Screen recording on an HP Omen 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 HP Omen 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 purposes. To use this tool, you need to ensure that it's enabled on your laptop. To do this, go to the settings menu, select 'Gaming', then 'Xbox Game Bar', and ensure the switch is set to 'On'.
To start recording, press the Windows key + G on your keyboard to open the Xbox Game Bar. A new window will appear with various options. Click on the 'Capture' widget, which looks like a circular camera icon. This will open a new panel with recording controls. Click on the 'Start Recording' button or press Windows key + Alt + R to begin recording. The screen recording will capture everything that happens on your screen until you stop it. To stop recording, you can either press the same keyboard shortcut or click the 'Stop Recording' button on the Game Bar.
The Xbox Game Bar tool records the screen and saves the video in the 'Videos' folder under 'Captures'. You can access this folder to view, edit, or share your screen recording. However, it's important to note that the Xbox Game Bar might not work with every application, especially full-screen games and apps.
If you need more advanced features or if the Xbox Game Bar doesn't work with a specific application, you might want to consider using a third-party screen recording software. There are many options available, but a popular choice is OBS (Open Broadcaster Software). OBS is a free and open-source software that provides more control over the screen recording process.
To use OBS, you'll first need to download and install the software from the official OBS website. Once installed, open OBS and click on the '+' button under 'Sources'. Select 'Display Capture', then 'Create New'. This will capture your entire screen. You can also choose 'Window Capture' if you want to record a specific window.
To start recording, click on 'Start Recording' in the lower-right corner of the OBS window. When you're done, click on 'Stop Recording'. OBS saves your recordings in the default video folder, but you can change this in the settings if you prefer a different location.
In conclusion, screen recording on an HP Omen laptop can be done easily using either the built-in Xbox Game Bar tool or a third-party application like OBS. Both methods have their own advantages, so you can choose the one that best suits your needs.
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.