I am recording a custom software simulation at a resolution
of 955x544. I do not use the snap to recording area because I need
to reserve 162 pixels on the left for text. Is there a way to see
my x and y coordinates so if I need to rerecord a portion of the
simulation I know exactly where my recording area was placed in the
There is a utility called "App Sizer". Assuming the site is
up, you may obtain it by visiting
seems non-existent at the time). If you can't get it from there,
ping me privately and I'll send you a link to pull it from
YouSendIt. My address is rstone75 (at) kc (dot) rr (dot) com.
I'm thinking you might get the area set by taking the
following steps. Run app sizer. Run something like Windows Notepad.
Use Windows Notepad and App Sizer to set the recording area. So you
use App Sizer to set and place Notepad at the size and screen
coordinates you want. Once there, tell Captivate to record Notepad.
the red recording rectangle would snap to the placement and size of
Notepad. Then you just minimize or close Notepad and make sure your
true application you wish to record is in the same place.
Seems a bit convoluted, but I'm thinking it should work.