How to Record Sessions

Last updated on June 1, 2017 by Trafalgar Law

record join me is a popular online meeting service that allows people to have video conferencing meetings with others over the Internet. During the meeting process, whoever is running the meeting can share the computer screen with the rest. The presenter can also add annotations like texts and graphics. If you try to record video session using the built-in recorder, you will be quite disappointed in the video quality. Then is there a way to capture video with high quality? Luckily, there are many screen recording programs that can help you get the recording task done perfectly. Here are some of the top choices that you can try.

Record Session Online for Free

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The first recommended method is to use Free Online Screen Recorder, an entirely free online app that allows you to record whatever appears on your computer screen. Its user-friendly interface and versatile features make it a wonderful option if you want to record on-screen meetings. Multiple recording ways and audio input sources are provided for a better overall recording effect. The output video quality is guaranteed so you don’t need to worry about the video being too blurred. Moreover, you can save the video in a number of formats like MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, etc. so you can virtually play it anywhere you like. After you start the session, simply follow the steps on how to record session to capture the entire thing you need.

  • 1. Navigate to the Free Online Screen Recorder website and click on "Start " to begin the session recording.
  • 2. Select the appropriate audio track that you want to record: either computer sound, external microphone or both. Since you may be participating in the meeting, choosing both is the best option so nothing gets missed.
  • 3. Press "Record" and select either full-screen recording or region recording. The latter requires you to click and drag to designate a particular part of the screen to focus on.
  • 4. When the meeting is done, click on the "Stop" button to finish up and save the video directly to your hard drive. If you wish, you can then upload it directly to YouTube with the included feature.

Capture with Screen Grabber Pro

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Another nice option to record live video session from is Screen Grabber Pro, which offer more functions than the free online version. With it, you can record any activity on the computer screen, including the session. Beside all the features provided by the free online screen recorder, this desktop screen recorder offers a task scheduler that allows you schedule a recording task by presetting the recording time and duration. This feature is quite great when you need to record video while you have no time to be in front of the computer.

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Once you have downloaded and installed the software, launch it and you will see its interface is quite intuitive, making recording videos quite simple. Click the red record button to choose either Full Screen or Region as you need to record the videos. Then select the audio input and video output format for your purpose and then click the Start button to start the recording as soon as it begins. When the recording work is done, you can click Publish (red rectangle) to finalize the screencast.

Record Video Using Bandicam


Bandicam has long been used for recording desktop tutorials, screencasts and even video gaming clips. It allows you to record in high definition as either in AVI or MP4 file format. Audio files are also recorded and saved as WAV files. If you choose to use this program to record your meeting, just follow these simple directions.

Download the Bandicam program and install it. Select the rectangular button and adjust the region of the screen you want to be recorded. The “REC” button starts the recording process and the “Stop” button finishes it. A red frame indicator light appears when the recording is going on.

Record Video from with Ocam Free

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The oCam is 100% free for any amount of screen capturing and recording. This program is exceptionally helpful if you prefer to save your screencasts or videos in multiple formats such as AVI, MOV, MP4 and iOS-MPEG. Using the program is very simple and intuitive.

Once downloaded and installed, click on “Codecs” and select the file format you wish to save it. Next, click on “Sound” and choose the audio file type. Click and drag the recording frame before clicking on the “Record” button to begin. When the meeting is done, simply click on “Stop” and “Open” to navigate to your recorded file.

Trafalgar Law

Trafalgar has reviewed many software solutions in terms of multimedia, working efficiency and communications. He's keen to point out the strengths and weakness of each tool when evaluating them. You can easily find out the best solutions for your needs in his articles regarding screencasts and video downloads. Last updated on June 1, 2017

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