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Either making a screen recording on iOS or granting the Screen Recording permission to apps in macOS

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How do I know where on my desktop videos recorded using the Screenshot Toolbar are stored?

I am attempting to record my screen using the Screenshot Toolbar on my Mac. I know that screen recordings using the Screenshot Toolbar on my Mac are saved on my Desktop, but I do not know where on my ...
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Editing Privacy and Security settings via Terminal commands?

We've recently pushed an update for Teams to my userbase and with the switch from the "Classic" version to the "New" Teams users will need to go into System Settings > Privacy &...
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Is it possible to record a Mac's screen while booting or during the initial set-up?

I am wondering if it is possible to record the screen of a Mac or take screenshots of it during its initial setup phase. I hope to accomplish this with the hardware and not use an external camera or ...
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Is there a way to hide the recording icon on the menu bar?

Using Quick Time Player or the one which shows up on CMD+SHIFT+5 I get the following icon in the menu bar: Is there a way to hide that? If not can you recommend another free software which I can use? ...
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Why is Screen Recording disabled in QuickTime?

Here we see that Movie Recording and Audio Recording are enabled, but New Screen Recording is not. Why would this be? I have stopped/restarted QuickTime several times now and this behavior persists....
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Any way to record the screen of an iPad commanding it with an Apple Pencil and see where it touches?

I have to create a video that is a demonstration on how to draw something on the iPad using Apple Pencil 1. I have tried recording using QuickTime on the Mac and also the screen recording capability ...
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Screen mirroring of selected area in iPhone

Is there any way in iPhone through which only a selected area of iPhone screen is mirrored onto TV unlike Airplay's complete screen mirroring?
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Screen recording stop recording after a few minutes with Quicktime

When recording the screen with Quicktime or other software like Camtasia, the screen gets frozen after a few minutes. I'm recording the second monitor (4k), and after a few minutes of recording, I can ...
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Screen record on iPad with Bluetooth microphone

I am trying to make a video in which I write on a note app and use screen recording to capture it on an iPad Pro. However, the built-in mic makes the audio quality fairly bad, so I am trying to use a ...
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How to change the resolution of screen recording on macOS (i.e. before recording)?

Pressing command + shift + 5 to start a new screen recording brings up a little menu, which has some QuickTime options. But I can't spot any way to reduce the resolution of the recording. I know a way ...
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How can I enable audio recording of keyboard dictation sounds?

I have an irritating problem using iOS 14 keyboard dictation*. So, I've tried to reproduce the problem and record the behaviour using Screen Recorder. My problem is that once the keyboard is listening ...
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How can I delete old screen recordings made by MacOS QuickTime?

Most of the time, I only make screen recordings for temporary use, e.g. when filing a bug report. It often takes several tries to get the recording right. How can I delete the extra recordings that I ...
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How to make iTerm2 record session longer than 2 minutes?

I would like to review my iTerm2 recordings later on for reference, but I find that they only last a maximum of two minutes. Is there an option to make them last for the duration of the entire session,...
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How do I add PenTablet setting and PentabletDriverUX to screen recording in MacOS Catalina? There is no add or minus button there

I tried following some instructions but it is only for browsers like Google Chrome and I can't add PenTablet setting and PentabletDriverUX there.
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Can Mac (Big Sur) System extensions collect data?

I've been meaning to install Blackhole or Background Music or other third party audio driver in order to record audio output while screen recording through QuickTime. What I'm not sure of is whether ...
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How to mirror iPad display to PC to record

I need to put my iPad display onto my PC. By this I mean record or stream iPad footage on software such as OBS or Streamlabs. I have tried several methods such as LonelyScreen, Mirroring360, and even ...
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I lost screen recording in macOS [duplicate]

I recently recorded a session with my dad. I stopped the recording after the session ended (with the setting set to save to Desktop), clicked the icon that appeared on the lower right corner to open ...
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Watched screen recording but it's not saved to the desktop

I recently recorded a session with my dad. I stopped the recording after the session ended (with the setting set to save to Desktop), clicked the icon that appeared on the lower right corner to open ...
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How can I record an app in background

Due to my poor organization I have 2 simultaneous lectures this semester, at this moment I'm following one on Phone and I record the other one with the Mac (Quicktime and Soundflower) Is it possible ...
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Disable Screen Recording prompt from bluetooth game controller (maybe Big Sur only?)

I have an 8bitdo bluetooth controller that I use to play games on my Macbook with the latest Big Sur. I think since the upgrade to Big Sur, sometimes when I am using the controller Mac OS will break ...
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Light weight, free way to record a video with a blurred background using Mac webcam?

When recording a video, sometimes it's preferable to blur the background, especially when working from home or outside the typical office environment. I didn't figure out how to blur the background of ...
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Audio missing in iMovie when importing screen recorded video

I have an iPhone 11 Pro. I've recorded a video using the screen recorder. When I play the video on the iPhone I hear a sound. When I import the video to my Mac and play it on Quicktime, I hear a sound....
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Record a window on macOS

I know how to record a screen on macOS, including the ⌘⇧5 technique and using a third party application. Is there a way of recording a window? I want to write some tutorial material with video. I have ...
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Continue screen recording even after screen turns off

I was screen recording with my iPad Pro and in the middle of it, I accidentally turned off my screen. I finished what I was doing and wanted to stop the screen recording but to my surprise it was ...
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In quitcktime when screen recording is Save the same as Export to 4K?

In order to prepare videos for online sites for courses and youtube, I do fullscreen recording on my mac book pro with the default resolution of: 1440 x 900 I then export as 4k. However, when I do '...
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Is there a way to recover missing or corrupt parts of a mov-file?

I did a screen recording for 30 minutes, but the file only consists of 4 minutes. The thing is, the file is 935 MB, so I expect that the rest of the movie is in there, but something went wrong in the ...
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How to record the sound coming out headphones from iPad pro?

I would like to know If I will be able to record using quick time player or other application you may suggest, both audio and video on my iPad pro with head phones connected !! When headphones are not ...
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QuickTime - Record internal audio and not external audio

My goal is to record my screen with internal audio, but leaving out external audio. I tried solutions with Soundflower software, and it works for the first part. I cannot mute my external audio. Do ...
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Can I directly record a video in iCloud Drive (/Google Drive)?

By record, I mean record a video using the option available in the Control Center. If I am running out of the local storage space, can I record (upload?) directly to the Drive? If not, is there a ...
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Creating a pre-recorded lecture on macOS

I have created a PowerPoint presentation and I want to create a video of me presenting it. I'm looking for a software to make my life easier. The features I'm looking for are: Can record a 25-minute ...
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Adding shortcut for recording entire screen from screenshots app

Is there some way to add or create the shortcut to record the screen instantly? The current way to do it is Cmd+Shift+5 > Click record entire screen > Click anywhere to start. The expected way ...
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Can you record Face and Screen Capture simultaneously as two different video files in iphone

Is there an app that can allow me to record my face and screen capture my iphone simultaneously and have a two separate video files saved? I'm making a reaction video and I need the face reaction as ...
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ScreenFlow won't record screen after transferring data to new MacBook Pro running Catalina

I've just bought a new 16" MacBook Pro and I've transferred all my data, but now ScreenFlow won't record the screen anymore. It must be a permission problem, so I've opened System Preferences >...
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Recently upgraded iPadOS. It seems my ability to screen record is now reduced to 1/5th the duration. Any fixes?

Before the upgrade I was running iOS 12.2.2, which let me record on high quality for two hours of live music or video conferencing without problems (1.5GB was good for for 30 minutes of recording). ...
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Screen recording option is missing from Security&Privacy

I was trying to test Teamviewer and found out that my option to disable/enable screen recording is missing. (see picture) I have tried to reboot but it didn't help. Googling around did not come up ...
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Is there a way to change the output format of the screen recording using terminal?

I'm using macOS Catlalina 10.15.4 (19E287). I have some screen recording to do and I intend to use the build in screen recording with the screenshot app. The problem is I don't want the file to be ...
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screen recordar for old ipad and ios 10.3.3

I have an Ipad from 2013, with what I think is the most updated version possible for it which is IOS 10.3.3. I need to record the screen to have videos of my writting in notability, but unfortunately ...
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How do I configure Screen Recording permission on macOS Catalina?

I'm using macOS Catalina and it's preventing me from sharing my screen in web browsers like Firefox and Chrome, and in other applications too. How do I properly set up permissions so that screen ...
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iOS: can one pause a screen recording for continuing it later?

Can one pause a screen recording and then continue it? There is a related question for macOS. My question is for the default screen-recording of iOS 13. If the answer is negative, is there some free ...
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Start Quicktime Player recording while in Split View mode

I have two apps side by side in Split View mode and would like to record that. Is there a way to start a QuickTime Player recording while being in Split View mode with two apps ?
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Time lapse screen recording for iOS

How can I take a time lapse screen recording on iOS? I want to make a video that shows the behaviour of an app over a long period of time (1-3 hours). I know I can just make a screen recording of the ...
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Is it possible to trim some middle part of a video or screen recording on the iPhone or iPad to upload to YouTube?

I know how to trim start and trim end of a video or screen recording on the iPhone or iPad and upload to YouTube. But what if there are a few seconds in the video showing my user ID and I hope to ...
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Lock Screen Recording In Privacy (System Preferences)

I made a standard account to try to put a password to system preference. When I go to privacy, everything is locked except "Screen Recording". I can change "screen recording" without having to unlock ...
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Mac Catalina And Microsoft Teams Screen Sharing Permissions

I recently updated my MacBook Air OS to Catalina V 10.15.1 and since have issues screen sharing via Teams. When I try to share my screen I get an error prompting me to go to my "Security & ...
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How to record screen with the audio coming from your Mac?

I'm trying to record my screen and the audio only coming from my Mac. When I do a screen recording with quicktime, with audio settings: internal microphone, it records the video but with a lot of ...
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Custom shortcut to pause a QuickTime screen recording? + Pushbutton

I am looking to record my screen using QuickTime on my Mac, but stopping a screen recording requires you to press ALT then click the Pause symbol on the QuickTime window. I would like to know if it ...
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iOS screen recording while using external HDMI/VGA output?

On iOS devices, the screen recording feature does not function when an external HDMI or VGA adapter is connected. My (limited) understanding is that, essentially, iOS uses an AirPlay-like mechanism ...
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How can I record the screen and the rear camera on an iPhone simultaneously?

I've seen many apps that can record the iPhone screen and the front camera (facecam) into a single video. It embeds the facecam into a corner of the iPhone screen recording. I want an app to record ...
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What app does macOS Mojave use for screen recording?

I just upgraded to macOS Mojave on Macbook Air. I press command + shift + 5 on keyboard, it prompts a window where I select part of screen and then I begin recording my screen. The video quality is ...
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How to be more sure or guarantee screen recording will record the audio on iPad / iPhone?

I am using iPad Pro (first gen) with iOS 12.0.1. If I try to record a game, such as Plants vs Zombies using the iOS built in function of screen recording, I found that often there is no audio recorded....
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