How to record Counter-Strike - CS, Counter Strike Online

Counter-Strike: Source on Steam Recording Sample Video

How to record Counter-Strike: Global offensive

To record Counter-Strike: Global offensive, go to the Properties of the game, and enter "-allow_third_party_software" like below: Bandicam, captured videos


Recording Sample Video
  • Title: Bandicam Test On Counter Strike Source [HD]
  • Uploaded by Cruzshinima on Apr 22, 2011
  • Comment: It's basically me testing bandicam recorder on Counter Strike Source
  • This Counter-Strike video was uploaded by Cruzshinima (Bandicam user).
Recording Sample Video

Please follow the steps below to record the Counter-Strike gameplay.

  1. Choose the 'Game Recording' mode.

    It's better to use 'Game Recording' mode to get a high quality video file

    best game recorder - directx mode

  2. Start Counter-Strike game to record.

    Note: For a stable operation, Bandicam needs to be running before starting the Counter-Strike game

  3. While running a game in 'Game Recording' mode, you can see the green number on the screen.

    You can control the FPS (Frames per second) under the 'FPS' tab of Bandicam. If you can't see the green number, visit No FPS on the recording target

    ready to record - green color

  4. Press the 'F12' function key (or the 'Record' button in Bandicam) to start recording.

    f12 key to start/stop the recording gameplay

  5. During recording, the green number (FPS) will change to red.

    recording the target - red color

  6. To stop recording, press the 'F12' function key (or the 'Record' button in Bandicam) again.

  7. Go to 'Home -> Video' to play, edit, or upload the captured videos.

    Bandicam, captured videos

Counter-Strike Game Recording for advanced users

Bandicam offers the best online game recording experience.

When you record online games with Bandicam Game Recorder...

You can upload the recorded file to YouTube WITHOUT CONVERTING.

You can RECORD FOR OVER 7 DAYS without stopping (AVI 2.0 OpenDML).

​​Bandicam produces SMALLER FILE SIZES for recordings, compared to other capture programs.

Bandicam has LESS LAG than other screen capture software, since it uses fewer CPU/GPU/RAM resources.