What's New?

What is new in version 6.1?

  • Crash recovery
  • Repair AVI and WAV
  • Audio compression
  • Only Audio Recording
  • New Movie Studio Layout

What is new in version 5.2?

  • WASAPI audio loopback recording in Windows 7 and Vista for recording computer sound
  • New interface
  • Improved audio buffer settings (including custom buffer settings)
  • Faster drawing functions for transparent object and effects
  • Various bug fixes related to preset regions, autopan recording, shortcut keys, zooming in autopan recordings
  • Recording multiple monitors at the same time in full screen recording
  • Improved audio synchronization
  • Scrolling control for SWF videos
  • Object handling in Movie Lab improved (faster runtime playback speed and video compilation speed)
  • Audio bug in Movie Lab causing crash on some systems fixed
  • Memory leak in new functions of transparent objects and effects drawings fixed
  • Movie Lab object grid window (timeline) improved
  • Registration of all Windows user accounts

What is new in version 5.1?

  • New interface
  • Custom file name format
  • German, French and Spanish languages
  • Multiple monitors support
  • Dynamic 3D Zoom
  • New audio source selection
  • Ctrl Key + Draw circle with mouse on screen to zoom in.

What is new in version 4.4?

  • AVI to EXE convertor
  • Audio source selection through BSR Screen Recorder in Windows Vista and Windows 7
  • Audio-video synchronization is done during recording. No audio processing after the recordings anymore.
  • Preset regions
  • Auto volume amplify : When checked BSR will auto detect the recording volume level and amplifies volume volume automatically.
  • Automatic codec selection
  • Automatic capture speed
  • New mouse click animation
  • Mouse click and keystroke sound problem has been fixed
  • New AVI Resampler
  • Date setting added to scheduled recordings

What is new in version 4.3?

  • Bugs related to codec settings and region selection fixed
  • "AVI file could not be written" error fixed
  • Audio settings for Windows Vista and Windows 7 improved . Ability to detect the selected audio device in Windows Vista and Windows 7 added.
  • 3D Zoom: You can toggle between 2D and 3D zooming while recording.
  • JPG and PNG image : You can save screen capture photos to JPG, PNG and BMP formats.
  • Repair Project File option in BSR Movie Lab.
  • New region selection.
  • Movie Lab interface improved, new functions added.

What is new in version 4.2?

  • Zoom-In, Zoom-Out: Zoom in and zoom out during recording by pressing F9 and F10 keys. Helps you focus on any portion of the screen while recording.
  • Handycam Zoom-In and Zoom-Out : Zoom in and zoom out during handycam recording.
  • Watermark recording : Record any picture file you select as watermark on your video.
  • Produce Video (Movie Lab) : Produce/convert videos for video sharing websites such as YouTube etc.
  • Auto error correction in AVI to WMV convertor
  • Recording volume setup while recording
  • Volume level meter display during recording
  • Date/Time recording improved
  • Slow camera motion for zoom functions
  • Auto file saving
  • Running more than one copy of BSR
  • Configuration wizard improved
  • Slow camera motion for pan recording
  • High level priority option
  • New larger Movie Studio design
  • Capture transparent/layered windows feature
  • New improved hotkey settings
  • No gaps between multiple file recordings (file processing starts after recording finishes)
  • Option for leaving video and audio unmerged and merge later in the Movie Studio
  • Draw To Screen feature : You can draw to screen while recording

What is new in version 4.1?

  • Converter : Converts recorded AVI files to Flash Movie (SWF) files and Windows Media Video (WMV) files.
  • Mix/Append Audio : Audio can be mixed into existing sound of video. For instance, background music can be added. New audio can also be appended to the existing sound of the video.
  • New Movie Lab Effect : Mosaic effects added.
  • New Movie Lab Transition: Circle open and circle close transitions added.
  • New Movie Lab Properties : Fade In and Fade Out properties added to Text, Picture, Video, Callouts, Arrows, Mirror objects.
  • "Force for real time playing" feature added to Movie Lab Video Preview.
  • New Synchronization Methods : Low/Medium/High Level Synchronizations
  • Capture Performance Report : Grading and graphical analysis of the capture performace.
  • Automatic Disabling Of Hardware Acceleration : (Except Windows Vista) When set, BSR disables hardware acceleration during recording.
  • A bug related to Chinese, Japanese and Korean languages has been fixed.
  • Configuration wizard added.
  • Movie Lab Feature : New functions for multiple selected objects; group resizing, group arrangement.
  • Switching to a new file during multiple file recording improved.
  • 'Change only video speed' option added to Resample AVI in the Movie Studio.
  • Maximum file number allowed for multiple file recording has been increased to 999.
  • Audio fade option is added for Transitions in Movie Lab.
  • Configuration wizard has been improved. More setting options have been added to configuration wizard.
  • Shortcut key for markers
  • Amplify Volume
  • Low performance warning
  • Movie Lab Features Improvement : Grouped objects copying improved. Scroll bars improved.
  • Custom temporary directory and photos directory settings
  • Region selection improved
  • Auto audio sync level selection improved
  • Uninstaller improved
  • Multiple file recording improved

What is new in version 3.2?

  • Transitions added to Movie Lab : (Fade In/Out, Center In/Out, Zoom In/Out, Vertical Open/Close, Horizontal Open/Close, Wave, Water Wave, Bend, Rotate)
  • Effects added to Movie Lab : (Grayscale & Color Filter, Colorize, Brightness/Contrast/Color, Blur, Sharpen, Noise, Brush, Emboss)
  • Zoom In-Out property added to Mirror object
  • AVI video files can be added to videos (Video-In-Video)
  • Slow Down, Speed Up object added to Movie Lab : Any part of the video (together with its audio) can be slowed down or speed up.
  • JumpTo object added to Movie Lab : JumpTo objects can be added to recordings to skip any part of it. Unnecessary parts in a recording can be skipped with this object.
  • 'Reconstruct For Fps' added to Movie Lab : Can reconstruct any AVI to a selected fps amount between 1 to 30. Reconstruct file by adding new frames or removing the existing ones. For example when converting 30 fps to 15 fps, it removes one frame from every two. Or when converting 15 fps video to 30 fps, it duplicates every frame.
  • Video Preview function addded to Movie Lab
  • Movie Lab interface improved
  • Movie Studio interface improved
  • 'Restore Defaults' option is added to Screen Recorder
  • 'Recording Start Time' feature is added : Starts recording at a specified time
  • BSR can be started with another Windows user's account rights
  • Source region can be moved while recording is paused.
  • Copy To Clipboard function added to Movie Lab : Frames can be copied to clipboard for using at third party image editing applications.
  • Auto audio synchronization feature added
  • New synchronization feature added : You can easily synchronize your AVI file with 'stretch audio' function.
  • Audio play feature added to Movie Lab
  • New version check
  • File size functions improved
  • Codec functions improved
  • Mouse click sound recording
  • Mouse highlight recording
  • Internal keystroke sound recording
  • Tooltip balloons added

What is new in version 3?

  • Improved interface
  • Much more stability
  • DivX and Xvid compatible
  • Shortcut buttons
  • Mouse Click Display Recording
  • Custom Mouse Cursor Selection
  • Keystroke Display Recoding
  • Keystroke Sound Recording
  • Compression Selection Improved
  • All Audio Related Functions Improved
  • HandyCam Autopan Recording
  • New Audio/Video Synchronization
  • Interleave function
  • Stop-Recording Time
  • Mode settings for smooth or sharp video and picture captures
  • BSR MOVIE LAB (AVI Editor)

What was new in version 2.4b?

  • Audio synchronization improved
  • Change Audio Speed (For audio synchronization)
  • New configuration menu design

What was new in version 2.4a?

  • Extract Parts of Video
  • Extract Sound from Video
  • Extract Pictures from Video
  • Merge Two Video Files
  • Add Audio Into AVI Video While Watching It

What was new in version 2.1a?

  • Audio Recording (FROM SPEAKERS, MICROPHONE, CD AUDIO ETC.)
  • Subtitles Recording
  • Multi File Recording
  • Multi Region Recording
  • Adviser for Video File Size
  • Priority Setting for Screen Recorder

Version 1.5a was released in year 2001.