Create a Voice Recording

NOTE: Before you begin, you will need to Install CaptureSpace Lite, if you haven't already.

  1. Log in to media.pdx.edu.
  2. Click Add New > CaptureSpace Lite.
  3. The CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder should pop up.
  4. Click the Settings tab.
  5. Choose your microphone, and click Save.
  6. Click the Record tab.
  7. Click the Voice icon.
  8. Your recording begins after a short countdown. Click the Done button when you are ready to edit.
  9. In the pop-up window, enter a Title and other information.
  10. Use the Save button to save your work without uploading to Media Space. This allows you to resume editing later.
    • NOTE: To resume working on a saved video, click the Library tab in the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder.
  11. Click the Upload button to add the recording to My Media in Media Space.
  12. Wait for the upload to finish, and follow the link to view.

Create a Screen Recording

NOTE: There is a very similar feature available for Screen & Webcam. The same instructions apply; the Screen & Webcam capture just includes an additional webcam recording in the upper right hand corner.

Before you begin, you will need to Install CaptureSpace Lite, if you haven't already.

  1. Log in to media.pdx.edu.
  2. Click Add New > CaptureSpace Lite.
  3. The CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder should pop up.
  4. Click the Settings tab.
  5. Choose your webcam and microphone, and click Save.
  6. Click the Record tab.
  7. Click the Screen icon.
  8. Choose your screen and area to capture. Click Record when you are ready.
  9. After the countdown, you can use the Draw and Pause buttons to create your screen recording.
  10. Click Done when you are ready to save your recording.
  11. In the new window, use the editing tools as needed. Click the Done button when you are ready to save your video.
  12. In the pop-up window, enter a Title and other information.
  13. Use the Save button to save your work without uploading to Media Space. This allows you to resume editing later.
    • NOTE: To resume working on a saved video, click the Library tab in the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder.
  14. Click the Upload button to add the video to My Media in Media Space.
  15. Wait for the upload to finish, and follow the link to view.

Install CaptureSpace Lite

CaptureSpace Lite runs from your computer, rather than your web browser. Choose your software based on the operating system you are using.

NOTE: You do not need administrative privileges to install CaptureSpace for Windows.

Windows:

  1. Log into media.pdx.edu.
  2. Click Add New > CaptureSpace Lite.
  3. Click the Download for Windows link to download the installation file.
  4. Once the file has downloaded, run the file to install.
  5. After the installation finishes, go back to Media Space.
  6. Click on Add New > CaptureSpace Lite.

Mac OSX:

  1. Log into media.pdx.edu.
  2. Click Add New > CaptureSpace Lite.
  3. Click the Download for Mac link to download the installation file.
  4. Once the download is complete, run the file to install.
  5. Drag and drop the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder to your Applications folder.
  6. Go back to Media Space and click Add New > CaptureSpace Lite
  7. If prompted, click Open.

System Requirements

Windows:

  • Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10
  • .NET framework 4.0+ and Visual Studio runtime tools
  • Supports Microsoft Office PowerPoint versions 2007, 2010, and 2013

Mac OSX:

  • Mac OSX 10.8 and up
  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint for Mac 2011 and 2016

Create a Webcam Recording

NOTE: Before you begin, you will need to Install CaptureSpace Lite, if you haven't already.

  1. Log in to media.pdx.edu.
  2. Click Add New > CaptureSpace Lite.
  3. The CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder should pop up.
  4. Click the Settings tab.
  5. Choose your webcam and microphone, and click Save.
  6. Click on the Record tab.
  7. Click the Webcam icon.
  8. A countdown to recording starts. Click the Done button when you have finished recording.
  9. In the new window, use the editing tools as needed. Click the Done button when you are ready to save your video.
  10. In the pop-up window, enter a Title and other information.
  11. Use the Save button to save your work without uploading to Media Space. This allows you to resume editing later.
    • NOTE: To resume working on a saved video, click the Library tab in the CaptureSpace Desktop Recorder.
  12. Click the Upload button to add the video to My Media in Media Space.
  13. Wait for the upload to finish, and follow the link to view.