How to Record FaceTime Call on Mac OS X Yosemite

Recording the screen of your iPhone on your Mac was never so easy. Earlier you had to rely on third-party apps for being able to do the likewise, however, now with iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, you can easily record video screenshot of your iPhone/iPad on your Mac. Just to make it a bit more intriguing, we are going to show you how to record your FaceTime video call to watch it later.

How to Record FaceTime Call on Mac OS X Yosemite

Sponsored Links

You have such a variety of approaches to communicate these days and those who still use FaceTime have come up with complain that the app does not feel complete. Like every other social network, FaceTime also does not allow you to watch your video calls once you send them. Users need something that can record their video calls made on FaceTime. Well, in that case, we got you covered!

How to Record FaceTime Video Calls on Mac OS X

You can of course record your calls, but before you proceed, let’s just make sure you have all the requirements that will be used in the task. You need to own a Mac running OS X Yosemite, an iPhone running iOS 8 or above and a Lightning / USB cable.

If you’re ready to go, here are the steps you’ll need to go through.

Sponsored Links

Step #1. Connect your iPhone to your Mac via Lightning / USB cable.

Step #2. On your Mac, launch QuickTime by opening the Spotlight and then searching for QuickTime.

Step #3. While in QuickTime, click on FileNew Movie Recording from the Menu Bar.

Click on New Movie Recording from Mac QuickTime

Sponsored Links

Step #4. Click the drop-down alongside the red record button.

Step #5. Select your iPhone as your camera and microphone source.

Select iPhone as Camera and Microphone Source

Step #6. As soon as you receive a call, click the record button on your Mac before accepting the call on your iPhone.

Sponsored Links

Step #7. Once you’re done talking, you can click on record button again to finish.

You can save the video to your desired location and watch it later! To save the video either go to File and click on Save, or alternatively you can press Command + S on your keyboard. Stuck on some step? Get some help in the comments below.

Dhvanesh Adhiyahttps://www.igeeksblog.com
Dhvanesh Adhiya is the founder and editor-in-chief who takes care of audio, visual, and textual contents uploaded on iGeeksBlog.com. He is passionate about wonderful apps that change the way your iPhone interacts in your life.

Latest Articles

Apple iPhones Beat Local Rivals in Sales on Singles’ Day, China

It was a shopping bonanza for singles living in China on November 11th, the day celebrated as Singles' Day. On this day, those who...

29 iPad and iPhone Apps Price Drop – 12 November 2018

What happens when you come to know that one of your favorite iPhone/iPad apps price has just dropped-and available at a huge discount? A...

12 Paid iPad and iPhone Apps Gone Free Today – 12 November 2018

iOS Apps Gone Free TodayWhile there are tons of awesome apps available for free, a number of extraordinary ones come at a certain commercial...

iMessage Waiting for Activation: How to Fix the Issue on iPhone or iPad

Tired of iMessage waiting for activation error in iOS 12, 11, or iOS 10 on iPhone? Or is it just draining the last ounce...