Vokoscreen is a open source screen recording application built with QT4 libraries. It makes use of ffmpeg and mkvtoolnix for recording video with minimal GUI. You can record your desktop by either zooming in or zooming out from your screen in a very efficient manner. With the help of Vokoscreen, you shall record educational videos, live recordings of browser, installation, videoconferences, etc. It is really simple to record your desktop activities with Vokoscreen and its installation is as simple as its usage. At the end of this tutorial, you will get accustomed to the method to install Vokoscreen on Ubuntu 17.04.
Before you begin with the installation process, it is very essential to update your system and for that, you need to make use of the following command.
root@linuxhelp:~# apt-get update Hit:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu zesty-security InRelease Hit:2 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu zesty InRelease Hit:3 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu zesty-updates InRelease Hit:4 http://in.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu zesty-backports InRelease Reading package lists... Done
Once the system is updated, you shall proceed to the installation process.
root@linuxhelp:~# apt-get install vokoscreen Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree Reading state information... Done The following additional packages will be installed: ffmpeg libavdevice57 libavfilter6 libavresample3 libdc1394-utils libebur128-1 libpostproc54 libqt5x11extras5 librubberband2v5 libsdl2-2.0-0 Suggested packages: ffmpeg-doc vlc | dragonplayer | kplayer The following NEW packages will be installed: ffmpeg libavdevice57 libavfilter6 libavresample3 libdc1394-utils libebur128-1 libpostproc54 libqt5x11extras5 librubberband2v5 libsdl2-2.0-0 vokoscreen . . . Setting up libavfilter6:amd64 (7:3.2.4-1build2) ... Setting up libavdevice57:amd64 (7:3.2.4-1build2) ... Setting up ffmpeg (7:3.2.4-1build2) ... Setting up vokoscreen (2.5.0-1) ... Processing triggers for libc-bin (2.24-9ubuntu2) ...
Your Vokoscreen application has been installed. Now, you can launch it from your Ubuntu dashboard. Go to its search field and type its name, and when the application icon appears, you need to click on it to launch it.
Your application is now open. You can manage the options and can choose the mode you want to record.
With this, the installation of Vokoscreen comes to an end.
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