Loom for Desktop

Powerful video recorder. Now on Desktop.

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#1 Product of the MonthAugust 2018
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Loom for Desktop is the world's most powerful video recorder.

Reviews

  • Colleen B Thomas
    Colleen B ThomasCivil Engineer
    Pros: 

    Sleek & bloody easy to use

    Cons: 

    No outlook integration

    I do site development meaning I design sewers and set the finished grade. Sometimes the client wants to see what things will look like as we’re working. Autocad doesn’t allow you to export your object viewer (where you see things in 3D) so we used to export to sketch-up and it took hours to tinker and get things to look how they did before exporting. We rarely did it because of how long it took. Now we do it often to show clients that want to be more involved in the design but cant visualize what we put in paper as well. Slowly becoming a powerful tool to help us serve our clients.

    Colleen B Thomas has used this product for one year.
  • Kolton Gagnon
    Kolton GagnonLead Developer
    Pros: 

    It just works and the sharing and commenting functionalities are flawless.

    Cons: 

    Sometimes there are bugs when recording on Chrome but this might have been resolved with the new releases.

    Before Loom, sharing a video of a product bug was a daunting tasks. You would need to either use Quicktime on Mac or some other complicated software to record your screen (maybe if your lucky the audio would work) and that would give you a big old 500+ MB video file for a decent sized video. At this point you lose faith since you need to share this and it's not getting any smaller even if you try all the compression tricks. You end up uploading it for a half hour to G Drive and send a link to your co-worker... Now you can literally click the Chrome extension, click start, record and then share. DONE.

    Kolton Gagnon has used this product for one year.

Discussion

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Shahed Khan
Shahed KhanMakerHiring@_shahedk · Founder @ Loom. Prev @ Upfront VC
Hi Product Hunt! Shahed from Loom here. 👋 Today, we're excited to unveil Loom for Desktop, the world’s most powerful video recorder, now on both Mac & Windows. Loom is a new kind of work communication tool that helps you get your message across through instantly shareable video. With Loom, you can capture your screen, record your front-facing camera, and narrate your video all at once — no switching apps or upload required. Whether it’s training new teammates or replying to a customer inquiry, Loom enhances the way people communicate at work by allowing them to send the next best thing to being there. What's included in Loom Desktop: - HD Recordings - Click Highlighting - Drawing Tool - Record Custom Dimensions - Capture Internal Audio - & many more surprises! Sign up to get early access. We're rolling out invites starting today 😎🚀
AbadesiHiring@abadesi · 👩🏽‍💻 Product Hunt | Hustle Crew | NTT
@_shahedk Congrats! Are you doing anything special for the PH community with this launch? Just signed up and there are over 24,000 people ahead of me. At what point can people expect to get access?
Susana Cigano
Susana CiganoMakerHiring@susanacigano · Customer Success Lead @ Loom
@_shahedk @abadesi Great question! I'm stepping in here while Shahed gets some rest back in SF. We 💖 the PH community and will for sure take that into consideration when giving access to the app in the coming weeks 😇
James Gallagher@jamesstewart · Indie Maker, Founder @ Open Commit
@_shahedk @abadesi @susanacigano Congratulations! How quickly will you be onboarding new customers?
Bruno Winck
Bruno Winck@brunowinck · Founder of Kneaver. Corp
Ademir Mazer Jr.
Ademir Mazer Jr.@nunomazer · Software Engineer
@_shahedk Too bad there is no Linux version
Tom Fitch
Tom Fitch@tomfitch · Founder at hirepool.io
I've been using loom for ages. Can't imagine how I'd share product updates and bug reports without it. Such a powerful communication tool!
Susana Cigano
Susana CiganoMakerHiring@susanacigano · Customer Success Lead @ Loom
@tomfitch thanks so much for your support 🎉We're stoked to have you and the team at Hirepool in the Loom community!
Alexander Smekhov
Alexander Smekhov@asmekhov · Managing Director
Great and powerful tool for communication, it makes explaination of things much easier and faster
Susana Cigano
Susana CiganoMakerHiring@susanacigano · Customer Success Lead @ Loom
@bitrewards thanks for your kind words! 🙏
kabandi saikia
kabandi saikiaHiring@kabandisaikia · Co-founder @ getomnify
Amazing. This was much awaited. Congrats team
Susana Cigano
Susana CiganoMakerHiring@susanacigano · Customer Success Lead @ Loom
@kabandisaikia thanks Kabandi! Glad to see the Omnify team using Loom to record quick videos 🎉
Sydney Liu
Sydney Liu@sydney_liu_sl · Co-Founder of Commaful.com
this is what i asked Santa for, I guess I'll need to ask for a new Christmas present! absolutely love Loom. have used it to walk Commaful users through so many things and show little tricks. I've used Loom to give instructions to people, demo things, and show bugs. It's incredible and the desktop version will make this even easier
Susana Cigano
Susana CiganoMakerHiring@susanacigano · Customer Success Lead @ Loom
@sydney_liu_sl 😂😂😂 this is so great! Thanks so much for your continued support, Sydney! We really appreciate you.