Tutorial How to record iTunes

iTunes Video Recording Sample

This iTunes video was uploaded after being recorded by Bandicam without converting.


  • 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

iTunes Streaming videos Recording - '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 '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 stable operation, Bandicam needs to be run before 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

- Note: Only when the target runs with DirectX/OpenGL technology, will the green number (FPS) be shown. If you can't see the green number, click HERE

ready to record a itunes streaming video - green color

4. Press the 'F12' function key (or the 'Record' button on 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 on Bandicam).

f8 key to pause/resume the recording gameplay

How to Record iTunes Videos - '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. Choose 'Screen Recording' mode.

- The rectangle window will pop up, and you can move and resize the rectangle window.

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. To watch the recorded file, click the 'Open' button under the 'General' tab of Bandicam.

open button to check the recording video file

iTunes Video Recording for advanced users

1. To enhance the recording ability of Bandicam, try the hardware-accelerated H.264 encoder. » more

2. To edit the recorded video, use the 'Sony Vegas/Premiere/Pinnacle' preset. » more

3. To minimize computer lag, reduce the "Video Resolution/Size/FPS/Quality". » more

4. To record / merge the webcam stream within the main video, try the webcam PiP feature. » more

5. To use Mouse Click Effects, check the "Add mouse click / highlight effect" option.

Bandicam Mouse Click Animation mouse click effects

Bandicam offers the best online game recording experience.

When you record the computer screen or Windows applications with Bandicam:

  • You can upload the recorded file to YouTube without converting
  • You can record over 7 days without stopping (AVI 2.0 OpenDML)
  • The recorded file size is smaller (1/5~1/20) than other capture programs.
  • It has less lag than other screen capture programs (Bandicam uses much lower CPU usage).

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