Share to Screencast.com

Screencast.com is an image and video hosting service from TechSmith. Screencast.com provides a URL for easy sharing to your audience and an embed code for embedding the capture on a website or blog.

Paste URL into email or IM

Use the Screencast.com output to:

  • Collaborate quickly on projects without slowing down to save and open attachments.
  • Avoid concerns over viruses, file sizes, or incompatibilities.
  • Use visuals in places that don't accept attachments (e.g. blog comments, forum posts, Twitter).
  • Collect a library of visual examples; view them from any computer.
  • Gather comments on your capture, control who sees the capture, offer an RSS feed, and more with Screencast.com's additional features.

Share to Screencast.com

  1. Click the Screencast.com output button or select Share > Screencast.com
    Screencast.com Output button
  2. The Screencast.com Sign In dialog appears if you have not set your Screencast.com account settings in the Preferences.
    • If you have not previously shared to Screencast.com, select Create a new account.
    • If you have previously shared to Screencast.com, select Use my existing account and enter your Email and Password. Click Sign In.
  3. Snagit Uploads the capture onto Screencast.com. When the upload is complete, a message appears informing you that the capture link or embed code is on the clipboard, ready for pasting and sharing into an email, instant message, or another location. Press Command-V to paste your capture.

Customize the Screencast.com Account Settings

You can customize, save, and set up multiple Screencast.com accounts from the Output Preferences dialog.

  1. Select the More Outputs button and click the Output Preferences button.
    Output Preferences button
  2. Click the Screencast.com option. The Screencast.com output settings appear below.
  3. Click Sign In to set up an account username and password. Select Save Password in Keychain to remember this account. Click Sign In.
  4. From the Clipboard Contents dropdown, select one of the following options:
    • URL: Provides the Screencast.com URL after uploading to allow you to quickly paste the URL for sharing.
    • HTML Embed Code: Provides the embed code after uploading to embed the capture on a website or blog.
  5. Select the Folder to upload the capture into. Snagit is the default folder.
  6. To allow users to comment on the capture, enable the Allow commenting on Screencast.com option.
  7. Close the Preferences dialog.

Snagit remembers these account settings. To share a capture with these settings, click the Screencast.com output button above the Open Captures Tray.

Title Category Level Format
000 - Introduction to Snagit 2 Getting Started I Video
001 - All-in-One Capture Getting Started I Video/Written
002 - Working with the Capture Window Getting Started I Video/Written
003 - What's New in Snagit 2 Reference I Video
004 - Moving from Jing to Snagit Getting Started I Written
005 - Record a Video Getting Started I Video/Written
006 - Getting to Know the Editor Getting Started I Video
007 - Sharing with Snagit Share II Video
008 - Share to Screencast.com Share I Written
009 - Annotate with Drawing Tools Getting Started I Video
010 - Enhance Your Images with Effects Getting Started I Video
011 - Save Custom Styles Styles II Written
012 - Vector Objects and Selection Canvas I Written
013 - File Formats Overview Reference II Written
014 - Snagit Project File Format Reference I Written
015 - Capture a Scrolling Window Capture I Written
016 - Capture Multiple Areas Capture I Written
017 - Capture an Entire Web Page Capture I Written
018 - Capture a Menu Capture II Written
019 - Retina Display: Sharing Images Reference II Video/Written
020 - Editing Your Video Capture in Camtasia for Mac Edit II PDF
021 - The Many Ways People Use Snagit Example II Written
022 - Use Snagit for Research Example II Written
023 - Use Snagit for Feedback or Grading Example II Written
024 - Create Handout Graphics from a Video Capture Example II Written
025 - Maintain Privacy in Your Captures Tools II Written
026 - Watermark an Image Example II Written
027 - Create a Mockup Example III Written
028 - Create Images for the Web Example II Written
029 - Top Ways to Use Drag and Drop Tips & Tricks II Written
030 - Snagit Keyboard Shortcuts Guide Reference I PDF
031 - Bring Your Mobile Content into Snagit Mobile I Video
032 - Snagit Highlights Highlights I Video
033 - Google Drive: Access and collaborate around your content Share I Video
034 - Connecting Your Mobile Device Mobile I Video

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