Most organizations today need to create detailed product manuals and help files. Also presentations and tutorial videos often need to take screen grabs to illustrate different aspects. In order to create effectual tutorials one needs to have a specialized application that can help you include text markups, record action sets including movement of mouse cursors. The Docu Generator 2.7.0 is one such capable tool that can help you create professional “How to” guides in quick time and even create Html help pages too.
On launch the Docu Generator 2.7.0 with a compact yet elegant interface. To start with you need to choose the Record Scenario option and application would start taking screen grabs. Alternately you can configure hot keys to take screenshots and perform other functions. The application is loaded with interesting features such as annotations which help you place relevant text next to screenshots. You can either add the annotations when you are taking the screenshots or when the entire recording is completed. The application is also able to capture details such as pathname and internet addresses on the fly and place them next to the related screenshot. Further it allows you choose a specific screen region or even highlight the mouse cursor with ease. If you are looking to capture the whole screen, the Docu Generator can achieve the same with ease. When it comes to the output format, it gives you the option to save the document in Html along with MHT and Word format. The application does not need to be installed and can be run directly from a pen drive.
In light of our experience with the Docu Generator 2.7.0 application, we safely mark it with a score of four rating points on account of its extensive feature set and sheer ease of use. The application is likely to find a dedicated audience amongst software testers and technical writers.