July 29, 2004
Flash video screen captures with vnc2swf
Author: Rob Reilly
How-tos have always been the backbone of computer documention. Users must be able to read and understand the steps spelled out in a how-to document for it to be effective. Sometimes the steps can get pretty complicated. In such cases, a three- to 10-minute streaming real-time screen capture video that actually shows a user how to do something can be extremely helpful. Here's how you can build a Flash-based video using the vnc2swf screen recording program, a VNC desktop session, and some HTML code.