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3 Ways to Record Gameplay on PC

Daisy Raines

Jun 14, 2024 • Filed to: Mirror Phone Solutions • Proven solutions

It’s no secret that game recording programs have taken the gaming industry by storm. Nowadays, if you want to record a particular level of your favorite game, you no longer have to do it with your phone. All you need to record gameplay on PC is a good and easy to use game recording software.

Wide varieties of game recording softwares for PC's are available to choose from in the current gaming market. With me, I have three different PC gaming programs to choose from depending on your preferences. I’m going to illustrate how to record gameplay on PC using these three (3) PC gaming and recording softwares so that you can be in a better position to choose the program that best suits your needs.

Part 1: How to Record Mobile Games on PC Using Wondershare Dr.Fone

If you are looking for the best game recording software for PC, look no further than Wondershare Dr.Fone software. With this program, you can record your favorite games on your mobile and share them amongst your friends. And also, Wondershare Dr.Fone allows you to play the most polular games (like Clash Royale, Clash of Clans, Pokemon ...) on your PC easily and smoothly.

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Wondershare Dr.Fone

Easily record the screen of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod.

  • Simple, safe and fast.
  • Mirror and record mobile gameplay on a larger screen.
  • Record apps, games, and other content from your iPhone.
  • Export HD videos to your computer.
  • Support both jailbroken and non-jailbroken devices.
  • Supports iPhone XS (Max) / iPhone XR / iPhone X / 8 (Plus)/ iPhone 7(Plus)/ iPhone6s(Plus), iPhone SE, iPad and iPod touch that runs iOS 7.1 to iOS 12.New icon
  • Contains both Windows and iOS versions.
Available on: Windows
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How to Record Mobile Games on PC with Wondershare Dr.Fone:

Step 1:Connect to the same local area network (LAN).

Download and install Wondershare Dr.Fone in your PC. Connect your iDevice and your PC to an active WiFi connection and launch the program. Once connected, you will be in a position to see an interface that looks like the screenshot below.

connect to record gameplay on pc

Step 3: Initiate Mirroring

Mirror your iDevice by swiping the screen in an upward motion. You will be in a position to see the screenshot listed below.

Step 4: Launch AirPlay

Tap on the "AirPlay" icon on your right-hand side. A new interface that looks like the screenshot below will open up. Tap on the "iPhone" icon and then tap on the "Done" icon located on your right-hand side.

Step 5: Connect Wondershare Dr.Fone

A new interface with the "Wondershare Dr.Fone" program will be displayed. Tap on it, slide the mirror bar to your right and tap on the "Done" icon.

start to record gameplay on pc

Step 6: Start Recording

A new interface with a red record icon will be displayed. Tap on the button to initiate the recording process. If you want to pause the recording process, tap on the same red icon to pause. That's it. Now you can record your mobile games and watch them later during your leisure time.

recording iOS gameplay on pc recording mobile gameplay on pc

Tips:If you also want to record games on your iPhone, then you can also install Wondershare Dr.Fone App on your device.

Part 2: How to Record PC gameplay on PC Using Movavi Game Capture

The Movavi Game Capture software allows you to capture your favorite gameplay moments with a simple click of a button. Movavi guarantees you a frame rate of up to 60 which loosely translates to high-quality and uninterruptible game recording process. I’m going to show you just how you can record gameplay on PC using Movavi Game Capture software.

Step 1: Download Movavi

Download the Movavi Game Capture software by following this link https://www.movavi.com/support/how-to/how-to-capture-video-games.html. Run the exe.file and install the software on your PC.

Step 2: Launch the Program

Once you have successfully downloaded the software, launch it and click on the "Screencast" icon located on your right-hand side. A drop-down list with three options will open up. Click on the "Capture Game" icon.

start Movavi

Step 3: Record Game

The moment you click on the "Capture Game" icon, the program will automatically switch to the keyboard mode. Launch the game application you want to record and once it’s running, press the F10 button to start the game recording process. If you want to pause the game, press F9 as illustrated in the screenshot below.


Step 4: Save or Convert Your Recorded Game

If you want to save the recorded bit of the game, click on the "Save" icon located on your right-hand side at the bottom of your screen. You can also convert your saved game into different file formats as shown in the screenshot below.

start to record gameplay on iPhone

If you want to share your recorded games, just click on the "Share" icon located next to the "Save" icon and choose from the wide variety of social media sites.

Part 3: How to Record PC Gameplay on PC with An Online Screen Recorder

If you want to record your gaming escapades without necessarily using a game recording software for PC, look no further than the Apowersoft online game recording program. With Apowersoft, I can record, edit and share my gaming screen to the rest of the world. If you are still stranded, and you don’t know how to do it, just follow these simple steps.

Step 1: Download Launcher

With Apowersoft, you don’t have to download the program since this is a free online tool. All you need to download is the launcher. To do this, visit http://www.apowersoft.com/free-online-screen-recorder and click on the "Download Launcher" option. A download request prompt from Windows will be displayed as shown below. Click on the "Save File" and wait for the file to be downloaded.

gameplay recorder Launcher

Step 2: Start Recording

Once the launcher has been downloaded, go back to the Apowersoft web page and click on the "Start Recording" icon. It’s simple as that.

Start Recording

Step 3: Save and Share Files

Once you are done with recording your game, click on the "Save" icon, and you are ready to go. Edit your videos using the inbuilt video editor and upload and share your videos on YouTube and other multiple sites.

Save and Share recording Files

From what we have gathered, we can comfortably conclude that both of these methods are no doubt a must have for each and every avid gamer. Regardless of whether you want to download an entire program or a simple launcher, the fact remains that you can still record gameplay on PC as you wish. All in all, make sure that the method you choose perfectly suits your preferences.

Daisy Raines

Daisy Raines

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