Questions about video recording and screen capture software.

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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 ...
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Is it possible to record console gameplay with PC [duplicate]

don't know if I am asking in the right place but would appreciate help, I want to record the gameplay from my sega megadrive and gamecube using a PC.I have the software to screen record my PC screen ...
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Is it possible to record clips less than a minute in length?

Is there any way to get Nvidia ShadowPlay to record clips less than a minute in length?
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ShadowPlay: Not recording (No indicator or “Enable desktop capture” function)

ShadowPlay does not record whatsover. Using the hotkeys will not record or save and I do not have the desktop capture function. Here is a picture
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Can't record game with a supported video card

I have an AMD Radeon HD 7400 M GPU in my laptop, but the Gamebar says my PC doesn't meet the hardware requirements. My guess is that it only recognizes my integrated Intel HD Graphics 3000, which is ...
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ShadowPlay desktop capture resolution failure

I have a nice pair of 4k resolution monitors, but I prefer playing my games in Borderless Windowed mode due to multitasking and frequent need to Alt+Tab. So I have ShadowPlay recording the desktop, ...
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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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I got a random error on OBS, now I can't record my PS4 anymore - how do I fix this?

While capturing I suddenly get this weird error in OBS: I don't know why this keeps happening, but it's really annoying to me because now I can't stream or record anymore.
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Game DVR set to record last 10 minutes but only records the last 34 seconds

So basically I have the game DVR running in the background when I play all of my games, in case I do something epic, I can just hit Alt+Win+G and (supposedly) save the last 10 minutes of gameplay, ...
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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 to enable saving of replay recordings in Campaign

How do I enable recording of replays of Campaign missions in Starcraft 2 (Legacy of the Void). Is that possible? I'm talking about the Observer/replay feature in Starcraft where in records how player ...
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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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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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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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Game capture through Xbox One?

How does one record their gameplay and then post it to YouTube without the use of a capture card? I know there is a way with Windows 10 were you can stream your Xbox One to your Windows 10 PC then ...
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In game client feature for recording Moonlight Blade game play and replay it like DOTA 2 or LoL?

I do not want to use video recording tools like ShadowPlay or FRAPS. I am looking for in game client feature like DOTA 2 has. Moonlight Blade official website: http://wuxia.qq.com/main.shtml
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Several Screen Recording Softwares Tested, All Create Empty Black Frames

I have tested screen recording with Open Broadcaster Software and HyperCam2. Both software have produced full screen videos (HyperCam 2 had better quality, but greater file size using defaults). It ...
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How do I stop the framerate dropping when using Litecam? [closed]

I need help I got a recording program (litecam) to record the binding of isaac rebirth but framerate drops down to at least 5% any help on how to fix this problem would mean the world to me
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Is it possible to record Diablo 2?

I've tried recording Diablo 2 at 30 FPS using Fraps, but all I get is an audio track with no video. Diablo 1 required a mod to record it, so I'm wondering if Diablo 2 requires the same thing or needs ...
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Recording all player interactions for spectating/video recording later in Team Fortress 2?

Short Question: Is it possible to record an entire game/map, in order to 'playback' later, spectate around and record it? Background I have a TF2 cross-office competition coming up that I'm ...
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Is there a way to record my voice when capturing footage?

Is there a way to capture my voice when I press F1 in game to capture footage?
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Recording at 60 FPS

I use Bandicam to record. My game runs at 80+ FPS and I want to record 60 FPS videos. When I start recording, my in-game FPS drops to about 40+ but the recorded file shows 60 FPS. Does my recorded ...
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Can I record with a keyboard on my PS3?

Can I record on my PS3 super slim? If so, can I do it with a keyboard?
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ShadowPlay-How do I use the 3 minute playback feature?

So I just got an awesome clip of pushing my friend off of the Iron Keep Bridge in Dark Souls 2 with the Bone Fist (Probably too late now, but will be remembered). I remembered the 3 minute feature ...
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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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nVidia Shadowplay Error

Alright, when I try to activate/flip the switch for shadowplay in the pop-out box from GeForce Experience, it loads and says it's activating, but nothing changes. In the preferences for shadow play, ...
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Massive FPS Drop in Minecraft when I try to record with OBS

So when I play Minecraft I set the FPS to 60FPS max so I don't get any frame tethering and I'm always on 59/60FPS unless like a nuke goes off or something then I drop down a bit... I use OBS to record ...
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Can't record Old Game with sound with MSI Afterburner

I have an old PC game called Midtown Madness 2, an old 2000 game, that I desperately want to record to make a Machinima. No recording program could record without rendering issues. I tried several ...
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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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How do we record video games on or wii from youtube [closed]

I mean I don't even know how to record consoled video games I am not an Internet expert could someone please tell me how Ty
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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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DxTory recording issue - broken data rate

I am attempting to record a video ( 720px ) at 30 fps. I have recorded videos like this before without any issue, typically getting 60+ fps while recording. Today however I'm getting 7-8 fps. I have ...
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Extracting the speed and location of the car in a recording in Trackmania Nations Forever?

Is there any way to extract the speed and location of the car in a recording in Trackmania Nations Forever? E.g. I have a recording of 30 seconds. From this recording I would like to extract some ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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 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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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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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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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 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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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, ...