Auto Start Recording with Bandicam (Recommended for most users)

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If you use the "Auto Start Recording" function of Bandicam, you can automatically start recording at a specific time.


Auto Start Recording with Windows Task Scheduler (Recommended for advanced users)

If you use "the command line parameters of Bandicam (/record, /stop, /shutdown)" and "Windows Task Scheduler", you can automatically start recording at a specific time on a daily/weekly/monthly schedule.

* How to start recording automatically with Windows Task Scheduler


1. Click on Start, type in "Task" and click "Task Scheduler".

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2. Click "Create Task...", type the name of task such as "Bandicam start recording" and check "Run with highest privileges".

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3. [Triggers] tab: Enter the desired start time of the recording (Select One time, Daily, Weekly or Monthly)

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4. [Actions] tab: Click "Browse..." and select the executable file (C:\Program Files (x86)\Bandicam\bdcam.exe) and then enter "/record" at Add arguments.

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You now have created a Scheduled Task to start recording automatically.

* How to stop recording automatically with Windows Task Scheduler


In the same way as above, create a "Bandicam stop recording" task.

- [General] tab: Type "Bandicam stop recording" + check "Run with highest privileges".
- [Triggers] tab: Enter the desired start time of the recording (Select One time, Daily, Weekly or Monthly)
- [Actions] tab: Select "bdcam.exe" + type "/stop"

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* If you use Windows Task Scheduler like above, you can start and stop recording automatically at any time you want.


* Precautions when using Timer Recording

The "/record" command is available when the Screen Recording Mode (Rectangle on a screen, Fullscreen, or Around mouse) is set.

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If you select the "Fullscreen" menu under the 'Around mouse' mode, you can hide the recording status bar.