How to record UWP Games/Apps in Microsoft Store

Universal Windows Platform (UWP) is an open source API created by Microsoft. It allows developers to create universal games/apps that will potentially run on multiple types of devices. Bandicam 3.2.0 or a higher version allows you to record the Windows Games/Apps (UWP) in Microsoft Store that use the DirectX/OpenGL graphics technologies through the "Game Recording Mode" of Bandicam, so you can record the games/apps in high quality.

Windows games in Microsoft Store, game recording

Enable "Windows Apps (UWP)"

To record the Windows Games/Apps (UWP) through the "Game Recording Mode", start Bandicam -> General -> Advanced -> and check the "Windows Apps (UWP)" option as shown below:

Enable Windows Apps (UWP), How to record Windows games in Microsoft Store

When the game/app is executed, you will see a green-colored number (FPS) and you will be able to record the game in high-quality through the 'Game Recording Mode' of Bandicam. » See more

Bandicam, Record Microsoft Store games, Windows store games

Tip) If you installed Windows to "C drive" and installed Bandicam to "D drive", you will not see the FPS numbers.
To record Windows apps/games in Microsoft Store, you must install Bandicam to "C drive" where you installed your Windows.

A compatibility issue with Windows Apps (UWP) and Origin

Origin is an online gaming platform developed by Electronic Arts. If you enable the "Windows Apps (UWP)" option, Bandicam may not recognize Origin games.

Compatibility issue on Origin

  • 4K Ultra HD video up to 3840x2160
  • Real-time drawing while recording
  • Over 24 hours without stopping