NCapture for NVivo

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What is NCapture?
NCapture is a browser extension designed to help researchers using NVivo software. It enables quick and easy capture of online content such as web pages, online PDFs, and social media posts from platforms like Twitter and Facebook, and import them into NVivo for qualitative or mixed methods research. This tool supports various NVivo releases and has certain restrictions related to YouTube videos or comments which need separate capturing as PDFs.
Users: 300,000+
Rating: 3.23 (40)
Version: (Last updated: 2020-07-13)
Creation date: 2020-07-07
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
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Size: 772.10K
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NCapture is a free web-browser extension that allows you to quickly and easily capture content like web pages, online PDFs, Twitter tweets, and Facebook posts for import into: • The latest release of NVivo – Windows and NVivo – Mac* (released in March 2020) • NVivo 12 for Windows (Pro and Plus) and NVivo 12 for Mac* • NVivo 11 for Windows (Pro and Plus) and NVivo 11 Mac* • NVivo 10 for Windows and NVivo 10.1 (and onwards) for Mac** *YouTube videos or comments can’t be imported as datasets, these need to be captured as PDFs. ** NVivo 10.1 (and onwards) for Mac doesn’t support Facebook or Twitter content captured as datasets, these can be captured as PDFs instead. NCapture allows you to capture: • Web pages and online PDFs • Facebook wall posts and comments • Tweets from Twitter including particular words, phrases or hashtags, or Tweets by a particular user • YouTube videos and comments Learn more about NCapture

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  • When it works it's great for saving documents to use in Nvivo
  • Very helpful and convenient especially with Facebook's API and pairing with NVIVO software
  • The option to format web pages as articles is appreciated
  • Often does not work or capture content as expected
  • Issues with capturing on Mac OS and compatibility problems
  • Clunky interface and lack of clear instructions for use
Most mentioned
  • Issues with capturing content from various platforms like YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook
  • Works great when functional, particularly in conjunction with NVIVO
  • Difficulty installing on multiple devices and problems with finding the download location for captured files
Recent reviews
by Yunus Alamasli Yunus Alamasli, 2021-10-03

takes too much time. I tried to get the comments from youtube. Seems not working. I
by M K M K, 2021-02-09

by Indriati Nurul Indriati Nurul, 2020-07-29
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Risk impact

NCapture is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install NCapture if you trust the publisher.

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