In this brief guide, we will see six tools that you can use to record your screen under Ubuntu 16.04/16.10 or Linux Mint 18 or older.

These tools will make it easy recording screencasts under Ubuntu, they all have a GUI for ease of use.

1. recordMyDsqesktop

sudo apt install gtk-recordmydesktop

2. Kazam Screen Capture

sudo apt install kazam

3. Simple Screen Recorder

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:maarten-baert/simplescreenrecorder 
sudo apt update 
sudo apt install simplescreenrecorder

4. Vokoscreen

sudo apt install vokoscreen 

5. Open Broadcaster Software  (OBS)

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jonathonf/ffmpeg-3 
sudo apt-add-repository ppa:obsproject/obs-studio 
sudo apt update 
sudo apt install ffmpeg libav-tools x264 x265 obs-studio

6. ScreenStudio 3

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jonathonf/ffmpeg-3 
sudo apt update  
sudo apt install ffmpeg openjdk-8-jre 
wget https://goo.gl/ezGgkb -O ScreenStudio-3.0.9-bin.tar.gz 
tar -zxvf  ScreenStudio-3.0.9-bin.tar.gz -C ~/ 
cd ~/ScreenStudio.Ubuntu && ./createDesktopIcon.sh

You can start the application from the desktop icon.

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