Screen recording on a Dell XPS laptop can be a useful tool for a variety of reasons. Whether you're creating a tutorial, capturing gameplay, or recording a video call, knowing how to screen record can come in handy. This guide will walk you through the process of screen recording on a Dell XPS laptop.
Before you start, it's important to note that while there are many third-party applications available for screen recording, Windows 10, which is the operating system on most Dell XPS laptops, comes with a built-in screen recording tool. This tool is called the Xbox Game Bar, and it's designed to record gameplay but can be used to record anything on your screen.
To start, you'll need to open the Xbox Game Bar. You can do this by pressing the Windows key + G on your keyboard. This will bring up the Xbox Game Bar overlay. If you've never used the Xbox Game Bar before, you may need to click "Yes, this is a game" to proceed.
Once the Xbox Game Bar is open, you'll see a variety of widgets. The one you're interested in is the one labeled "Capture." If you don't see it, you can bring it up by clicking on the webcam icon in the top bar of the overlay.
In the Capture widget, you'll see a button labeled "Start Recording," or you can start recording by pressing the Windows key + Alt + R on your keyboard. Once you start recording, you'll see a small recording bar with a timer and a stop button. You can use this bar to stop the recording when you're done.
It's important to note that the Xbox Game Bar will record all system sounds by default. If you don't want to record system sounds, you can turn this off in the settings. To access the settings, click on the gear icon in the top bar of the Xbox Game Bar overlay, then click on "Capturing" in the settings menu. From there, you can toggle off "Record audio when I record a game."
Once you've finished recording, your video will be saved in the "Captures" folder in your Videos library. You can access this folder by opening the File Explorer and clicking on "Videos" in the left-hand menu, then "Captures."
In conclusion, screen recording on a Dell XPS laptop is a straightforward process thanks to the built-in Xbox Game Bar tool. With a few simple steps, you can record anything on your screen, whether it's for a tutorial, a gameplay video, or any other purpose.
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.