A step-by-step guide on how to screen record on a Mac

Screen-recording is a great way of gathering content for your video. Whether for a training video or to incorporate digital elements into an explainer video, learning how to screen record has been an essential process for us over the year. So how do we do it?

Screen Recording With Audio

One of the great applications to use is Loopback (formerly Soundflower). It’s a fantastic piece of software that let’s the audio output of your computer become an input. Once installed, go to your audio preferences and set your input to Loopback (2 channel).

Screen-Recording with Quicktime Player

Next up, open quick-time player and click file, screen record. Loopback should have your audio setup correctly!

And there you go! Don’t forget to change back your audio input preferences in your preferences panel.