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Tutorial Video Maker

Create professional and engaging tutorial videos with Synthesia's tutorial video maker. All you need is a browser, some text, and 5 minutes of your time.

  • Create videos in 5 minutes
  • No equipment needed
  • No video editing skills needed
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Turn your Boring Text into Video in 3 Easy Steps

1
Select your AI presenter
Choose from 40+ video avatars or create you own custom avatar. No actors or cameras needed.
2
Type in your script
Just type in your text or simply paste it. We support 60+ languages. No microphone or voiceover needed.
3
Get your AI video
Your AI video will be produced in just a few minutes. Translate, download or stream it after.

How to Create Tutorial Videos in 5 Easy Steps

Step 1: Choose a tutorial video template

Don't know where to start? Use a tutorial video template for inspiration and to give yourself a structural and visual base to build on.

Step 2: Pick an AI presenter

All engaging video tutorials have one thing in common - a human presenter. You can achieve the same effect using a human-like AI presenter to narrate your how-to videos. No cameras needed.

Step 3: Type in your text

Just type or paste your tutorial video script, and our text-to-speech engine will transform it into speech. Did we mention you can do that in 60+ languages?

Step 4: Customize and edit your tutorial video

Even if you started with a tutorial video template, you can customize and edit any element you want. Add text, backgrounds, music, images, transitions, and upload photos and videos. We can go on, but why not just see for yourself?

Step 5: Generate and download

And you're done! Share your new tutorial video with your audience. Stream, download, embed, or share on social media platforms or YouTube - the choice is yours.

Before
  • Text-heavy
  • Difficult to read
  • Basic format
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    Professional-looking video

Learning & Development
Create and localise training videos in 60+ languages, without actors, voiceovers or post-production. Upload them easily to your LMS/LXP.
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Corporate Communications
Turn boring PowerPoints into engaging videos. Create high-quality videos for employee onboarding, meetings, or team updates.
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Explainer Videos
An all-in-one tool for creating explainer videos. Features a screen recorder, text-to-speech engine, AI avatars, templates & more.
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Key Features of our Video Tutorial Maker

50+ video templates

Create video tutorials in just minutes by using our professionally-designed and customizable tutorial video templates. Check out all our templates.

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60+ AI video presenters

Make a tutorial video more engaging by featuring an (almost) human AI presenter. Browse our avatar selection and choose one that fits your video perfectly.

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60+ text-to-speech languages

Communicate with your customers/audience in their native language without speaking it. Create how-to videos in 60+ languages using our text-to-speech software.

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Handy screen recorder tool

Need to create tutorial videos with screen recordings? You can record your screen and edit the video clips using only one tool - Synthesia STUDIO.

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All features

See the overview of all features available in Synthesia STUDIO.
Text to video
Transform simple text into professional-looking video for the first time ever. Videos can be up to 30 minutes long.
60+ Languages
We currently support 60+ different languages. We are constantly adding more accents and voices to the platform. See languages here.
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60+ AI avatars
With Synthesia you have out-of-the-box access to 40+ avatars. We are always adding more presenters to the platform. See them here.
Custom avatars
You can easily create your own presenter. It takes only 5 minutes. This is a paid add-on feature. Read more about it here.
Custom backgrounds
Easily upload any image or video as a background to your videos. Ideal resolution is 1920x1080.
Audio uploads
Record real voice clips and upload them to create video clips with your AI presenter. Only available in the corporate version.
Background music
We have prepared a selection of background music that you can freely add as a background sound to your videos.
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MP4 downloads
Each video comes in Full HD (1920x1080) resolution and you can freely download them from the platform.
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Video sharing pages
Each video gets a dedicated video sharing page. Easily share the video with your colleagues or clients or embed it on your website.
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Multi-slide videos
Combine several Synthesia videos into one video. Now you can create rich slide deck video experiences in just a few minutes.
Update video content
With Synthesia, you can simply duplicate the video, change the text and have an updated version of a video in just a few minutes.
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Add text, images, shapes
Add additional text, image or shape elements to your videos directly in Synthesia. No more annoying switching between different tools.

Synthesia Avatars

Below you can demo the avatars currently available on Synthesia.

Read what our customers say

Sergio V

Synthesia - Rating 5 Stars

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.

Sergio V

Synthesia 5 star rating

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.
Synthesia - Dan

Sergio V

Synthesia 5 star rating

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.
Synthesia - Dan

Sergio V

Synthesia 5 star rating

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.
Synthesia - Dan

Sergio V

Synthesia 5 star rating

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.
Synthesia - Dan

Sergio V

Synthesia 5 star rating

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.
Synthesia - Dan

Sergio V

Synthesia 5 star rating

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.
Synthesia - Dan

Sergio V

Synthesia 5 star rating

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.
Synthesia - Dan

Sergio V

Synthesia 5 star rating

“A great tool to any business”

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.

Jana M

Digital Learning Designer

"Great product with even greater customer support"

Synthesia allows us fast video productions with impressive results. It´s a great problem solver for our internal communication as well as for our training products. Incredibly excited about the excellent customer care.

Jeroen N

CEO

"Easy-to-use and immediate wow-effect"

The fact that you can create a video in multiple languages and change it in a sec after you found a mistake or the information changed is a breeze. We stopped hassling around with making videos, having to take care of background, lighting, multiple runs, editing, etc. This is our way to go now, and we have already had clients wanting to use it for their own business.

Tue S

VP of Customer Experience

"Beautiful and powerful results with little effort"

We have built a training academy for our SaaS product with Synthesia. It currently consist of 39 videos over nine courses. Synthesia has enabled us to iterate extremely quickly on our customer onboarding videos. We even managed to produce 20 professional-looking training videos in just three weeks.

Juri P

Portfolio consultant

"Amazing product for super fast high quality video creation without the hassle of hiring a studio"

Synthesia helps us to create high-quality video's in record-breaking time. With its easy to use interface and the wide range of avatars a wide range of different videos can be created for our e-learnings.

Luis F. G

CEMEX University Manager

"Synthesia is a great resource for Training & Communication initiatives"

At CEMEX University, we're using Synthesia to create explainer videos, where it's just easier, faster, and more cost-effective to use Synthesia than to record an actual person doing the explanation. Their great variety of avatars makes it easy to adapt it to most types of learning or communication initiatives, and the flexibility of producing the content in multiple languages has made Synthesia a go-to resource for many of our new programs.

Jake V

Administrator in Accounting

"Great for training videos!"

We used to hire talent for our training videos. Each time we had to make a change, we had to re-hire talent. We can now re-generate training videos on demand, which means we can deliver our videos faster. We can produce more videos of higher quality.

Frequently asked questions

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between an instructional video, an explainer video, a how-to video, and a tutorial video?

That question almost requires its own blog post and has been debated for a while.

In general, here's how we differentiate the four types:

  • Explainer videos are a type of marketing video, where a company explains its product/service. It's more sales-y in nature than the other three.
  • We see a how-to video and a tutorial video as synonyms - their purpose is to share a step-by-step solution to a problem, e.g. "How to create tutorials" (very meta, we know).
  • Instructional videos are a bit difficult to categorize. In essence, instructional videos do just that - provide instructions. A how-to video is instructional by nature, a training video can be instructional, but isn't always.
Can you make animated videos with Synthesia?

Currently, you can't create animated videos using Synthesia STUDIO. We strive to make video production affordable for everyone, and drawing custom animated characters simply isn't that.

However, you can create a high-quality DIY video online in just minutes, either from scratch or using a professionally-designed template. Customize the template with your background, music, images, shapes, transitions, and video.

Ready to start creating tutorial videos?

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