If you’re a creative person or you just appreciate the normal photography, the 2560 x 1600-pixel Retina Display on the MacBook Pro is the thing you’ve been waiting to see on any laptop. It has a very attractive and user-friendly interface. When you are working on your Mac at some point you feel the need to capture your screen. But “Do you know how to record the screen on your Mac?”. You can record your whole screen or drag your mouse to record a specific part. If you have macOS Mojave what can you simply do to capture your screen is to press shift-command-5 and if you don’t have an updated version you can also do it with QuickTime player. 

Screen recording on MAC

How to record the whole MAC screen

  1. Click on the onscreen controls. Now your pointer changes to a camera.
  2. Click anywhere to start recording.
  3. Other then this you can simply use shift + command + 3.
  4. Now find your picture on your desktop and you can trim, share, save or take any action you want.
MAC screen recording Steps

How to record some part of the screen

  1. Click on the onscreen controls. Now your pointer changes to a camera.
  2. Drag your pointer over the area of the screen you want to record.
  3. To start recording, just click on the record.
  4. To stop recording. Click stop on the menu.

Other then this you can simply use shift + command + 4 or press Command-Control-Esc.

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How to record screen using QuickTime Player

The best thing about using QuickTime player is that you don’t need to have macOS Mojave.

  1. Open QuickTime player from the application bar.
  2. Click on “file”. Now click on the new screen record.
  3. You’ll now see the screen recording window.
  4. Now we are ready to record the screen but before doing it we can also change the recording setting using the arrow next to red dot by which we can make our mouse click disappear.
  5. To start recording just click on the record.
  6. To stop recording. Click stop on the menu.
  7. QuickTime also has some advanced features. It automatically opens the recorded video. So that you can trim, share and save the recording.

To cancel the recording you can click on the Esc before clicking on the recording.

Ready to Record your MAC screen?

Now as you know how to record your screen you can enjoy this feature of Mac and share it with your friends. Macs are easy to buy as well as it has a good reputation as it is developed by Apple. If you don’t want to do research and want a good computer then you can blindly trust on Macs. It can easily get repaired as there are many Apple stores available nearby you. 

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Henry Richardson

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  1. Republican Women

    Wow, I didn’t know screen recording MAC screen was this simple. Thanks much. Appreciated.

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