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How to Record GoToWebinar Session

Last updated on July 15, 2019 by Trafalgar Law

Attending an important GoToWebinar session and don’t want to miss anything? Now you can easily record and capture the meeting so that you can review everything that has been discussed in the meeting with the professional webinar recorder – Screen Grabber Pro. Other ways are also illustrated. You can read on and find the one that best suits you.

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If you want to host a professional quality webinar on the internet, GoToWebinar may be the perfect solution for you. It offers ultimate security and convenience for groups of people who need to share ideas, communicate and brainstorm together. No matter you’re an attendee or a guest, sometimes you may need to record GoToWebinar to save the important sessions for future reference or share it with people who are absent from the meeting. Luckily, there are many solutions for GoToWebinar recording nowadays and the following are the top 3 methods. Just check to get the best way for you and save GoToWebinar sessions within a few mouse clicks!

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Record GoToWebinar with the Built-in Recorder

gotowebinar logoThe GoToWebinar program itself has recording capabilities for anyone who is running the webinar or viewing it live. It can be highly beneficial to have a recorded file of everything that goes on during the conference. Whoever is running the webinar can ask the attendees questions, run polls, highlight text, add graphical patterns and icons such as arrows and shapes to make things easier to understand. All of these on-the-spot changes can be recorded with GoToWebinar’s specialized application. Simply follow these steps:

Step1 Go to GoToWebinar

To start, click the “Start Recording” button located at the rightmost part of the Screen Sharing panel. Then, visit the GoToWebinar session to record it.

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Step2 Record GoToWebinar session

You can also record your presenter’s webcam by selecting the “Show webcams in the recordings” box inside the GoToWebinar settings. By doing this, it can record the session along with all the viewers and presenters present on that webinar session.

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Free Screen Recorder Online

free screen recorderThough there is a built-in recorder for the GoToWebinar recording, many users want to find a more decent and featured solution to capture GotoWebinar sessions as the built-in one has too many limitations. When it comes to recording GotoWebinar online for free, the Free Screen Recorder Online from AceThinker can be your first option. With it, you can get high definition video output in multiple file formats. And it also allows you to choose the recording mode, audio input and even annotates the screen in real time. Read on to learn how to use this free web-based service to capture GoToWebinar video.

Step1 Open the AceThinker website

When your GoToWebinar meeting window is ready, simply click the “Start” button below and install the launcher to start recording. After doing so, you should a frame of recording along with the floating toolbar.

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Step2 Set recording preferences to your need

Once you open the toolbar, you can then set the recording such as the preferred output video format, audio input source, recording mode, etc. For GoToWebinar recording, the Region is recommended for recording mode where you must highlight the area around the webinar window to be recorded.

Step3 Start and attend your GoToWebinar meeting with recording

When the GoToWebinar meeting begins, just click the “REC” icon to initiate the recording. When the webinar is finished or you want to stop the recording at a point, end it and save the screencast to your computer instantly. This also saves the video file in whatever output folder you specify as the default one. You can click your right mouse button on the name of the item you just recorded and select various abilities from this menu. These include playback, conversion and opening the save location, among others.

Record GoToWebinar

If you’re looking further into task scheduler for arranging your screencast in prior to the meeting, or if you need a file manager to organize the recorded GoToWebinar sessions, you can get the pro version of this screen recorder – Screen Grabber Pro. With this professional screen recorder for Windows/Mac, you can record any activity on your computer screen during the GoToWebinar session, including the file shared by participants. The great task scheduler feature makes it possible to record video from GoToWebinar even when you’re away from the computer.

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CamStudio

camstudio iconAnother tool that can help you record GoToWebinar sessions is CamStudio, a free screen recording software that allows you to capture any on-screen activity, of course including the GoToWebinar meetings. You can save the recorded video in HD AVI or create SWF files for sharing and embedding online. Moreover, a simple editor is offered, letting you add text, shapes, etc. annotations in real time during the recording. Check the steps below to keep a copy of GoToWebinar session with CamStudio.

Step1 Set up the program

Download, install and launch the CamStudio program. The user interface will appear on your screen.

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Step2 Record What You Need

Now open the GoToMeeting session. It’s recommended that you select Region as the recording way and set the recording area with mouse drags. When all are done, click Start Recording to begin. In the end, click the Pause button and then the check icon to stop and save the recorded video. You can then preview the video and save it in the format you prefer.

Mobizen Screen Recorder (Android)

Mobizen Screen Recorder for AndroidTheMobizen Screen Recorder is one of the most popular apps used by Android users. People like the app because of its ability to hide the controls during the live recording, and as usual with other recording apps, a simple touch of a button can start or stop the recording. The app has a user-friendly interface and what makes it so special is its ability to guide you through the next stage as you finish recording; either you continue to watch/edit the video or start another recording. There are basic tools on the app if you are interested in editing the recording. This also includes awesome styles, like adding intros to the video.

du screen recorder interface

There are some cons to the app too. The ads on the app are a little much and could disrupt your recording process a bit. This is understandable, though, because it’s a source of revenue for the developers. Also, the app is not entirely free as some features are marked as premium, and you need to pay before accessing them. However, this premium version has a seven day free trial too. The app is highly secure and comes in different languages, which shows why it is accepted almost everywhere. This app is highly recommended for users who want to experience high-quality screen recording.

DU Recorder for iOS

du screen recorder for ios logoThis ore than enough if you are not doing anything app is one of the highly ranked tools for iOS as it is useful if you want to record what’s going on on the screen of your phone. DU Recorder comes handy when you want to record periods of gaming, sports, or even live shows as they play on the screen. Some people also use it for live streaming. This app gives you a choice to choose the quality you want, share the video created, and of course, it is free of charge (to an extent). In addition to it being free, the app has a video editor where you edit the video to your taste. So you can crop, add audio tracks and text annotations, cut and trim the video too. Another amazing feature is if you want to add audio to the video as you are recording, all it takes is a touch of a button, and the app will add the audio too.

mobizen screen recorder for ios

However, the app is not entirely free as some features which make the app super amazing are locked too. These features which are listed as premium includes broadcast using RTMP format, modifying of the video speed, custom pause pictures, cropping, removal of the watermark, and channel creation for feedback for live streaming, etc. The free version is still more than enough if you are not doing anything serious for the app.

Conclusion

If you just need to make a copy of the Webinar session without caring much about the video quality and format, you can simply use the built-in recorder to capture the video. If you want to save the video in high quality and any preferred format, you can try the second and the third methods. In general, the second option is recommended as the first choice because the functions are versatile enough to meet all your GoToWebinar video recording requirements.

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