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Questions about video recording and screen capture software.

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Why can't I record PvZGW?

I decided to record some PvZGW the other day with Bandicam. My problem I that no window shows up to record on Bandicam even when I select the game multiple times. I have tried restarting Bandicam as ...
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Where does MSI Afterburner store mic audio? [closed]

I recorded some gameplay with MSI afterburner, and I got the video clip, and game audio, but no mic audio. I purposefully unchecked the feature that mixes in mic audio as it mutes the game audio and ...
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How can I record insane action in Minecraft?

I used to make videos which had a lot of system-intensive gameplay, for example, 10,000 TNT exploding at the same time. I used to have a modification that slowed the game down and recorded it frame ...
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Having problem recording screen in DotA 2

Maybe this question doesn't belong here, but please bear with me. I'm unable to record screen using camtasia. The software just records audio not the video. I've tried every option in the recorder, ...
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Why Wont My FPS Go Above 60?

I am playing Minecraft 1.7.4 and just registered the full version of Bandicam. Everything was fine until I noticed my FPS had dropped from an average of 200 to never going above 60. I noticed ...
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How do you film your DS screen?

I've seen lots of gameplays where they are filming just the DS screen, picture below, How?
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What options do I have to record/share VS Recorder Battles in Pokemon X/Y?

I have a few Pokémon battle videos I'd like to share with friends, most of which live out of town so it isn't as simple as passing around the 3DS. I know if some of my friends have Pokemon X/Y, I ...
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How to keep track of interesting clips while recording

I try to record some of my games, such as Diablo III, DayZ and Planetside 2, where the gameplay can be pretty intense at times. I often end up having 3-4hr sessions and equal length videos. Lots of ...
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How can I record demos?

I want to record some of my Source Engine games, but when using Fraps or some third-party recording software, I see screen tears and FPS issues. I have heard of "demos", which is a built-in feature to ...
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Open Broadcaster Software compressing video size

Anyone knows what are the optimal settings for Video Recording using Open Broadcaster Software? Keeping acceptable 720p or 1080p quality but not too big of a file. I've tried recording a 27 minute ...
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Does the Wii U use HDCP copy protection on on games via its HDMI output?

I'd like to record gaming videos via HDMI on the Wii U, so I wonder if its HDMI output is protected by HDCP, which would mean I'd need to use another output method to record. I've googled a bit and ...
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Recording PC gameplay in 1080p

My system build I thought was adequate enough to record most games with great ease, but I'm facing issues. I can record at 720p no problem, any game. I want to be able to record at 1080p, but when I ...
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How can I record gameplay on a Mac?

I can find plenty of information on recording programs for Windows, but information for OSX is much harder to find. What programs are available for recording gameplay on a Mac?
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Minecraft Recording doesn't work

When I try to record minecraft, any software I use produces a video file with the game sounds, but not my voice, and with no actual video, just a blank screen. I have tried many different programs, ...
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Fraps runs fine for an hour or so, then the framerate crashes

Whenever I record footage with Fraps, everything will run silky smooth at 60 fps for about an hour or so, but then the framerate will constantly lag at 1-15 fps. This will happen when playing any ...
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How should I record high-quality video game footage?

How should I record high-quality video game footage off consoles? I am interested in PC and mobile platform recording too. And Secondarily, how can I edit the footage professionally for YouTube ...
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How does one capture gameplay video on PC? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I record demos of my gameplay? How does one capture gameplay video on PC? I am currently playing Skyrim, how can I capture the video of my character? Do I ...
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How can I record gameplay without a dip in framerate?

I use Fraps when recording my gameplays but it chops off like 5-9 FPS and makes the recorded video laggy. Is there any tool I can use to record gameplay without a resulting loss of much FPS? Added ...
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How can I capture video while playing Red Alert 2?

I like FRAPS, but it fails when recording while I play Red Alert 2. During the first American mission the game always crashes at the same second – after Statue of Liberty ruins and Romanov begins to ...
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Recording gameplay from my console

Is there some kind of gadget that allows you to record your gameplay on a console? I have a friend asking me a bunch of questions on Final Fantasy 12 and it would be much easier for me to simply send ...
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How can I make time-lapse videos of my Minecraft creations?

How can I make time-lapses of my Minecraft creations? Ideally I'd like something that can record automatically from a fixed location, either generating a bunch of images (I've got software to stitch ...
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how do you record the audio (what you say & hear) from a gamer headset?

Trying to make a cool Machinima video and I want to record the audio I'm saying and the audio I hear from the gamers I'm playing with. I've found a couple of links but they don't really solve my ...
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What's the best program to use to record Minecraft? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I record demos of my gameplay? I want to record myself playing Minecraft, what program should I use?
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Recording the last minute of ingame footage, how to?

I look for a tool for recording in-game. I want a tool that records all the time but keep only what I asked him to keep. I do a perfect match, I press a button, the system saves my last minute and ...
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Free Screen Recorder for Games? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I record demos of my gameplay? Are there any free screen recorder for games? Camtasia Studio isn't that well optimised and FRAPs is a bit too expensive.
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Transfer video files from xbox 360 and record game footage on xbox 360

I have game footage in Halo reach that I have saved on my console. How can I transfer the videos from my xbox to my PC for further editing? My second question is, how can I record gameplay footage as ...
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How do you capture video of your Wii gameplay?

I'd like to be able to capture video of me playing games on my Wii, especially when getting past tricky levels so I can share my techniques/tricks with others. Obviously, I could just point a camera ...
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How do you capture video of your PS3 gameplay?

I'd like to be able to capture video of me playing games on my PS3, especially when earning difficult trophies, or getting past tricky levels so I can share my techniques/tricks with others. ...
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How can I record myself playing GameCube games on my computer?

I'm wondering specifically for the GameCube, how can I record myself playing. My TV has two interfaces -- RCA sockets and a coax socket. Standard for most TVs, I guess. I currently connect my ...
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Are there ways of recording your game without using the game-playing PC's resources?

This question has been crossposted to Super User. Read the answers → In other words, without using recording software that runs on the same PC playing the game. I've tried using FRAPS in the ...
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What can I do to record videos of me gaming for free? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I record demos of my gameplay? I have looked at a few choices: I liked Fraps, but it's $37 for the full version. dxtory was good but the video quality wasn't ...
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Starcraft 2 replays and screen capture software

I have a few questions: How can I email a Starcraft 2 replay? What can i use to record my computer screen without holding a video recorder in front of it? What is the best deal for a capture card ...
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Anyone know the tools/process used by Starcraft 2 commentators to create the screen recordings of games?

I tried FRAPS which makes great (albeit HUGE) avi files however there tends to be random times (ever 3-6 minutes or so) that the audio will skip/blup or the whole video will freeze for a second or two ...
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How can I capture (high definition) audio and video from my XBox 360?

I'd like to find a gadget to hook up to my Xbox 360/PS3/TV so that I can record high definition videos of gameplay. What should I get?
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How do I take video caps of my XBox 360?

Is there a way to record clips of gameplay / dashboard activity on an XBox 360 for games that don't have a record feature?
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Port recordings from old versions of CSS to newer version

How does one port old recordings to recently patched versions of CSS? (Counter strike source)
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How can I record demos of my gameplay?

I remember seeing a lot of cool Counter Strike videos back in the day. How do you go about recording your gameplay (any game) into an easy to edit format? Do you need special software? How much does ...