The Recorder application has some options that you can use to configure the Recording process of mouse and keyboard commands. You can also disable the capture of mouse or keyboard actions.

In the middle of the Recorder application, there are two menus, one is for mouse, and the other is for keyboard configurations:

sub menu items in the recorder application

By enabling each of these options, you can configure the recording process.

number 1 Record Mouse Commands (F11) If this option is enabled, the detailed information of the clicked window or button will also be captured. This information will help the Player application to locate the correct window and button better while executing the macro

number 2 Mouse Events (F11) If this option is enabled, only the X & Y coordinates of the mouse will be recorded, and the Player application will click on those coordinates, regardless of a window being there.

number 3 No Capturing mouse commands (F11) As the name suggests, if this option is enabled, mouse commands will not be recorded.

number 4 Record as Keyboard Commands (F12) If this option is enabled, detailed information on active windows and focused text boxes will be saved along with the keyboard commands. This information will help the Player application to run the macros better and type the saved keyboard commands the same window and box.

number 5 Record as Keyboard Events (F12) If this option is enabled, only the pressed keys will be recorded. When the Player application is executing Keyboard events, it just types the keys and doesn’t care about the active windows or focused text boxes.

number 6 No capturing keyboard Actions (F12) As the name suggests, if this option is enabled, the application will not record keyboard commands

number 7 Mouse Movements By enabling this option, the app will record the movements of your mouse on the screen.