Are you looking for a way to record your Mac screen for a tutorial, review, or any other purpose? Fortunately, Apple has made it easy to record your screen on a Mac. In this article, we will guide you on how to record your Mac screen in 2023.
Step 1: Open QuickTime Player
To start, open QuickTime Player, which is a default app on your Mac. You can find it in the Applications folder or by using Spotlight search.
Step 2: Select New Screen Recording
After opening QuickTime Player, select File from the menu bar and choose New Screen Recording.
Step 3: Adjust Screen Recording Settings
A small recording window will appear on your screen. Before recording, click on the arrow next to the record button to adjust the settings. You can choose to record audio, select microphone input, and choose where to save your recording.
Step 4: Start Recording
Once you have adjusted the settings, click on the Record button to start recording your screen. You can choose to record the entire screen or drag to select a portion of the screen.
Step 5: Stop Recording
To stop recording, click on the Stop button in the menu bar or press Command + Control + Esc on your keyboard.
Step 6: Save Recording
After stopping the recording, your video will automatically open in QuickTime Player. You can watch the video, edit it, and save it in your preferred format.
Tips for Screen Recording on Mac
Tip 1: Use Keyboard Shortcuts
To make the screen recording process faster, use keyboard shortcuts. Press Command + Shift + 5 to open the screen recording tool and Command + Shift + 3 to take a screenshot.
Tip 2: Check Recording Quality
Before starting your screen recording, check the quality of your recording. Go to System Preferences > Displays > Scaled and choose the highest resolution for the best quality.
Tip 3: Use External Microphone
If you want to record audio along with your screen recording, use an external microphone for better sound quality.
Recording your screen on a Mac is a great way to share your knowledge, demonstrate a process, or create content. With the easy-to-use QuickTime Player, you can record your screen in just a few simple steps. Follow our guide and tips to create high-quality screen recordings on your Mac in 2023.