We also use Adobe Captivate - incredibly easy to use, exceptionally professional output with very little work, and generally produces smaller file sizes than Camtasia as it animates screenshots rather than records video. Well worth investigating if you're looking for this sort of software.
An example of one of our screencasts is at the following URL, and literally took no more than five minutes to produce: http://bit.ly/atBnUn
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Sent: 22 July 2010 11:46
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Subject: Re: Screencasts
We have used Adobe Captivate, which can capture live web shots e.g. you typing something into a search box.
I haven't used it myself, but my colleague says it's very easy to learn.
Richenda Gwilt MA, MCLIP
Faculty Librarian Art, Design & Architecture
University for the Creative Arts at Canterbury
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