Included on EZVid's list of the best free video capture software tools for windows are Movavi Screen Capture Free Screen Video Recorder and Hypercam. Some of Bee Bom's most highly recommended freeware screen capture programs are Ice Cream Screen Recorder, ActivePresenter and Camstudio.
Hypercam is a free screen recording utility that captures activity occurring on a monitor, converts the data to a .AVI movie file and saves the recording to the device. Hypercam is also capable of capturing audio spoken through a connected microphone. Camstudio is a similar, widely used, free video capturing program that can record audio from multiple sources.