Mimic, Captivate - Preferences of Screencasting?

Subject: Mimic, Captivate - Preferences of Screencasting?
From: "Collin Turner" <straylightsghost -at- gmail -dot- com>
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Date: Wed, 2 Apr 2008 08:47:19 -0600

Since screencasting, demos and tutorials are becoming a pretty consistent
part of my job duties as a "tech writer", I'm wondering which tools all of
you are having the best experience using?

I personally prefer Captivate.
I haven't used Mimic.
I'm not fond of Camtasia.

Preferences? And what are your thoughts about this role in our field?


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