Note: You need Android 5.0 or above to use this.
This project allows you to start and stop capturing video from your Android Devices screen from anywhere.
Because it's using the AutoApps condition, you can send the necessary commands from anywhere. You can do it from a notification in AutoNotification, from your watch with AutoPebble or AutoWear, from another device with AutoRemote, or really any AutoApp that uses this command system.
After the video is captured it is sent to the device used in the task of the "Stop Capture" profile, so change that action to use your own EventGhost or remove it altogether to do a simple local capture.
For example, you could have a keyboard shortcut on your PC that
This would result in you receiving the video file named "test.mp4" on your PC with the result of the capture.
- starts capturing video by sending the "startcapture=:=test" command
- when you're done, send the "stopcapture" command