Computer or phone screen recording may come in handy when you want to do app instructional video tutorials or to record music played on the device itself. How to screen record music can be done using onscreen recorder app, or you can use the screen recorder in the device.
Screen Recording On Different Devices
How to screen record music can be done on different devices. You can use to screen record using the following:
- Android phones
- Windows 10 PC
Screen Record Using Android Devices
Here’s how you can screen record music using different android phones.
- Samsung – On your Samsung device, swipe down from the top of the phone screen to show the quick panel. Then select the screen recorder button to start recording.
- Xiaomi devices – swipe down from the top of the home screen and access quick panel. Select the screen recorder function. Once done, tap the stop icon button to stop recording.
- Oppo devices – Swipe down from the top of the screen to open the phone’s control center and look for the Start Screen Recording option. Tap the icon, and after a 3-second countdown, the screen will start recording. The screen recording maximum limit is 30 minutes.
Screen Record Using iPhone
Here are the easy steps on how to screen record using an iPhone.
Step 1. Open the iPhone’s Setting.
Step 2. Go to Control Center.
Step 3. Select Customize Controls.
Step 4. Look for Screen Recording and tap the green circle next to it.
Step 5. Start recording.
Screen Record Using MacOS
Follow the steps below on how to screen record using macOS.
Step 1. For macOS Mojave, click Command + Shift + 5 to see all the controls to record video and capture still images of your screen. Use onscreen controls to record the entire screen, record a specific part, or if you want to capture a still image of your screen. If your macOS is not updated to Mojave, record the screen using QuickTime Player.
Step 2. If you want ‘Record Entire Screen’ or ‘Record Selected Portion’, select on the Record button that can be seen beside Options.
Step 3. If you have more than one screen, select and hold on the Record button for you to see the option Screen 1 and Screen 2.
Step 4. If you would like to record a portion of the screen, select Record Selected Portion option. You can select the area you want to record before selecting the recording button or drag the box over it.
Screen Record On Windows 10
Here are the easy steps on how to screen record using Windows 10.
Step 1. Press [Windows]+[G] on your keyboard then choose ‘Yes, this is a game‘. It’s ok even if you are not gaming. This is a basic inbuilt tool by Microsoft to record gameplays presented on the screen.
Step 2. Select ‘Start recording‘, or press [Windows]+[Alt]+[R] on the keyboard to start. Use the same shortcut when you finished. In case you can’t find ‘Start recording‘ button, select first on ‘Capture‘.
Step 3. The screen recorded videos will be in MP4 format and will be saved in your Videos/Capture folder. Locate the folder inside the default ‘File Explorer ‘page by navigating ‘This PC > Videos > Captures‘.