I'm on the trial of Capt 4 and can't seem to get Manual
Record to function properly. The few times I used it in Captv 3 it
seemed I had to press Print Screen for every screen I wanted to
In Captv 4 I can select Manual record and it will usually
start out that way but then several shots in it seems to swtich to
auto record. I don't see any other setting changes to make. Anyone
have a clue as to what is going on? Bug? or Operator Error?
Few check ups you could do before starting your Manual
1. Launch Captivate and press Shift + F8. This would launch
preferences dialog. Goto Recording:Keys, see the Manual Recording
section and verify that your desired key is selected to take the
2. At Recording:Keys, go through all the set keys and
options. In Cp4, we have a facility that triggers Automatic Paning,
Manual Panning, Full Motion Recording while recording. So please do
not press those keys while Manual recording is ON.
3. If you do not want the Keystrokes to be generated in your
Manual Recording, then goto Recording:Settings and uncheck the
"Keystrokes" check box.
After performing all the above check ups, please try Manual
Recording. It should work now.