How to Grab Video
Do you want to create a video software tutorial or demo presentation to promote your project or website? Or maybe you’d like to make a video short using webcam material? Perhaps you just want to save your favorite online movie to your hard drive?
Screen Capture Studio can do it all! Create video clips while browsing the web, watching online videos, chatting via Skype, or working with a new application.
Download Screen Capture Studio right now and review this guide to learn how to use Movavi’s ultimate video grabbing software.
Step 1: Install the Video Grabber
Once you’ve downloaded the program, install it according to the on-screen instructions.
Step 2: Set the Ripping Parameters
If you need to rip your video at full screen, open the Select Capture Area menu and select your monitor from the Fullscreen section. You can also choose between standard and widescreen formats, and adjust the size of the capture area manually by pulling on the edges of the yellow frame.
Now set the audio preferences. By default, the program captures sound from your output sound device. If you also want to use an input device (microphone or other), click the microphone icon so the green checkmark will appear over it, and make sure you have your device plugged in. Then open the drop-down list under the microphone icon and pick your device name.
For a more informative video, you can ask the program to memorize keyboard and mouse actions. To do this, just click the appropriate buttons in the user interface.
Step 3: Grab Your Video
Now click REC, and the program will start grabbing your video. You can manage the process by clicking the appropriate buttons on the program’s control panel, or use hot keys: in Windows, press F9 to pause/resume the process and F10 to complete it. To take a screenshot, hit F8. If you're a Mac user, press ⌥ ⌘ 1, ⌥ ⌘ 2 and ⌥ ⌘ 3 respectively.
Step 4 (Optional): Edit the Footage
After you’ve finished grabbing your footage, you can click Edit to open the built-in video editor. Now you can add some background music, use various transitions, and even enhance the video quality!
Step 5: Save the Video in Any Popular Format
To save the video, choose one of the presets for formats or devices in the Save as list and click Save.
Screen Capture Studio is the best tool that will help you save any video to your hard disk.
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Disclaimer: Please be aware that Movavi Screen Capture Studio does not allow the capture of copy-protected video and audio.
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