AMCap

Average User Rating:
3.6
out of 8 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    9.11 build 109.4
  • Total Downloads:
    218,369
  • Date Added:
    March 15, 2007
  • File Size:
    870.51KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    815
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/Vista

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  • 4 stars

    "Good for general purpose capture."

    May 03, 2013

    Version: AMCap 9.21 build 156.3

    Pros

    Will capture most connected video devices.

    Cons

    Would have gotten 5 stars if it could do time lapse still captures and capture more than one device at a time.

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  • 5 stars

    "Tight, efficient, Windows-friendly utility"

    October 20, 2012   |   By Ignatius_Reilly

    Version: AMCap 9.21 build 156.3

    Pros

    - interface closely adheres to IBM/Microsoft Windows conventions so that it is extremely intuitive for Windows users
    - windows can be sized and dragged exactly as expected
    - quick setup, quick program start, quick video acquisition
    - can run multiple program instances to monitor multiple video streams
    - videos can easily be run "full screen" with no Windows borders

    Cons

    IMO, there is absolutely nothing wrong with this software although I recognize that many people are dissatisfied because they assume that it is something more than it is. It might be regarded as more of a "utility" than a full-featured program.

    Summary

    I have only run AMCap on Windows 7, where it has performed flawlessly. I have had great difficulties with more elaborate programs. I considered just using the software from my hardware manufacturer, a leading vendor of webcams, mice, keyboards and such. I was amazed that their software allows only a smallish window in which to view their 1080p webcam image! And with the vendor software, there is no way to view the output of more than one webcam at a time. AMCap beautifully overcame both these limitations. But it is not the solution for advanced features such as launching an unattended recording session based on movement within the image. Yes, I feel that the rock-solid basic features of AMCap should be standard from the hardware vendor and the base upon which more sophisticated programs are built. Unfortunately, AMCap is the only package I have found that even does these basic things really well.

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    Full Specifications

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    What's new in version 9.11 build 109.4
    Version 9.11 build 109.4 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
    General
    Publisher Noel Danjou
    Publisher web site http://noeld.com/
    Release Date March 15, 2007
    Date Added March 15, 2007
    Version 9.11 build 109.4
    Category
    Category Video Software
    Subcategory Video Capture Software
    Operating Systems
    Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows NT, Windows, Windows XP, Windows 95, Windows Vista, Windows Me, Windows 98
    Additional Requirements Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista, DirectX 9.0, Internet Explorer 5, GDI+
    Download Information
    File Size 870.51KB
    File Name amcap.zip
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 218,369
    Downloads Last Week 815
    Pricing
    License Model Free to try
    Limitations Not available
    Price $19

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