I've just installed Captivate 4.0 and when I hit the red
record button, the red record border instantly follows each mouse
movement, and doesn't stay attached to the application window
border. Its like a moving telescopic site on a stationary target
and makes recording a fixed area impossible.
I have no idea why it is doing this except for the fact that
I left Captivate 3.0 on my machine when installing 4.0 and maybe
there's some incompatibility as a result.
When you prepare to record, before you click the red record
button you are able to choose settings that govern the way the
recording occurs. If you click the camera icon you see a flyout
dialog allowing you to choose some settings.
My guess is that you are using one of the new panning
options. So you probably need to do the process over, but click the
camera icon this time around and choose "No Panning" for the