How to capture screen in HD format
This tutorial is relevant for the Windows version of Movavi Screen Capture.
If you use Mac, please try our Mac OS screen capture
Screen capturing can be used for many reasons: recording webcasts and video game missions, or video chats, creating educational videos for your classroom, or software presentation for your business. But how to record your computer screen in HD format? With Movavi Screen Capture Studio you can record screen in HD format and save your screencasts in MKV, MP4 HQ, AVCHD, and other high resolution formats. This HD video capturing software will help you to edit your recordings, create professional-like video tutorials and screencasts, and then to burn them to DVD.
Don’t hesitate to download Movavi HD screen recorder and try to capture screen in HD right now!
Step 1: Install Screen Capture Studio for HD video recording
Open the file and install the program according to the Installation Wizard. It will take you just a few seconds.
Step 2: Select the Capture Mode and Capture Area
Choose between three capture modes: Screencasts, Online Video, or Games. You can also adjust all recording settings manually. For recording HD video, you’d better choose the highest speed (60 frames per second) and the lowest compression ratio. Please note that you’ll get a big output file; so make sure you have enough free space on a hard drive. You should also select the Capture Area. If you want to record HD video at full screen, select 1280x720 resolution.
Step 3: Start recording your screen
Click REC to start recording your desktop computer screen. Once you’ve captured what you needed, recall the HD capturing software from a system tray and click STOP.
Step 4: Save video in HD format
In a preview window, click the Save to list, go to More presets > HD Video. You will see a wide choice of different HD formats: MPEG4, WMV, MKV, and so on. Choose one of them and click Save. Then wait until your recording is converted.
Now you can go to the Start menu in Windows and run Movavi Video Editor which is a part of Screen Capture Studio package. Use its exporting options to burn the file to DVD, or share it online.
- Capture games, screencasts, online video
- Adjust recording settings
- Save clips in any format
- Share game video online
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