No doubt you have seen demos, walkthroughs and video guides of games, software, devices and others on video hosting channels like Youtube, Metacafe, DailyMotion and other such websites. These videos are created with the help of screen capturing utilities. Screen capturing utilities are the applications which are used to record all the activities on your computer desktop. Such utilities are often used to create video demonstrations and manuals of newly introduced software, devices and other things. If you are a developer and want to develop a fully featured screen capturing application, then you must certainly consider Bytescout Screen Capturing SDK as the potentially useful package.
Bytescout Screen Capturing SDK v.1.50.478 by ByteScout is a shareware software development kit for creating a comprehensive screen capturing utility. The application will be able to record all the screen activities in WMV and AVI video formats. The videos can be recorded in a high quality format recording all the clicks, mouse movements and audio. The recording area is completely customizable where you can easily specify the region of screen which you want to record. You can either capture the activities on entire screen, selected region or window, or a specific region around the mouse wherever the mouse moves. The SDK package includes detailed samples for various development platforms like VB, VB.NET, VC# etc. The screen capturing functionality can be easily added to the application you are developing by coding a few lines using ActiveX/COM object. If you specifically want to show the mouse and cursor movements in your video, then it can simply do so by animating or highlighting same in the output video.
Bytescout Screen Capturing SDK v.1.50.478 is a comprehensive package for integrating fully functional screen capturing functionalities in your applications leading it to an overall score of three points out of five.