WEBVTT 1 00:00:04.080 --> 00:00:09.931 In a few easy steps, here's how to use the overlay arrow feature in Screencast-O-Matic. 2 00:00:10.000 --> 00:00:13.744 Choose the section of the vid eo where you want your arrow to appear. 3 00:00:14.760 --> 00:00:21.683 Click the "Tools" menu button and select "Overlay" and then the "Arrow" option OR you can press the "O" key ... 4 00:00:21.683 --> 00:00:22.989 and then the "A" key 5 00:00:24.080 --> 00:00:30.629 Drag and resize the arrow to position it over your video. You can also fine-tune the position by holding down ... 6 00:00:30.629 --> 00:00:36.511 the Ctrl key on Windows or Command Key on Mac, then using the arrow keys to nudge the arrow around ... 7 00:00:36.511 --> 00:00:37.117 the video. 8 00:00:38.800 --> 00:00:44.935 Use the style button to change the color of the arrow, thickness of the arrow or to add a shadow 9 00:00:45.480 --> 00:00:51.021 You can reuse style settings by clicking this button, which will show you a list of previous styles you used ... 10 00:00:51.021 --> 00:00:54.284 so you can easily switch back to a particular style combination. 11 00:00:55.400 --> 00:01:01.037 If you wish to change the opacity of the arrow, you can do that here. 12 00:01:01.120 --> 00:01:06.697 The overlay arrow will have a transition to fade in and out but you can edit the transition here and ... 13 00:01:06.697 --> 00:01:09.007 choose to fad, pop or have no transition. 14 00:01:10.560 --> 00:01:15.443 Once you're finished with overlay arrow, and ready to see it in action, you can preview it by clicking the ... 15 00:01:15.443 --> 00:01:16.466 "Preview" button here. 16 00:01:23.960 --> 00:01:28.135 Once you're ready to commit, press the OK button or the Enter key. 17 00:01:29.640 --> 00:01:36.208 After the overlay arrow is added to your video, a colored span will show on your timeline where the overlay ... 18 00:01:36.208 --> 00:01:42.467 was added. You can edit the overlay by clicking on this spot on the timeline, click this icon, and you ... 19 00:01:42.467 --> 00:01:48.850 will be brought back to the overlay controls. Or you can remove the overlay arrow by clicking this icon. 20 00:01:50.120 --> 00:01:54.120 Create, share and experience video with Screencast-O-Matic!