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Screen-recording app [answered]

asked 2013-12-28 19:06:01 +0300

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updated 2014-01-19 19:29:43 +0300

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Wouldn't a screen recording app for Sailfish be useful to the community in order to demonstrate UI bugs etc? Is such an app complicated to make?

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answered 2020-05-06 15:44:38 +0300

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Screenrecorder: https://openrepos.net/content/coderus/screenrecorder

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answered 2013-12-28 19:53:10 +0300

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There is already a screenshot application in the store with good features. If you're thinking about video capture app, I doubt it would be too hard to do.

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I agree the Screenshot app for Sailfish has everything you wish for in a screenshot app, but as you suspected I am definitely thinking of a video capture app as such an app would be much more useful for demonstrating bugs etc!

gukke ( 2013-12-28 20:02:02 +0300 )edit

@parasemic I hope you are right about it not being hard to do! btw it seems that similar android apps either require root access or having the phone connected to a computer while recording for some reason. Do you know if that means it's probably the same on Jolla?

gukke ( 2013-12-30 04:46:59 +0300 )edit

I know that thread is old but I'm in need for a screen recording (video) app, too. So any news?

V10lator ( 2015-06-24 14:19:44 +0300 )edit

@gukke : anyway, the Screenshot app stop to work with Sailfish OS For a curious question of security. If you want to make a screenshot, you must play with sound buttons (for my xa2 "click between the two buttons").

mips_tux ( 2020-05-06 18:14:52 +0300 )edit

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