Topic in Brief:
Record FaceTime Calls

Upon the release of Apple’s iPhone, came the release and the rise of the FaceTime application. While the FaceTime app itself has been available to Mac users for some time now, when it hit the iPhone it blew up and became one of the most popular communication apps out there. The best part? It’s completely free. The only catch is that with FaceTime, it’s a lot more difficult to record calls due to it being on a handheld device. So on that note, let’s take a look at how you can easily record FaceTime calls.


iPhone Screen Recorder (Software)

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While there are a wide variety of screen recorders available out there, the iPhone Screen recorder is without a doubt one of the best screen recorders that you can choose. With this recorder, you are provided with all of the tools that you need to produce the best content, at the tip of your fingers. Not only that, but you are also able to connect your Apple device to your computer so that the display shown on your device is also shown on the computer. Not only is this incredibly helpful, it’s pretty cool too! As long as both your device and your PC are connected to the same wireless networks, you’re good to go. On that note, let’s jump right into it.

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Step #1 – Start off by downloading and installed the “iPhone Screen Recorder” accordingly.

Step #2 – Once it has been installed, go ahead and launch it.

Step #3 – Open up the “Options” tab in order to edit the programs settings to your own preferences.

configure settings

Step #4 – Before going further, it’s important to make sure that both your Apple device and computer are connected to the same wireless network.

Step #5 – Swipe upwards from the bottom of your device’s screen and enable the “AirPlay” option.

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Step #6 – You will then be prompted with an icon with the name of your PC on it, tap on that icon which will then enable the screen mirroring process.

Step #7 – Now all you have to do is start a FaceTime call, click on the red recording button, and click the “Stop” button once you’ve finished recording.

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QuickTime (Default App on Mac)



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QuickTime Player is available to everyone, no matter if you have a PC or a Mac computer. While it is more commonly known for being a simple media player, there are several other features. One of these features is its ability to record FaceTime calls.

In order to use QuickTime Player to record FaceTime calls, simply launch the program, click on the “File” option at the top, and click on “New Screen Recording Mode”. A bar will appear on your display. When you believe that you are prepared for your recording simply go ahead and press the “Start” button. Once you are done with recording, click on the “Stop” button. Your recordings will be saved and stored in MOV format.

To make things better, due to how QuickTime Player is the standard media player for Mac computers, compatibility shouldn’t be a concern!


Screen Grabber Pro (Software)

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Screen Grabber Pro is another handy solution for recording FaceTime on your Mac computer. It works as an invidual tool for creating screencasts in three modes: region, full screen, around mouse, audio only and webcam. The region mode is most suitable for FaceTime users, you can easily make "picture in picture" effect and to record the voice of both speakers (or multiple speakers) along with screen. And if you prefer, you could attach annotations or texts onto screen during recording, too. This way empowers you to add comments regarding a meeting, a demonstration or other topics made on FaceTime. When you have done with recording, you can publish the recorded video to 9 video formats for different purposes. You may also utilize the built-in uploader to quickly deliver the video to YouTube channel or your website via FTP. It's valuable for just any kind of screen recording on your Mac.

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