Too good not to share

Every now and then I find a great tool that I just have to share with others.
This is one of them. It is called ScreenToGif, it allows you to record a portion of your screen and save it as an animated gif. It also works with your webcam if you want.

There are times when you just want to show someone how to use a program or website, or show them what happens when you do something and you get an error.
You could get your client or tester to use it to show you an error that you can't recreate.

Show me

Here is an example for you. I recorded myself using my password generator:

Anyway, stop reading this and try it yourself. It's completely free, and it doesn't need to be installed. Just download the zip file, and open the file Screen2Gif.exe


If you like it, share it with your friends colleagues and clients.

Paul Seal

Umbraco MVP and .NET Web Developer from Derby (UK) who specialises in building Content Management System (CMS) websites using MVC with Umbraco as a framework. Paul is passionate about web development and programming as a whole. Apart from when he's with his wife and son, if he's not writing code, he's thinking about it or listening to a podcast about it.

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