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Screen recording in W10

Postby Dynamic Mike » Tue Jan 12, 2021 1:42 am

Xbox Game Bar. So you never use your PC for Xbox gaming? Me neither, which is why I wasn't aware of this feature. Happened across it by accident but I know people have posted here looking for software for screenshots & short video captures, so I thought I'd share it. It seems to work pretty well for anything (it's really nothing to do with Xbox) & might be useful for tutorials etc. Apologies if I was the only person who didn't know W10 could do this. ... ture-tool/
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Re: Screen recording in W10

Postby Music Wolf » Tue Jan 12, 2021 9:46 am

You certainly weren't the only one who didn't know this.

Thanks for sharing, this could prove to be very useful when I'm trying to remotely guide a few friends who are new to DAW recording.

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Re: Screen recording in W10

Postby matfink » Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:13 am

Worth noting that it records a single window rather then the screen, so will not capture child windows e.g. system context menus etc.
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Re: Screen recording in W10

Postby The Elf » Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:25 am

Useful! :clap: :thumbup:
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Re: Screen recording in W10

Postby blinddrew » Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:55 am

Thank you. :)
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Re: Screen recording in W10

Postby N i g e l » Tue Jan 12, 2021 2:32 pm

I didnt know about that either !

Ive been using OBS studio [open broadcast software] for screen recording
Its a free & opensource download.

Only took a minute to set up the audio & video sources but it has a few other features if you need them like cursor visible/hidden.
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