Game Bar was designed to record games you play directly on your PC or those you stream from an Xbox One, but Game Bar can just as easily capture video of screen activity from your web browser, Microsoft Office applications, and many other programs.
Game Bar is automatically installed in Windows 10, If you haven’t used it yet, it might be worth checking to make sure it’s working — especially before you try to record an important video. You can Make a Windows 10 screen recording without installing any Third Party Software.
How to record your screen on Windows 10 using the Game Bar
The first thing to remember about the Windows 10 Game Bar is that it is designed to work with games . The other quirk about the Windows 10 Game Bar is that all recordings automatically go to a library folder with the name Captures–this is not optional or changeable.
1. Go to the Start Menu
2. Click on the settings icon to open Settings
3. Click on Gaming. And then Click on Game Bar.
The easiest way to open game bar is Using the key combination Windows+G and select Start Recording in the Broadcast & Capture box in the upper-left corner.
Game Bar by default records clips at a standard 30 FPS and audio at 128 kbps but you can configure Game Bar to record clips with much higher quality , using 60 FPS with up 1080p resolution, and 192 kbps for audio quality.
How to record high quality video with the game bar
You can improve Video quality of game bar clips with following steps
1. Use following code to open Game bar settings directly
2. Under “Recorded audio,” use the Audio quality drop-down menu and select 192kbps.
3. Under “Recorded video,” select the 60 FPS option.
4. On “Video quality” select High.
Once you completed the steps, game clips will record in at 60 FPS with the highest video and audio quality.Using higher video and audio quality your computer will require more storage and system resources, which can affect performance.
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