Under many circumstances, you might need to record your 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 computer screen with the best Aiseesoft Screen Recorder.
Step 1 Install Aiseesoft Screen Recorder
After downloading this desktop recorder on your computer, you can install and launch it with double clicks.
Step 2 Select the Recording Area on Your computer
Before recording games, Skype chats, streaming videos or some other meeting videos on your computer, you should adjust the recording area first. With this Screen Recorder, you are able to choose the full screen or custom the capture area by selecting the offered size, or you are able to select area to record by yourself.
You can easily set the output path to save the reordered videos or audio. Go to the "Menu" on the top right corner, click the "Preferences", you can set "Location of Output", "Shortcuts".
Step 3 You can Set the "Capture Time" and "Mouse Highlighting Spotlights"
When you need to recorder a very long video or audio, you can easily set "Stop Capture Time" after a given time. The program will automatically stop to capture the videos when the timer goes off.
This is a very nice freature if you want to make video tutorials. It will record your operations on your PC. To make your video looks clearer and more professional, you can highlight your mouse cursor with customized size and color.
Step 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.
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. 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 the Screen Recorder interface to begin recording.