how to capture streaming video

How to capture online music or chat
and save as MP3?
Try Movavi Screen Capture Studio!

Windows version
Mac version

How to Record Streaming Audio on PC

This tutorial refers to Movavi Screen Capture Studio for Windows.
If you use Mac, please see the relevant guide.

If you are a music lover and/or listen to Internet radio, you’ve probably asked yourself: how can I record online music to listen to it again or share it with my friends? The answer is easier than you might think. You don’t need any special hardware for your computer or expensive software to capture live streams and convert them into audio files.

Movavi Screen Capture Studio will help you record audio from your computer in no time. With this handy streaming audio recorder, you will be able to not only capture audio from the web, but also use it as a system audio and voice recorder. Plus, of course, you can use it as a screen video recorder - its primary function.

Download Movavi Screen Capture Studio, your handy sound recorder for Windows, and check this step-by-step tutorial on how to rip online streaming audio. Go through these steps yourself and grab a few songs from the web right now!

Step 1: Install Movavi’s Program for Sound Capture

After downloading, run the file to install the program and follow the instructions. You’re just a few simple steps away from capturing Internet audio!

Step 2: Set Up Audio Capture

Step 2 - Start using Movavi streaming audio recorder

To capture streaming music or podcasts, run Screen Capture Studio and select Record Audio in the program launch window. In the Audio Capture module, choose your output audio device – headphones or speakers – from the Audio capture device list and specify a new filename and directory to save the recording in. When you’re ready, open the web page containing the desired audio track.

Step 3: Capture and Save the Online Audio Stream

Step 3 - Click the button to record audio from computer

Click Start Capture to begin recording. Whatever you intend to record – Internet radio, a music track from a YouTube clip, or a webcast from a video sharing website – start playback right after pressing the Start Capture button, so you get the audio fully recorded. Once you’ve recorded the desired segment, click Stop Capture. The recording will be saved automatically!

Step 4 (Optional): Trim and Convert Your Recording

Step 4 - Use sound recorder on Windows and save the result

In the Audio Capture window, click Back to Editing and go over to the video editing application, where you can trim any unnecessary parts of the recording and save it in MP3, WAV, or any other audio format.

Awesome! Now you know how to record internet radio and save audio from the website of your choice with Movavi Screen Capture Studio – the best online video/audio downloader for your computer!

Disclaimer: Please be aware that Movavi Screen Capture Studio does not allow capture of copy-protected video and audio streams.

Screen Capture Studio

  • Capture screencasts, online video
  • Record sound from any device
  • Capture the keyboard and mouse actions
  • Edit your footage in the built-in video editor
  • Save video in popular formats
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