Getting Started with the Screen Recorder Launcher API

Getting Started with the Screen Recorder Launcher API



Getting Started with the Screen Recorder Launcher API

Use the following information as a guide to integrate the features of the screen recorder and video editor software into your website.

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Introduction to the Screencast‑O‑Matic Recorder API

The Screencast‑O‑Matic Screen Recorder and Video Editor API allows you to integrate the features of the recorder software seamlessly into your website.  Integrating the Screencast‑O‑Matic Screen Recorder API requires the following:

The raw video file of your capture is first stored on local disk before publishing to an mp4 file.

Sample Website with Basic Screen Recorder and Uploader API Incorporated

For a live demo of the JavaScript Screen Recorder API, see this example page. Look at the source code on that page to understand how the software works.

For details on how to implement your solution, see Screen Recorder Launcher API Functions.

Getting Your Software Distribution from Screencast‑O‑Matic

Download and host the JavaScript library, encoders, and jar files. Contact your account manager at Screencast‑O‑Matic for the required files. If you have not previously contacted Screencast‑O‑Matic, click Contact Us (upper left) for the Solution builder site License and then fill out the form.

Obtaining Partner Information

To implement your integration, make sure to set the partner information in the JavaScript. Contact your account manager at Screencast‑O‑Matic to obtain your partner information. Specify the partner information when adding API code to your website.

 

To start your implementation, see the next article Screen Recorder Launcher API Functions.

 

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