Screen recording on a MacBook Pro laptop is a simple process that can be accomplished using the built-in tools provided by Apple. This feature is particularly useful for creating tutorials, recording gameplay, or capturing a video call. Here's a step-by-step guide on how to screen record on a MacBook Pro laptop.
Firstly, you need to locate the Screenshot Toolbar. This can be done by pressing Command + Shift + 5 on your keyboard. This will bring up a small panel at the bottom of your screen with various options for taking screenshots and recording your screen.
The Screenshot Toolbar has three screen recording options: Record Entire Screen, Record Selected Portion, and Options. If you want to record the entire screen, click on the first button from the left. If you want to record a specific portion of the screen, click on the second button. After clicking on the second button, you will see a dotted line box on your screen. You can adjust the size and position of this box to select the portion of the screen you want to record.
Before you start recording, you might want to check the Options menu. Here, you can choose where to save your screen recording, decide if you want to use a timer, and choose whether or not to record audio. If you want to record audio, make sure the "Microphone" option is checked.
Once you have selected your recording area and adjusted your settings, you can start recording. To do this, click on the "Record" button in the Screenshot Toolbar. As soon as you click this button, your MacBook Pro will start recording everything that happens on your screen.
While recording, you can stop the recording by clicking on the stop button that appears in the menu bar at the top of your screen. Alternatively, you can press Command + Control + Esc on your keyboard. Once you stop the recording, the video file will be automatically saved to the location you chose in the Options menu.
After the recording is saved, you can view it, edit it, or share it. To view the recording, simply go to the location where it was saved and double-click on the file. To edit the recording, you can use Apple's built-in video editing software, iMovie. To share the recording, right-click on the file, select "Share," and choose the method you want to use to share the video.
In conclusion, screen recording on a MacBook Pro is a straightforward process. By using the built-in Screenshot Toolbar, you can easily record your entire screen or a selected portion of it. Remember to adjust your settings in the Options menu before you start recording, and don't forget to stop the recording when you're done.
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.