Screen recording on an Acer Swift laptop is a straightforward process that can be accomplished using either built-in tools or third-party applications. This guide will walk you through the steps to screen record on your Acer Swift laptop using both methods.
Firstly, let's discuss the built-in tool for screen recording on Windows 10, which is the Xbox Game Bar. This tool is primarily designed for gamers, but it can also be used for general screen recording. To use this tool, press the Windows key + G on your keyboard. This will open the Xbox Game Bar. If you're using it for the first time, you might need to click on the checkbox that says "Yes, this is a game" to proceed.
Once the Xbox Game Bar is open, you'll see a variety of widgets. Look for the one that says "Capture." In the Capture widget, you'll see a circular record button. Click on this button to start recording your screen. While recording, you can use your laptop as you normally would. When you're done recording, press the Windows key + G again to bring up the Xbox Game Bar, then click on the stop button in the Capture widget. Your screen recording will be saved as a video file in your Videos/Captures folder.
If you want more advanced features, you might prefer to use a third-party application for screen recording. One popular option is OBS Studio, which is free and open-source. To use OBS Studio, you'll first need to download and install it from the OBS Studio website.
After installing OBS Studio, open the application. You'll see a variety of options, but for basic screen recording, you'll primarily need to use the "Sources" box. Click on the plus button in the Sources box, then select "Display Capture." A new window will open; you can simply click "OK" in this window.
Now, you're ready to start recording. Click on the "Start Recording" button in the lower-right corner of the OBS Studio window. When you're done recording, click on the "Stop Recording" button in the same location. Your screen recording will be saved as a video file in the location specified in your OBS Studio settings.
In conclusion, screen recording on an Acer Swift laptop can be accomplished using either the built-in Xbox Game Bar or a third-party application like OBS Studio. Both methods are relatively straightforward, but OBS Studio offers more advanced features for those who need them. Regardless of the method you choose, you'll be able to create screen recordings for a variety of purposes, from creating tutorials to recording video calls.
Recording.new by Tella
Tella's Recording.new offers a complimentary screen capturing tool. With it, you have the option to capture your screen, webcam, or both simultaneously using your browser. If you're using a Samsung laptop, here's your guide:
Open a new tab and head to recording.new
Grant permission for the tool to use your camera and mic
Select "Share screen" and decide which screen you'd like to capture
Initiate the recording
Once you've captured what you need, hit the stop icon
You'll then land on the video's dedicated page to review and distribute its link
To store, modify, or fetch the video, registration with Tella is required.
For a live demo of Recording.new by Tella, check out the video below.