Using the panning feature of Captivate

In the movie industry, panning refers to moving the camera while filming. In Captivate, it means that you can move the recording area while capturing the slides.

This approach tries to cope with both the requirements of the application to record, and the requirements of the movie to be produced.

The idea is to leave the application at its intended width of 1024-pixels, and at the same time define a capture area that is 800-pixels wide. During the recording, the smaller capture area can be overlaid on the bigger application, as shown in the following screenshot:

In the preceding screenshot, the capture ...

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