Blackboard, by going to the My Media area and clicking on the Add New
button and then click on Launch CaptureSpace.
your desktop or Start Menu (PC) or in the Applications folder (Mac), click on the
Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder icon to launch the application.
Kaltura CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder Tool Menu Tabs
The menu tabs for the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder tool
focus on recording options, easy access to the My Media library items, and
selections for the camera, audio and location of recordings.
The Record Tab
The record tab allows you to choose from five different recording options
available with the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder tool.
1. Presentations and Lectures—Ability to
record up to three different web camera inputs (on the Mac you can only
choose one), while recording whatever is on your screen, and your voice.
2. Screen—Allows the recording of whatever
is on the screen or a selected portion of the screen along with your voice.
3. Screen & Webcam—Allows the recording
of whatever is on the screen or a selected portion of the screen along with
your webcam video and your voice.
4. Webcam—Records the audio and video from
Voice—Record only your voice
The Library Tab
The library tab allows you
access to a listing of your previous recordings. You can launch the edit
window to clip or trim audio and video from this tab. Easily see if video or
audio has been uploaded into the My Media area in Blackboard.
The Settings Tab
tab provides a convenient way to manage the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder.
Identify the folder
location where your video files are stored before they are uploaded to the My
Media area in Blackboard (we recommend the default folder).
Select any webcam
(and the recording quality) connected to your computer from the drop down
microphone connected to your computer from the drop down list and monitor the
The Help Tab
The help tab
provides information version of CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder software that
you are running. It has information
in the collect logs to aid in troubleshooting any technical issues you may have
with the software.
*NOTE: Captioning, transcription, and interpretation services are
available through the AESS
Communication Access Team.
If you have any questions or require assistance,
please contact the
Desk at (513)556-4357 or via email at HelpDesk@uc.edu.