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How to record a live stream

Now you don’t have to worry about missing out on watching your favorite streaming videos live. Be it YouTube live streams, Facebook live streams, or any other online streaming videos, record them all effortlessly in HD to 4K resolution with Vmaker's free live stream recorder.

Disclaimer: Please keep in mind that this guide is intended for personal use only. We do not encourage or support recording copyrighted videos.

How to record a live stream with audio - step by step guide

Step 1

Go to the live stream video that you want to record

You can choose any of your favorite live streams to record.

Live stream recorder

Step 2

Start Vmaker and choose the “Screen” recording mode

Selecting the “Screen” mode ensures that you capture only your screen.

Start Vmaker on your device and choose the “Screen” recording mode

Step 3

Select the size of the screen you want to record

There are three options available to choose from:

  • Full-screen recording: Here you can record your entire screen
  • Record a window: Here you can choose a particular window and record it
  • Custom size: Here you can customize the size or area you want to record
Select the size of the screen you want to record

Step 4

Turn off the external microphone, your system audio will be recorded automatically

Turn off the external microphone audio in order to record your live stream without any external audio or noise. You can also choose to keep your microphone turned on based on your needs.

Turn off the external microphone, your system audio will be recorded automatically

Step 5

Set the resolution of your video for better clarity

You can set the resolution of your video from 360p to 4K HD resolution according to your needs. Select the highest resolution to record your video with better clarity.

Set the resolution of your video for better clarity

Step 6

Click on “Start Recording”

Click the “Start Recording” button or press the hotkey ⌘^1 to start your recording.

Click on “Start Recording”

Step 7

To stop recording click on the red icon or the dock button

Once you finish recording your video will be automatically uploaded to your private cloud account form where you can view, edit, download, and share your videos.

To stop recording click on the red icon or the dock button

Start recording your favorite live streams with Vmaker’s free screen recorder

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Why should you choose Vmaker to capture streaming videos?

  • Unlimited recording limit

    Unlimited recording limit

    With Vmaker’s free screen recorder, you can record unlimited live streams at HD quality for free for lifetime. There is no recording time limit, or watermarks added.

  • Unlimited recording limit
  • Crystal clear recording

    Crystal clear recording

    Vmaker lets you record live streams at the highest clarity of 4K HD resolution, ensuring that your videos are crystal clear.

  • Crystal clear recording
  • Schedule recording

    Schedule recording

    It’s easy to forget to start your recording, which is why you can use Vmaker’s Schedule Recording feature to automatically record streaming videos while you start watching them.

  • Schedule recording
  • Easy storage and sharing

    Easy storage and sharing

    You don’t have to worry about your storage space when recording with Vmaker. All your videos will be securely stored in your private cloud account. To share videos, you just need to copy and send the link.

  • Easy storage and sharing

Best live stream recorder to capture all your streaming videos

Facebook gaming

Facebook gaming

Facebook live

Facebook live

YouTube live

YouTube live

YouTube gaming

YouTube gaming

Instagram live

Instagram live

Reddit live stream

Reddit live stream

LinkedIn live

LinkedIn live

Twitter live

Twitter live

Twitch live

Twitch live

Discord live stream

Discord live stream

Now record unlimited streaming videos with Vmaker’s free live stream recorder

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes. You can use Vmaker on all your computer devices (Desktops, PCs)

You can record almost all the live streams, to name a few you can record Facebook live stream, LinkedIn live stream, YouTube live stream, Periscope, Instagram live stream, Diecast, Panopto, Twitch, Vimeo live stream, Restream, etc.

Vmaker supports both Mac and Windows devices. For Mac, you can use the system app and for Windows, you can use the Chrome plugin.

Yes, you can record both video and audio of your live stream.