I'm not sure what you are asking. However, I'll hazard a stab
in the dark.
The frame rate for a Captivate movie is typically 30 frames
per second. You can adjust this by clicking Movie >
Preferences... > Preferences tab.
This really has no effect when recording. Unless, of course,
you are recording full motion. (brief 4-6 second actions such as
dragging a window from here to there or dragging the thumb of a
Keep in mind that Captivate (CP) doesn't record like Camtasia
Studio (CS). CS records full motion from start to finish. CP takes
screen shots when it senses it needs to.