Capture screen with Windows 10
if you were following our articles you are aware that Windows 10 has a build-in-game mode that you can summon
by pressing ⊞ WINDOWS + G. But did you know that you can use this to capture and record your screen?
Hello and welcome to another great tutorial about how to get the maximum out of your Windows 10, today our topic will be recording your screen using Windows 10 game mode.
- In order to start recording first, we need to bring game mode by pressing ⊞ WINDOWS + G
- In the Game Bar overlay screen, look for the “Capture” window.
- If you don’t see it, click the Widget menu icon on the left. It looks like several lines with bullet points to their left.
- A drop-down list will appear; click “Capture.” The “Capture” shortcut may also be in the Game Bar toolbar.
- Look for the “Capture” widget window in the overlay. There are four buttons on the Capture widget (from left to right):
- Screenshot: Takes a screenshot of the active window.
- Record last 30 seconds: Creates a recording of the previous 30 seconds.
- Start recording: Starts recording your active window.
- Turn on the mic while recording: If this option is enabled, Windows 10 will capture audio from your computer’s microphone and include it in the recording.
- You’ll notice text underneath the buttons. This is how you’ll know what the active window is, aka what will be recorded. For example, if you’re browsing the web, it will show the title of the open tab.
- To start recording your screen, you must first decide whether you want to use your mic, which is useful if you’re trying to explain something on the screen.
- Next, simply click the Start Recording button.
- The screen recording will begin, and you’ll see a little toolbar appear in the corner of the screen. It will show the running time of the recording, and it also has buttons to stop recording and toggle the microphone.
- When you’re finished, click the Stop icon to end the recording.
- From the Capture widget, click “Show All Captures” to see your recording.
- Your recording will be at the top of the list. Click the folder icon to see all recordings and screenshots in File Explorer.
- These recordings are stored under your Windows user folder at C:\Users\NAME\Videos\Captures by default.
Congratulations, you have just recorded the screen in Windows 10 all by yourself. If you would like to read more helpful articles and tips about various software and hardware visit errortools.com daily.
Now that’s how you record the screen in Windows 10 on a computer. On the other hand, if your computer is going through some system-related issues that have to get fixed, there is a one-click solution known as Restoro you could check out to resolve them.
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