Free Screen Recorder

Capture and share footage directly from your desktop with CloudApp's screen recorder. Create and share videos, GIFs, and images instantly, leading to better communication with your team and colleagues.
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CloudApp's Screen Recorder is available for Mac, Windows, iOS and Chrome. Downloading the tool is quick and easy. Simply download the app from GetCloudApp above, access it from the Apple Store for Mac and iOS, for PC from the Microsoft Windows Store, or go to the Chrome Webstore and add the extension to Chrome.
Downloading the CloudApp snipping tool is quick and easy. Simply download the app from GetCloudApp, access it from the Mac Store or if you have a PC, from the Microsoft Windows Store. To get started, you should first register for an account, download the app, then install it on your machine and start snipping.
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A Free Screen Recorder for Enhanced Communication Using Rich Media

CloudApp is a free screen video recorder that allows you to create and share videos, GIFs, and images instantly, leading to better communication with your team and colleagues. Using rich media GIFs, recordings, and annotated screenshots, CloudApp enables you to communicate with others in your work and personal environment with ease.

Much More Than Just a Screen Capture App

CloudApp’s screen capture feature gives you the power to grab screen, voice, and webcam recordings to instantly produce and share high quality GIFs, screenshots and images.


Not only can you screen capture using the screen recorder on CloudApp, but it also gives you the ability to both edit and annotate quickly to enhance images and GIFs with annotations and emojis. If you need to communicate the image more clearly, you can add quick drawings, arrows, lines, and other shapes to convey your message as well as blur sensitive or irrelevant content.

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Share Instantly and Securely

File sharing is a piece of cake with CloudApp's free screen video recorder. No matter what the file type: Large files, Documents, Code snippets, PDF's, Audio or ZIP Archive, you can easily upload them using our drag and drop feature.

You can also instantly share your screen recordings, videos, screenshots, and GIFs that you just created. CloudApp automatically uploads your content to the cloud which easily assists you to securely share your information with your co-workers, clients and friends.

Integrations with The Best Productivity Apps

No matter what platform you use on a day to day basis, CloudApp significantly improves overall communication for teams and amongst colleagues. It’s ideal for collaborating with teams, reporting bugs, providing feedback, communicating with clients, and answering your customer’s questions. 

With integrations for productivity apps, you can communicate visually in engineering platforms such as Github, Asana, JIRA, or Pivotal Tracker, and customer support tools like Zendesk or Intercom. Additionally, CloudApp’s free video recorder gives you the power to effectively share your ideas in Slack and Trello.

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How to Download the Free Screen Recorder

When you download CloudApp for free, it’s saved immediately to your toolbar, so anything you want to capture on the screen recorder is at your fingertips. There’s no need to close out of your current window and fumble for a new screen. The screen recorder gives you the freedom to simply point, click and record.


It is estimated that CloudApp users save up to 1 minute and 30 seconds just by using the free screen recorder. With 70% of people admitting that they learn better visually, it is easy to see how CloudApp helps to eliminate confusion, communicate clearly, and collaborate effectively with your friends and colleagues. Get started by creating a free CloudApp account and start communicating visually!

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