Can any one advise please how I can embed a screen recording into a confluence page? This would be great to be able to include in our how to and troubleshooting articles. I have upgraded our plan from standard to premium but still in the trial period for premium.
I have had this recommended, and it works a treat! So easy!!
Just open it with the Windows key and G when you have the program you want to record open, then tap record. By default it will save to the Videos folder in your profile.
@Cathy I'm not a screen recording expert but most video formats are supported in confluence.
You can find some more information on how to embed these: https://support.atlassian.com/confluence-cloud/docs/display-files-and-images/
I mostly do screen recordings with quicktime as i'm an apple user.
If you're on Windows, I use a downloadable free utility called screen2webm to capture from the screen. It's a bit "fun" to find where it puts the videos. It also erases the last recording each time you create a new one.
I then use https://convert-video-online.com, also 100% free, to convert WEBM to MP4, which is the only kind of video Confluence allows you to embed.
I got into the habit of keeping all attachments no larger than at least what was the attachment limit of 10 Mb. We had a significant upgrade, recently.
The website I mentioned earlier actually has configurable settings such that you can say "Here's the size I need." Smaller file typically does mean lower video quality.
By hook or crook, once you have the MP4, you attach it to the page, and then you can just add it as you would a still image, or use the Multimedia macro.
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