This is a neat idea. Jing is a little program that sets on your desktop and, when you want it to, captures what’s on your screen. It can capture videos, or individual pictures or even do a screencast. The downside is that you need XP or
But it works, although it didn’t work with those Annenberg videos at learner.org. I just got the audio with those.
Keep trying guys. When you can capture everything and give it to me in a reasonable size, I’ll be your first customer—if it’s free.
Update: Gizmo Richards had a link to a better program. It’s called Screen2exe and it does things a little differently (it records to an exe file) but it’s super simple and the files are tiny compared to Jing. Still doesn’t do those Annenberg videos though.