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Active Presenter


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This package was approved as a trusted package on 3/20/2018.

All the necessary tools for recording screen and creating engaging screencast videos in a free application.


  • Advanced screen recording: Full Motion Recording, Smart Capture
  • Video editing: Cut, Crop, Join, Change Volume, Speed Up, Slow Down, Blur
  • Multiple Audio/Video Layers
  • Rich annotations: Shapes, Image, Zoom-n-Pan, Closed Caption, Cursor Path, Audio/Video Overlays
  • Export to: MP4, FLV, AVI, WMV, WebM, MKV
  • No watermark and no time limit
  • No nags, no ads!


  • There is only one setup package which will serve as both Free and Paid editions.
    With Free edition, you can create video tutorials, export to other formats will have a watermark.
    Activating with a license key will remove the watermark on appropriate outputs.
  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows 7/8/10, Windows XP, Vista: All Editions (both 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64) are supported).

To install Active Presenter, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install activepresenter

To upgrade Active Presenter, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade activepresenter


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  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $ErrorActionPreference = 'Stop'
    $fileType      = 'exe'
    $toolsDir      = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition
    $embedded_path = Get-Item "$toolsDir\*.$fileType"
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName    = 'activepresenter'
      fileType       = $fileType
      file           = $embedded_path
      silentArgs     = '/VERYSILENT'
      validExitCodes = @(0)
    Install-ChocolateyInstallPackage @packageArgs
    Remove-Item $embedded_path -ea 0
    $packageName = $packageArgs.packageName
    $installLocation = Get-AppInstallLocation $packageName
    if (!$installLocation)  { Write-Warning "Can't find $packageName install location"; return }
    Write-Host "$packageName installed to '$installLocation'"
    Register-Application "$installLocation\$packageName.exe"
    Write-Host "$packageName registered as $packageName"

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Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Atomi Systems


Atomi Systems, Inc.


Release Notes

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Active Presenter 7.1.0 107 Monday, February 12, 2018 approved
Active Presenter 7.0.1 107 Monday, January 22, 2018 approved
Active Presenter 7.0.0 115 Thursday, December 28, 2017 approved
Active Presenter 6.1.4 141 Tuesday, November 28, 2017 approved
Active Presenter 6.1.3 427 Saturday, August 19, 2017 approved
Active Presenter 6.1.2 122 Wednesday, July 19, 2017 approved
Active Presenter 6.1.1 95 Tuesday, July 4, 2017 approved
Active Presenter 6.1.0 166 Tuesday, April 11, 2017 approved
Active Presenter 6.0.5 179 Monday, January 9, 2017 approved
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