How to Record Video Calls on Skype

Skype is multi-platform software that lets you call both audio and video to your friends and family for free. If you have Wi-Fi / Mobile data. You can also use it to call on landline numbers cellular devices if you have Skype data which you can get from here. And now you can record video calls on skype. To learn how you can record your calls on skype please read this article carefully.

With Skype, you can accomplish a lot more. Millions of businesses around the world use Skype as their leading form of communication, sending of instant messages and sharing files on the go.

As Mentioned Skype is multiplatform software, meaning that you can use it on whichever device you please. Be it a Windows PC, a Mac, a Tablet and even your Android Smartphone. And if you pay a little more you can call and even text with Skype, make it your default messaging and calling App.

How to Record Audio and Video Calls?

Skype has added a new feature which helps you to record Calls both video and Audio. The feature is implemented on all the platforms.

Previously to this Third-Party Plugins were used to record video and audio for Skype but not anymore as this piece of software is now inbuilt.

This feature can be used for business meetings, personal safety or just keeping memories of your loved ones on video. You can also download this footage for offline viewing later on. Everyone involved in the video call will be notified about whether the call is being recorded or not.

Anything that you download will be kept on the Skype Cloud server for 30 days after which it will be deleted permanently afterward.

If you want to Record Video call you would need to:

  • Open Skype and Call Someone
  • During the call Click on the + icon for more options
  • On your Desktop PC or Mac Click on Start Recording
  • It will now Start Recording
  • On your Phone, you will press the dotted button and the recording will start
  • Other people will know about the recording.
  • After the call ends, the recording will stay in the text box for a period of 30 days after which it will expire.

How to Save a Call Recording?

On your Desktop click on the three dots for more options and Click on “save to downloads” to directly download the file.

For Mobile, tap on the call and save to automatically download.

How to Share a Call Recording?

Desktop: In the chat click on the call and forward it to the person you want to send it to.

Mobile: On the Mobile tap and hold the call recording select and forward to whichever contact you want to send it to

If you do not like how Skype looks or if you are looking for some other software then look no further we got you covered, here are some of the alternatives for Skype.

  • Google Hangouts
  • ooVoo
  • Viber
  • WhatsApp

Well, that’s that. This is how you can record audio and video call on Skype without the use of any third-party plug-ins. If you still can’t use this feature, please feel free to ask in the comment section. If you find this article helpful, please share this article with your friends and family.

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