Voila

Licence: Freeware
Version 3.7.2 | Release Date: 2014-05-07 | Download

What's New in Version 3.7.2

New Features:

- Option to Remove Duplicate Frames During Recording – This option allows for reducing the file size by cutting out unnecessary frames, thus making for crisper videos.
- Pinch Gesture Support for Workbench Images to Instantly Zoom In/Out – Voila now includes support for gestures, applicable to images on the workbench. You can now zoom in and out effortlessly by pinching on the trackpad or Magic Mouse.
- New Dock Menu with Capture and Recording Options – The Voila dock icon now includes options to capture and record instantly! Just right-click and get access to a variety of screen capture options.
- Option To Show/Hide The Mouse Cursor in Recordings – Before initiating a screen recording, you now get to choose if you want the mouse cursor to be seen in recordings.
- Customized Video Trimmer for Mac OS X 10.9 and Later – Voila now allows videos to be directly imported into QuickTime for trimming. Also, the edited video is automatically sent back to Voila directly for easier management.
- Import Files Into Voila By Drag and Drop – Send files directly to voila by dragging and dropping them to the newly redesigned status menu icon.
- FTP & SFTP Improvements – The FTP/SFTP sharing has seen a marked change to make it easier and simpler to use.
- Paint Tool Improvements – The paint tool is now much better and splashes color intelligently across elements in a picture.
- Restore HotKeys Option – You can easily restore your HotKeys to the default settings.
- "Save as" Option for Videos – Videos can now be saved directly by visiting File>Save As and selecting a location.


Fixed defects/issues:

- File size issues have been fixed.
- The ‘Select all' option now works properly after adding annotations.
- Voila now saves lengthy videos without a hitch.
- Users can now save as documents even if the name contains a dot.
- The send to application option now works even if the name contains dot.
- After selecting the workbench, choosing ‘Copy' now doesn’t crash Voila.

Optimization and Enhancements

- The Voila Player has been updated from QuickTime to AVFoundation.
- Webcam handling is now done using the latest AVFoundation APIs.
- The Voila assistant window has now been built with HUD window.
- Email client support – The latest generic APIs have been used instead of scripts.
- Options have been provided in Voila’s main window as well as in the dock menu to stop recording.
- Voila now lists all accounts during the first launch.
- Upload notifications are now sent through the OS X notification center.
- The Voila helper menu icon has been updated.
- Animated fading out of the recording window to highlight the Voila status menu.
- Certain Voila preference options have been rearranged.

Version 3.7.1 | Release Date: 2014-03-03 | Download

What's New in Version 3.7.1

Minor improvements but great results!
- Retina screen recording quality is now top notch!
- File sharing on FTP/sFTP is now smooth

Your positive reviews and (five) star ratings will let us and rest of the Mac community know how useful Voila is..

Version 3.7 | Release Date: 2014-02-07 | Download

What's New in Version 3.7

Voila screen capture latest update brings huge improvements and bug fixes on OS X Mavericks (10.9).

New Features:

• FPS improvements – now record up to 60 frames-per-second!
• Improved tagging functionality per the new Mavericks OS X feature
• Scale down retina images while exporting by up to 2x
• New social media integrations, including Facebook, Twitter and Vimeo
• Integration with Messages and Airdrop (for 10.8 and above)
• New timer to set screen recording duration
• Add capture date and time to file naming convention
• Airmail email client support

Bug Fixes/ Improvements:

• Workbench related fixes
• Resolved broken web capture pixel issue
• Disabled tools and effects for video recording
• Resolved missing pixel issue on selection captures
• Object capture fixes, including MS Office windows, Simulator or iBook window

Version 3.6 | Release Date: 2013-10-25 | Download

What's New in Version 3.6

New features:

- Voila runs smoothly on 10.9.
- Voila 3.6 is now sandboxed.**
- Voila is now localized to support German.
- A revamped Text tool to make screenshots express itself much better.
- Addition of knobs to the Capture and Object tools for easy maneuverability.
- A re-tooled Export panel for videos on Macs running OS X 10.7 and above.
- In the webpage capture, find your captures faster with the unified search bar.

Performance and Quality enhancements:

- Retention of tool properties has been added.
- Renaming images will no longer render the thumbnail blank.
- Zoom value and slider position for images will be remembered.
- A bug causing H.264 video record pixelation has been quashed.
- Improved handling of low disk space issues during a lengthy video recording.
- A bug causing special characters to be non-functional in the Text tool has been fixed.
- Voila’s in-app web browser now loads the default Voila browser page instead of the last visited site.
- Addition of a Zero px width value for Callouts and Shapes benefitting those who prefer thinner lines.
- Scenarios where files don’t get saved when custom dimensions are entered in ‘Save As’ has now been fixed.
- For captures using an external non-retina display connected to a MacBook Pro with retina display, the captures are 2x bigger.

Improvements made for the OS X 10.9 release:

- Voila doesn’t crash anymore when importing files into it.
- An issue related to taking captures using the menu bar has been rectified.
- Screen captures using an external display now works smoothly without problems.
- Shadow lines present in description box and the out-of-place slider during video playback have been fixed.

Sandboxing changes and tips:

1. Due to certain incompatibilities, the 'Override System Defaults' option has been removed. The new defaults are ^⌘3 and ^⌘4 for 'Fullscreen' and 'Selection' capture respectively.
2. On updating to the new version, the old set of default hotkeys ( ⇧⌘4/⇧⌘3) get replaced with new ones (^⌘3 and ^⌘4). Other Hotkeys remain the same.
3. On updating Voila to v3.6, if the Voila library is placed in a location other than the 'Pictures' folder, a message is displayed asking users to select the location of Voila's current library. Change the location from Preferences and you'll see your captures back in the app.

Version 3.5 | Release Date: 2013-08-21 | Download

What's New in Version 3.5

Improvements:

- Support for Dropbox, Evernote, and Tumblr sharing
- Remember previous capture selection shape and location for image capture and video record
- Option to capture window without shadow
- Re-arrange Smart Collection and Collection folder order
- Info panel shows file size
- Fixed capture defects with USB camera
- Fixed Audio recording issue with USB camera

** A great review and rating means a lot to us and works like a tonic to release v3.6 with some amazing enhancements **

** Your valuable feedback will help us understand the way you use Voila screen capture and improve it further. Please send them to [email protected] **

Version 3.4 | Release Date: 2013-06-26 | Download

What's New in Version 3.4

1. Pause option while doing a screen recording
2. Voila menu icon which lets you take screenshots using keyboard shortcuts
3. Tag auto completion: This helps to find better matches of tags by providing a drop-down list that is already added earlier to other image/video files
4. Postbox mailing client integration

Defect fixes:

1. Error while saving video when USB device is selected
2. YouTube login related defect, new authentication type added
3. Audio recording related issue fixed

A great review and rating would keep us charged to get some nice updates! :)

Version 3.2 | Release Date: 2012-08-10 | Download

What's New in Version 3.2

Fully compatible with the OS X Mountain Lion

Version 3.1.1 | Release Date: 2011-11-13 | Download
No changes specified