Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture Dr. Gene Kozlowski Information Systems And Technology March 6 2012
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • Introductions • First Name • Department • Teaching Modalities (f-2-f, blended, online)
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • How To Obtain Jing • From TechSmith Corporation, 2405 Woodlake Drive, Okemos, MI 48864-5910 USA • Free Download • Click Here To Obtain Jing • Need to provide: Email Address, Username, Password • How To Obtain Jing Presentation Materials • URL: cbt2.nsuok.edu/kozlowsk/jing • Handouts and mp3 audio file available
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • Set Jing Preferences: More And Preferences Screens
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • Screen Capture • Initiate from Sun Ball, Hot Keys, or Notification Tray • Should get capture rectangle; drag to select area to capture: entire screen, window, specific area • Ctrl key = 4:3 aspect ratio; shift key = 16:9 aspect ratio • 4:3, Standard: 640x480, 800x600, 1024x768 • 16:9, Widescreen: 800x450, 960x540, 1024x576
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture Jing Screen After Capture • Capture Screen
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • Mark Up Tools • Arrow Tool: Start away from, drag toward item • Text Tool: Font color and size • Frame Tool: Frame an item for emphasis • Highlight Tool: Use highlight for emphasis • Tool Color: Change the color of the arrows, frames, etc.
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • What To Do After Capture And Mark Up? • Name the Image • Save it as a png file • Copy it to your clipboard and paste it in a “document” such as Word, Powerpoint slide, etc. • Cancel the capture • Store it to and Share it from TechSmith’s free server, ScreenCast.
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • History • History button is middle item on Sun button • History of all captured images available • In free version you can go back and add items but cannot delete items
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • Useful Helpers • MS Wordpad: Open, Restore Down the screen, use as a clipboard • MS Paint: Use to resize and edit png image files, convert to jpg or other format • FTP client to upload png, jpg image files to a “host” server • A browser to view image files which have been uploaded to a “host” server
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • ScreenCast.com • Is TechSmith’s media hosting solution and it works with Jing and other TechSmith Products • 2 GB of storage per month and 2 GB of bandwith per month free—can purchase more
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • Share To ScreenCast.com Account • Already set up when Jing is installed • Private, link to capture is returned to your clipboard • Paste link in clipboard to other documents • Use hyperlink tool (object) to create link to your image hosted on ScreenCast.com • Click here to view image stored on ScreenCast.com
Jing: Quick And Easy Screen Capture • Other Useful TechSmith Products • Camtasia—Produce great training videos. Very powerful tool. • Snagit—Jing’s grownup sibling.