How to Record Your Computer Screen

Under many circumstances, you might need to record computer screen: capture video chats in Skype, record important presentations, record game process, capture the streaming videos and music, save the online training video and more. As these videos and footages are common in our life, so here, we will show you the simplest way to record your screen with the best Aiseesoft Screen Recorder.

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How to record screen on Windows 7/8/10? Many people may ask such questions like "How to record my screen of Windows computer?" on Yahoo answer, reddit and other forums. With the best Aiseesoft Windows Screen Recorder, you are able to record your screen and anything showing on your computer.

Free download and try this Video & Audio Desktop Screen Recording software on your computer, and begin to record your screen at once! You should know that, this software is a Windows Screen Recorder, that is, you can only record screen on Windows computer. Keep reading to learn more about how to record video on PC.

How to record your screen of Windows computer?

1. Install Aiseesoft Screen Recorder

After downloading this desktop recorder on your computer, you can install and launch it with double clicks.

2. Select the recording area on your computer

Before recording games, Skype chats, streaming videos or some other meeting videos with this screen capture software, you should adjust the recording area first. With this Screen Recorder, you are able to choose the full screen or custom the recording area by yourself.

3. Set the audio

If you are going to record a video conference, or record the Skype chat, you may need to select both system audio and the microphone. Click the system audio and microphone to make sure the checkmarks appear.

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If you are going to save streaming video from YouTube, the music videos, online movies, Netflix or some other sites else, you need to select the system audio and turn off the microphone. Why? Because the noise around will reduce the quality of your video and affect the video effect.

Alternatively, Screen Recorder can be as the webcam recorder to capture video with your web camera. More amazingly, this software supports multi-monitor recording. That means, if you have one more monitor, you can switch to take record on different monitor. So you can capture music for one second, and then switch to another computer for gameplay recording.

4. Record the desktop screen with this professional Video Recorder

After setting the recording area and audio, you need to open the window which you want to record. For example, if you want to record Netflix videos, you should open the certain video link, and select the recording video area, then click REC on the right side of this video screen capture to begin recording.

5. Make settings before recording video

Click "Settings" in the main interface to make recording settings before capturing videos. Here you could choose location for saving output video and screenshots in "General". For "Shortcuts", you are allowed to set the hotkeys to start/stop capture, pause/resume capture and take a screenshot. If your hotkeys are used by other applications on your PC, you can change them here for easy use. Definitely, you are capable of using the screenshot button in the preview window to take a screenshot. Definetly, You are also able to choose output format, WMV or mp4, video codec, video quality and set audio preferences as you like.

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Now you have finished the screen recording process with this desktop recorder. If you want to view the recorded video with other video/audio formats, you are able to convert the WMV video to other video formats such as MP4, MOV, and audio formats such as MP3, AAC with Video Converter Ultimate.

You can learn the steps from the video below:

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