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Screencast-O-Matic: Installing

Screencast-O-Matic, v2.4.0. Be aware that different versions of Screencast-O-Matic will vary in appearance and functionality. Full Guide: View/Download

Only PLU faculty and staff are allowed to use our licensed PRO version of Screencast-O-Matic. Follow the instructions below, and email for license credentials.

To download and install Screencast-O-Matic:
  1. Open a web browser and navigate to
  2. Click the Download Install button. The download will begin. 
  3. Install the software.
    • Windows: Navigate to the download location of the installation file and open it. Proceed through the installation steps until complete.
    • Mac: A new Finder window will open. Click-and-drag the Screencast-O-Matic icon into the Applications folder. 
  4. Launch Screencast-O-Matic. 
  5. When booted, select the “Team Plan” license option and enter the license information. If you don’t have it, contact
Admin access on the computer may be required to install. If you’re unable to install, contact

After installing, see Screencast-O-Matic: Recording  for recording instructions.

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Keywords:editing, guides, screencasting, presentation, recording, lecture, remote, distance, online, flipped   Doc ID:98679
Owner:Misty B.Group:Pacific Lutheran University
Created:2020-03-11 12:00 PDTUpdated:2021-09-14 09:26 PDT
Sites:Pacific Lutheran University
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