Screencast-O-Matic's free screen recorder makes it easy to record your webcam, screen, or both. Also, it is a powerful editing software tool. Users can insert captions, overlays, blur or zoom images, etc

What is Screencast-O-Matic (SOM)?

Resource Center

Record Your Screen

Video Editor


Using The Screenshot Tool


Call to Action (CTA) and Annotation Buttons

Click here to see access and parameters
  • Does Screencast-O-Matic (SOM) have a time limit?  Free Accounts: Record up to 15 minutes per video Premier accounts: Unlimited recording time.

  • Does Screencast-O-Matic (SOM) need to be installed on your computer? For recording your screen, no. For editing your video, yes. You need your IT specialist to help you install the software. Please submit a ticket via the Help Desk

  • What is the main difference between Microsoft Stream and Screencast O Matic?

    Both tools can be used to record your screen. Additionally MS Stream is used as a video library for an organization and SOM is better used for editing the videos.

  • How to blur sensitive information in your videos? Watch the video below


  • Can I connect SOM with MS Teams?

    Yes (only premier accounts). Click here to watch the video tutorial.

  • Do you want to learn more?  Click here to access more How to guides and tutorials