How to Free Record a Youtube Video on PC/iOS/Android
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19 January 2018 Jennifer Thatcher Technology Manager of Test Dept.
＂I watched a video on Youtube and want to record the funny clips inside. Is there any methods which can record the clips directly without download the whole video from Youtube?＂
Lots of users have the similar question. In order to record the funny clips on Youtube videos, you can record the video screen directly. Here, we will introduce how to free record a Youtube video on different devices including Windows PC, iOS devices(iPhone & iPad) and Android devices.
Record a Youtube Video on PC
We recommend you to try screen recording software if you want to record Youtube video on PC screen. To be honest, the quality of the recorded video will be the best when comparing with that on mobile and tablets.
Here, we will introduce how to record the Youtube video on PC with free screen recording software – Renee Screen Recorder. With Renee Screen Recorder, you can enable you to record any area of your computer screen with or without sound.
Step 1: Launch Renee Screen Recorder. Set the record target and output location.
Step 2: Besides, you can also make other advanced settings like the output format, quality, resolutions, cursor effects, watermark, etc.
Step 3: After all settings done, please return to the main interface and click “Record”.
If you set the record target is full screen, it will record whole screen. But if you select “User-Defined”, you need to set the record area or set the width and height manually.
Step 4: You can stop or pause the record via hotkeys or the recorder’s interface.
If you want to edit the recorded video such as crop, add watermark, join, merge, etc, you can download the entirely free video editing software – Renee Video Editor!
Record a Youtube Video on iOS Devices
If you iPhone and iPad has upgraded to iOS 11, you can record screen with the built-in screen recording function. Here we will go through about how to make use of the screen recording function on iOS devices. Please note that recording screen with the built-in function of iOS 11 will not record the cursor activity!
Preparation before Recording Screen on iOS Devices
At the first time to make use of the screen recording function on iOS devices, we need to add “Screen Recording” function to “Control Center” in target device.
Step 1: Click “Settings” on the main interface of iOS device. Then please click “Control Center” to add the “Screen Recording” function.
Step 2: Go to “Customize Controls” in “Control Center”. Click “Screen Recording” function to add it to Control Center.
How to Record Screen on iOS Devices
Step 1: You can turn on Youtube video in Youtube APP or Safari. Then please pull up to get into “Control Center”.
Step 2: Please tab the icon to start the recording.
Once the Recording start, the top of the screen will be red.
Step 3: If you want to stop the recording, just tab the red stripe on the top and then click “Stop” on the pop up window.
Record a Youtube Video on Android Devices
For most Android devices, there are no such build-in screen recording function like iPhone. It is necessary to install a screen recording application.
Here is the 3 free methods which can help you record Youtube video on PC, iOS devices and Android devices. All of them are easy to control and do not have any limitation. Now you can enjoy recording Youtube videos on different devices.