Enable ScreenPal Video Preview on a site
ScreenPal Video Preview is a feature that enables you to experience videos without having to open them and leave the webpage you are currently visiting.
With ScreenPal Video Preview, when you hover over a video link (or a thumbnail), the video plays in a small preview window. The preview feature will work on any ScreenPal or Screencast-O-Matic video link when you have the ScreenPal extension installed.
On some sites, we have disabled this feature by default. For example, when you visit your account homepage at Screencast-O-Matic.com/content, we have disabled video preview as this may be distracting to managing your video library (and there is already a preview function for each video).
You may find other sites where we have disabled video preview, but you have the option to enable it from the extension menu. Just click the ScreenPal extension icon to view the menu and then move the slider for Enable preview on link hover to On.
Enable the ScreenPal recorder on a site
By default, ScreenPal works on most sites, but on some sites we are continuing to polish the experience. For those sites, we may configure the default setting to disable the ScreenPal screen recorder. You can re-enable the recorder by visiting ...
Install ScreenPal Extension
Installing in Google Chrome: Visit Chrome Web Store here. Click on "Add to Chrome" Once installed, you will see the ScreenPal icon in web based text fields. Installing in Microsoft Edge: Visit Chrome Web Store here. Click on "Add to Chrome" Once ...
Enable and manage commenting on a video
Enable comments on your video You can allow viewers to add text and video comments to your videos by enabling the comment setting on the Video Details tab. To do this, follow the steps below. 1. Log into your Screencast-O-Matic account and click My ...
Download a video uploaded to our hosting site
How can I download a video that I've uploaded 1. First, log into your account. Click My content at the top of the page. 2. In the Videos area, hover over the video you want to download and click Details. This opens your video in the video preview ...
Hide and Show ScreenPal on websites
You can control showing or hiding ScreenPal on specific websites. To hide ScreePal on a specific website, begin by hovering over ScreenPal icon. Then, click on the "X" for the option to hide. Once clicking on "Yes hide on this site", it will not ...