How to record iTunes streaming videos

Bandicam is a popular, easy-to-use and reliable screen recording program. It allows you to record your computer screen, game, or video in high quality with small file size. It is just what you need to deliver software demonstrations and live video tutorials. To record iTunes, use the 'Screen Recording Mode' of Bandicam.


iTunes Video Recording Sampl
  • Source name: itunes_video_recording_sample.avi
    • Video Resolution: 1280*800
    • Video Play Time : 01:15
    • Video File Size : 9.8MB
  • Bandicam Video Format settings: Full size
  • Bandicam Sound Format settings: MPEG-1 L2
  • User Gameplay Video (YouTube): Waiting for your video.




Recording by 'Game Recording' mode

If you can see the green number on a web browser's screen (including iTunes), you can record the video through 'Game Recording' mode.
Please follow the steps below:

  1. Choose the 'Game Recording' mode.

    To record iTunes Streaming videos, you should use 'Game Recording' mode to get the high quality video file

    best game recorder - directx mode

  2. Start iTunes

    Note: For a stable operation, Bandicam needs to be running before starting iTunes

  3. While running a streaming DirectX/OpenGL video, 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 a iTunes streaming video - 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 a iTunes streaming video - red color

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





Recording by 'Screen Recording' mode

If you can't see the green number, you can use 'Screen Recording' mode to record iTunes videos. Please, follow the steps below:

  1. Start Bandicam and choose the 'Rectangle on a screen' mode.

    best video recorder - 'Screen Recording' mode

  2. Adjust the green-edged rectangle on the video and play the iTunes video

  3. Click the ' ● REC ' button or press the 'F12' function key to record.

    iTunes video recording

  4. To stop recording, click the 'Stop ()' button (Hotkey F12).

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

    Bandicam, Recorded videos

More information

iTunes Video 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.