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QuickTime Player Tutorial: How to Record Computer Screen AND Webcam (Mac)

September 6, 2019

100 Comments

  • Reply Taiga September 5, 2018 at 10:49 pm

    you are amazing, i just got into editing with using Quicktime Player and iMovie and your videos help me a lot! u explain the stuff so that even the last person on earth understands it. liked and subscribed!

  • Reply EyeOfScrutiny April 17, 2019 at 7:09 am

    This is a great video. Your explanations are supremely clear. Thank you so much.

  • Reply Dan Ordower April 21, 2019 at 4:28 am

    great service to humanity

  • Reply Nelson Marques April 22, 2019 at 2:24 pm

    Very very helpful sir. You just got yourself a subscriber 😉 keep up the awesomeness!

  • Reply Gary Rudman April 26, 2019 at 12:31 am

    Thank you! This was very helpful!

  • Reply Juan Rivera April 26, 2019 at 1:58 pm

    You could use an easy/quick app like "cinch" to automatically stretch out the browser to a full screen view and be able to keep the PIP on "float on top" mode.

  • Reply A Dream LYFE: SURVIVING NARCISSISTIC DECEPTION April 26, 2019 at 6:57 pm

    Awesome! Thx I almost purchased complicated screenflow! Ugh..

  • Reply ِAhmed Ghunaim April 29, 2019 at 3:47 pm

    I like your video very much. You were really funny. Thanks a lot.

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  • Reply xugaoxiang May 3, 2019 at 11:00 am

    Thank you, Michael, your video solve my problems. Your video is great.

  • Reply Pedro Camino May 3, 2019 at 12:26 pm

    Easy! Thank you so much. Liked and subscribed.

  • Reply CN Kids TV May 4, 2019 at 6:40 am

    Thanks so much and now I know how to get a face cam with just quicktime player

  • Reply Philippe Bourque May 4, 2019 at 5:44 pm

    MERCI!

  • Reply Swapnil Butte May 6, 2019 at 5:21 am

    Your video is great & the way you explain is really simple & easy to understand. Thanks.

  • Reply Jessica Eblen May 7, 2019 at 3:10 pm

    YOur awsome keep up the great work!

  • Reply Brian Opalek May 9, 2019 at 6:05 am

    You sir are a pleasure to watch

  • Reply Randy Crafmen May 12, 2019 at 12:57 pm

    How long or how many minutes can you record on your your screen

  • Reply Cassandra Diamond Lavender May 13, 2019 at 5:02 pm

    Gr8 voice and content.

  • Reply michele potter May 14, 2019 at 3:20 pm

    Oh my goodness, your voice and instruction are so clear and easy to listen to. Thank you so much subscribed and liked!

  • Reply Road Films LTD May 14, 2019 at 6:23 pm

    Thank you so much!

  • Reply stemcell hauk May 15, 2019 at 4:15 pm

    Michael Kinney – Video Tips & Tricks
    does this cancel out external noise when doing a screen and audio recording on quicktime? I have dogs and they bark and I can hear them on the finished video sometimes! Thanks

  • Reply SHABA PAPA May 17, 2019 at 2:51 am

    Thank you

  • Reply groovebird May 17, 2019 at 1:01 pm

    Very cool Video. Why do we have to buy camtasia? Whats the difference in order to pay so much money? In this video you show all the things i need to make a good tutorial 🙂

  • Reply The Vaibhav Tiwari Show May 17, 2019 at 8:38 pm

    Its may 2019.i can record screen sound via QuickTime without external software.thanks for the video

  • Reply Aby's supreme May 18, 2019 at 6:32 am

    Thank you so much your amazing

  • Reply c h e r r y May 18, 2019 at 9:10 am

    I tried using ear buds as my microphone because I don’t have one. I recorded my footage but my sound didn’t seem to process so I tried to do it without earphones. It still didn’t want to work

  • Reply Potato Salad May 18, 2019 at 10:40 pm

    Do all type of macs have quick time players and Imovie

  • Reply Spencer Smith May 25, 2019 at 4:32 pm

    Wonderful video. Very helpful. Thank you for your stuff. Subscribed.

  • Reply Cloudy_gacha Studios May 27, 2019 at 11:19 am

    Ur videos help me with my Mac a lot! Thank you

  • Reply viktoria kovalchuk May 27, 2019 at 12:17 pm

    Thank You very much for all Your videos about Imovie, Keynote and Quicktime. I have never used these apps, though I have been using my Mac for a year already! For now I am preparing to start my Youtube chanel and make a video lessons as well. It is so big chance for me to discover Your chanel and Your videos right now!!!! So great way to make videos professionnally and easy and fast! God bless You! Waiting for the new videos!

  • Reply ImTheAsian Yang May 29, 2019 at 2:37 am

    Thanks Man! Now I can record myself speaking French and send it to my French teacher. The struggle is gone

  • Reply Jason Schwarz June 2, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    Very helpful. Thank you.

  • Reply GhostBCfan1 June 2, 2019 at 8:38 pm

    So I’m trying to make reaction videos on YouTube, the problem is on the screen recording, when I record a video and play it back after I’m done recording, the video I recorded is laggy, even through while I was doing the reaction, my video plays fine. My question is, is there a way I can prevent the lag from happening?

  • Reply Jasonplayz June 3, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    Thanks this helped me so much

  • Reply MOB SQUAD June 4, 2019 at 3:58 am

    Had a mac for 5 yrs…used Quicktime hundreds of times…never knew this!! Best video ever!!

  • Reply David James Guidice June 4, 2019 at 9:26 pm

    Thank you for this! Clear and to the point.

  • Reply Mitchell Bercier June 6, 2019 at 1:45 am

    This man is a genius.

  • Reply English Classroom Direct June 6, 2019 at 2:42 am

    Thanks a lot Michael, your tutorial is excellent with very clear and simple instructions. <3

  • Reply Chris C June 7, 2019 at 5:14 pm

    Michael, I can't find any How To on how to record my talking head ON TOP of my tutorial video (made in iMovie for example) WHILE I watch it so I can comment. Can I do this w QT, or is ScreenFlow the best option for these?

  • Reply Tim Jirgenson June 9, 2019 at 12:35 am

    Thanks brother. You’re amazing 👍👍

  • Reply Preacherman Piper June 10, 2019 at 10:46 pm

    Finally someone who is clear and consise and so very helpful. Been needing this info for a long time, Thanks

  • Reply Twin June 18, 2019 at 5:17 am

    Simple and smart! Thank you!

  • Reply Kei Forex June 18, 2019 at 5:27 am

    great tutorial! should have met your video before I tried some paid softwares!

  • Reply Alex Armstrong June 21, 2019 at 11:21 am

    Please why can't I here anything after when I want to watch my record

  • Reply Rayfun Rayan June 21, 2019 at 4:37 pm

    Can u go live

  • Reply R3KT June 22, 2019 at 3:15 am

    Y don’t u use launchpad

  • Reply inquisitormaster hater June 24, 2019 at 4:10 am

    Thank you

  • Reply Space JuiceStar June 24, 2019 at 6:04 am

    Michael, what if I am recording a PC gamings and which you said manually stretch the tab. But I don’t want the extra grey tab on top which it has the extend(green), delate(red) and hide(yellow).

    Btw I am your new subscriber!😁😁

  • Reply Godfather Rules June 24, 2019 at 3:47 pm

    Thanks, Mate, you solved my problem. I hope your channel is a future success.

  • Reply Nitesh Singh June 26, 2019 at 2:45 am

    Great video, Really helpful, Thank you for sharing 🙂

  • Reply VonFN June 26, 2019 at 7:37 pm

    thanks

  • Reply Valeriia Plays June 27, 2019 at 11:36 am

    but… what if you don't have a real microphone?

  • Reply Samantha Lippolis June 27, 2019 at 9:52 pm

    Excellent thank you!

  • Reply Andrew Coulthard June 29, 2019 at 4:35 am

    Really helpful, thank you. Subscribed and I will watch the other vids you have up here.

  • Reply Salome Krishna June 29, 2019 at 5:25 pm

    This helped me
    So much

  • Reply Rideshare Reseller June 30, 2019 at 6:01 am

    Life saver! Simple to the point. You have a Michael Kinney follower!!! Thank you.

  • Reply Klaudia Jurewicz June 30, 2019 at 11:46 pm

    Thank you so much, Michael. Need that tip on how to do the "talking head" recording.

  • Reply Musfique Akhter July 2, 2019 at 12:33 pm

    Thank you for this useful video. I need one more help, How can I use 2 or 3 webcam shots at a time by this quicktime or any other ways? please possible to mention it.

  • Reply BedPat July 4, 2019 at 2:41 pm

    Sir you are amazing! very clear information and easy to understand instruction thank you very and please dont stop making videos like this it helps people like me who are not expert on this matters thanks again.

  • Reply Gordon Bagshaw July 5, 2019 at 6:14 pm

    you sir are a gem for putting this video together. so well explained. thank you for taking the time to share this.

  • Reply Sarah Okafor July 11, 2019 at 10:07 pm

    Your teaching style is so easy to understand, subscribed and I will watch all your video’s 👍🏼

  • Reply Culture of Wellness July 12, 2019 at 5:56 am

    OK, I think I've got this figured out. Thanks for the video!

  • Reply Dave Linabury July 12, 2019 at 3:21 pm

    This was fantastic, Michael! I used your technique for usability testing so I can record the user actions and their expressions.

  • Reply Determined Veteran July 18, 2019 at 4:25 am

    Is it possible to do this with a FaceTime recording ie two you tubers trying to do a collab remotely

  • Reply qariel July 22, 2019 at 5:47 am

    What a phenomenally clear tutorial! I never realized everything I needed to do this was already on my Mac! Thank you so, so much 🙂 Keep it up!

  • Reply Iman July 25, 2019 at 5:15 pm

    YAAAAAAY Thank you for your amazing explanation and guidance on screen recording! This was extremely helpful! Also, you have an amazing voice!

  • Reply Murilo Alves de Almeida Ito July 26, 2019 at 2:42 pm

    Absolutely the definitive video tutorial for this purpose. Thank you so much for helping me with these incredible tips.

  • Reply Melissa De La Paz July 26, 2019 at 9:04 pm

    This was extremely helpful and well explained. Thank you!

  • Reply Janice Reid July 27, 2019 at 3:11 am

    Very easy to follow, thanks much. I especially appreciate your clear enunciation…easy to listen to.

  • Reply Mr. Fox Gaming jr. July 29, 2019 at 3:26 pm

    THANK YOU SO MUCHHHHH

  • Reply Emmy Jewell July 30, 2019 at 3:17 am

    Thank you! This was SO helpful! Amazing video quality, easy and straight forward instructions, no longwinded intro. Liked and subscribed!

  • Reply Inventitious July 30, 2019 at 2:52 pm

    Great Vid Bro Bro! Thank you!

  • Reply Meya’s Coins July 30, 2019 at 9:15 pm

    This is a great tutorial.

  • Reply Johnny Guitar August 1, 2019 at 2:26 am

    Outstanding video! Thank you for the tutorial Michael 🙂

  • Reply Johnny Guitar August 1, 2019 at 2:36 am

    I really like all of your new thumbnails. They're very eye-catching and I think it was worthwhile to update them. Well done 🙂

  • Reply Noodlehead August 1, 2019 at 7:43 pm

    Such an easy to follow tutorial! +1 subscriber

  • Reply deedub760 August 2, 2019 at 7:57 pm

    Great video. Excellent information and very well presented. You didn't waste time on fluff, you just got to it. I also appreciate the level of detail you presented. It was very thorough. Thanks!!!

  • Reply Snap Happy Photography August 3, 2019 at 1:59 am

    My audio gradually went out of sync today…is that because my talking head was doing the audio?

  • Reply Slayer Playez August 4, 2019 at 7:06 pm

    thank you you help me so much you are the best

  • Reply Dan Stephens August 8, 2019 at 4:41 pm

    Thank you for this! It was so helpful.

  • Reply Stan August 10, 2019 at 1:24 am

    Thank you sir, your video is helpful.

  • Reply Sheila Beard August 10, 2019 at 10:39 pm

    You're a great teacher! Voice is pleasant to listen to.

  • Reply Emma Ewing August 13, 2019 at 5:33 pm

    Very helpful…so we can’t play a game and screen record using quick player as it’s full screen. How can I screen record playing Minecraft as well as have my face video active on the screen using a camera and quick player? What’s the easiest way? Thanks

  • Reply Coolboy17 s August 17, 2019 at 10:25 am

    I’m subscribing thanks for helping me

  • Reply Pravesh Kumar August 17, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    Michael you are great!! thanks for such a lovely video.

  • Reply Ilya Kamenshchikov August 18, 2019 at 9:54 am

    Thanks for the red pill, Morpheus!

  • Reply Mister Dixon - PrimeTV August 18, 2019 at 10:00 am

    Thank, very helpful video..

  • Reply Dominicana Duchess August 19, 2019 at 11:10 pm

    Your video was so clear and precise I literally followed through and got it on the first go around! Huge thanks!!!

  • Reply Natalie Castro August 21, 2019 at 8:59 pm

    Very helpful!! Thanks for sharing!!

  • Reply Brave Johnny August 24, 2019 at 12:39 am

    Thank you! Now I can do webcam, thank you for the tutorial and help! 😀

  • Reply JDubs yt August 25, 2019 at 5:11 pm

    really helped

  • Reply Thought Crime August 25, 2019 at 10:49 pm

    Gawd, you're so good, it hurts.

  • Reply Jeff Heinzelman August 26, 2019 at 4:21 pm

    Great tutorial, thank you!

  • Reply Cooper Powers August 26, 2019 at 7:57 pm

    Ack your voice is so nice

  • Reply True Infinite Life August 27, 2019 at 3:42 am

    Thanks!!!

  • Reply StealthCoconut2007 August 28, 2019 at 3:48 pm

    Great vid but I have a problem. Sometimes when I select movie rec and get my FaceCam all set up and where I want it, it gets rid of the option for Screen Rec. Does anyone have any tips on how to overcome this problem?

  • Reply Aakim Beatz August 30, 2019 at 4:49 pm

    thanks for this knowledge 👍🙏🏽🔥

  • Reply heyitsMo2 August 31, 2019 at 2:26 am

    Did you have to us a mic recording this?

  • Reply Tatiana Racheva August 31, 2019 at 10:16 pm

    For sizing windows and snapping them to different parts of the screen, I use Magnet, which was only $1 in the App Store when I bought it a year ago. It's awesome.

  • Reply Julian Langan-Fox September 1, 2019 at 4:15 am

    Outstanding. Thankyou

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