Record My Desktop is one of the few video capture programs available in Ubuntu.Keeping with Linux’s free philosophy, Record My Desktop produces Ogg Theora video files out of your entire desktop, or just a selected section.
If you are looking for one, I have compiled a list of screen capture tools that you can use in Ubuntu.
Gnome-screenshot is the default screen capture tool in Ubuntu. You can choose to capture the whole desktop or the current window and you are able to set a delay before activating the capture.
When I am writing post for Make Tech Easier, I love to take plenty of screenshots as I feel they can make the explanation clearer and easier.
Over the year, I have also discovered several ways to take screenshot on my Ubuntu machine.
To begin recording video, click on Applications gtk-record My Desktop.