The Annotation Toolbar provides various tools to use while recording a video using the YuJa Software Capture for PC application. YuJa Content Creators can utilize, draw, or highlight features to enhance on-screen recordings or live-stream sessions.
Accessing the Annotation Toolbar
The Annotation Toolbar can be displayed at the bottom of your screen for use through the application window or the Recording Toolbar.
- To access the Annotation Toolbar from the Software Capture application, select the drop-down arrow next to Screen and toggle on Show Annotation Toolbar.
- To enable the Annotation Toolbar during a recording, locate the Recording Toolbar at the bottom-right of your screen.
- Click the double arrows and then select Show Annotation Toolbar.
Using the Annotation Toolbar
The Annotation Toolbar has a variety of features that allow you to draw, highlight, and erase on your screen.
|What's It Called||What It Does|
|Eraser||Remove a portion of a stroke.|
|Thin Pen||Draw with a thin line at 2px.|
|Medium Pen||Draw with a thick line at 5px.|
|Highlighter||Highlight words or items on the screen.|
|Shapes||Select from a variety of shapes to add to the screen. Shapes include a line, rectangle, ellipse, diamond, arrow, star, right-angle triangle, and isosceles triangle.|
|Eraser Stroke||Remove an entire stroke.|
|Select||Encircle a stroke to select it, allowing the stroke to be resized, moved, or deleted.|
|Clear All||Removes all strokes from the screen.|
|Thickness||Alter the pen thickness from 1px to 20px.|
|Cursor Mode||Switch back from annotation mode to cursor mode.|
|Custom Pen Color||Select a custom pen color from a color wheel.|
|Pen Colors||Select from a list of standard colors, including black, blue, green, orange, and red.|