ActivePresenter 8
All-in-One Screen Recorder, Video Editor & eLearning Authoring Software

The Most Powerful Free Screen Recorder & Screencast Video Editor


ActivePresenter is a free screen recorder and screencast video editor with all the necessary editing tools for recording screen & creating engaging screencast videos on Windows and macOS.

With ActivePresenter, making a professional screencast or a training video is as easy as 1 – 2 – 3: Record, Edit and Export!

  • No Watermark and No Time Limit
  • Record screen in crystal-clear quality
  • Built-in Advanced Audio/Video Editing Tools
  • Clean & Safe: No adwares, No annoying ads
  • Available for both Windows & macOS

1. Best Free Screen Recorder for Windows/macOS

  • Record everything on your computer screen with crystal-clear video quality.
  • Select any area on your screen and start recording.
  • Record screen and webcam simultaneously or separately.
  • Record system audio & audio from microphone simultaneously when recording screen.
  • Include automatic mouse-click effects and annotations generation.

2. Best Screencast Video Editor: Give Your Screencast Videos a Professional Look and Feel!

  • Offer all the necessary basic editing tools: Cut, Split, Join, Change Speed/Volume, Insert Freeze Frame.
  • Provide a wide range of advanced audio/video editing tools: Blur Effect, Green Screen Effect, Audio Fade, Audio Noise Reduction, Audio Normalization.
  • Support multi-track audio/video editing.
  • Add transitions and animation effects to your videos.
  • Annotate your videos with: Auto-Shapes, Images, Zoom-n-Pan, Closed Captions, Video Overlays, Gesture Effects.
  • Change cursor path and mouse-click effects easily.

    3. Export to Popular Video Formats (MP4, AVI, WMV, WebM, MKV)

    • Choose between various video formats to optimize the quality or output size.
    • Support lossless codecs in MKV format for further processing.
    • Export your screencasts to MP4 or WebM for uploading to YouTube.


    Personal & non-commercial only