“Kazam is one of the best open source screen recording applications for Linux. It offers a light and easy-to-use interface perfectly designed for taking screenshots and screencasts. The Kazam tool allows you to record desktop video and multiple audio streams at the same time, while controlling the audio volume and the captured screen area. Below we have mentioned some existing features of Kazam utility:
- Record speaker audio during screen recording.
- Countdown timer support
- Keyboard shortcuts to start, stop, pause and resume recording
- View and change the size of the recording area.
- To capture a screen, select a section or the whole.
- able to record mouse cursors
In this article, we will show how to install Kazam on Ubuntu 22.04.”
How to install Kazam on Ubuntu 22.04?
Follow the instructions below to install Kazam in Ubuntu 22.04:
Step 1: Update the apt repository
Update the apt package index with apt-get using the following command.
Step 2: Install kazam on Ubuntu 22.04
Once the apt packages are updated, install kazam on your system. The Kazam tool is available for installation in the default Ubuntu 22.04 apt repository. Therefore, you can install it directly from the apt repository with this command:
Press “y” then “Enter” to install all essential packages and Kazam. After a while, it will be installed on your system.
Step 3: Launch Kazam on Ubuntu 22.04
Once the Kazam installation is complete, launch it from the search bar. Type “Kazam” in the search bar and you will see the application icon in the search result:
Click on this icon to open the Kazam interface. The following interface will appear on your desktop:
In the screenshot above, you can see that there are several options available to capture your screen.
Uninstall Kazam from Ubuntu 22.04
If you don’t need another Kazam application, you can also uninstall it from your system with this command:
In this article, we showed how to install kazam on Ubuntu 22.04. Kazam is a very useful utility for screen recording and audio or video recording. You should install this utility on your system and explore its exciting features by following the installation instructions above. Thanks very much!