How to record your Android device screen

How to record your Android device screen

Download the Screen Recorder and Video Editor App for Android

Get the Screencast-O-Matic app on Google Play.

Using the Android Screen Recorder: 
You can launch the recorder by using overlay controls, the notification bar, or directly from the Screencast-O-Matic Android App.

Record from the Screencast-O-Matic App:


Tap the red "Rec" button in your app to launch the recorder.  


Here, you can choose to record your screen, camera, or both for picture-in-picture. You can also choose whether you want to capture your microphone, or system audio. 

Recording System Audio requires Android 10 and newer.



Launch the Recorder using Overlay Controls:
This is perfect for fast recording, or for users creating multiple videos
By enabling the overlay controls, you are allowing the Screencast-O-Matic controls to conveniently float over other applications. After enabling, you can turn this option on or off in the Screencast-O-Matic settings.

Click on the Screencast-O-Matic icon to expand the tools. Here, you can launch the recorder. After you begin recording, you can use the overlay controls to pause or stop recording.

You can reposition the overlay controls by holding and dragging the icon around your screen.


Record from Notification Bar:


This is a good option if you want all controls hidden from your videos.
To access Screencast-O-Matic from the notification bar, swipe down from the top of your screen. Here, you can launch the recorder. After you begin recording, you can also use the notification bar to pause or stop the recording.

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