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Screen record in windows 10 for free Using PowerPoint

How to record screen in Windows 10 using PowerPoint. Step by Step guide here!

PowerPoint Screen recording feature

Screen record in windows 10 for free:

There are many paid software that will help you to record screen in windows 10. The obvious problem with this software they are paid and the functionality they provide is also very limited. Windows always lacked a good screen recording software for a long time.

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  1. How to record the screen using PowerPoint.
  2. How to save the screen recording in MP4 format.
  3. Windows 10 Screen recording using PowerPoint.
  4. Verdict. 

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People often use free screen recording software which adds a watermark to the final video output file. People generally do this because they are unaware of the fact that the screen can be recorded using PowerPoint. That is correct! Screen recording is free without even a watermark in PowerPoint.

How to record the screen using PowerPoint:

  1. Open PowerPoint.
    Open PowerPoint
    Open PowerPoint
  2. Go to any presentation type here which choose blank presentation.
    Choose blank presentation
    Choose blank presentation
  3. Click on the Insert tab.
    Insert tab
    Insert tab
  4. The last option is the screen recording option.
  5. Click on the screen recording option.
    Screen recording options
    Screen recording options
  6. Draw a section on the screen to select the area that you want to record.
  7. In our case, we want to record the terminal window.
    select the area to record
    select the area to record
  8. Click on the record button.
  9. Or use the below keyboard shortcut to start recording.
    windows key + shift +r
  10. Use the below keyboard shortcut to stop recording.
    windows key + shift +q
  11. The recorded video will appear on PowerPoint as shown in the image.
    The recorded video
    The recorded video

How to save the recorded screen in MP4 Format:

  1. Click on the file option.
    File menu option
    File menu option
  2. Now click on the export button.
    Click on the export button
    Click on the export button
  3. Click on the create a video option.
    Create a Video option
    Create a Video option
  4. Choose a video resolution.
    Choose a video option
    Choose a video option
  5. Now click on the create video button.
    Create Video button
    Create Video button
  6. Choose a location and then save.
    Choose a location and save
    Choose a location and save

Please note that it will take some time for the video to be saved to the hard disk. Once the video is saved to the disk we can go and open it.

Saving in progress
Saving in progress
The recorded video
The recorded video

Windows 10 screen recording using PowerPoint:

It is clear that we can record the screen using PowerPoint. Many people do not know about this feature and often pay third party software for even basic screen recording. The features of screen recording in windows 10 using PowerPoint is given below.

  1. It is completely free to use if you already own Microsoft office products.
  2. You don’t need to depend on third-party screen recording software.
  3. No watermark in screen recording.
  4. No limit on video length.
  5. Integrated video editing options.
  6. It can apply filters like grey-scale, Sapia, and more.
  7. Tilt or rotate video for dramatic effect.
    Video editing options
    Video editing options

The benefits of the screen recording feature available in PowerPoint are very high. If you do not already know about this feature we highly recommend that you check out right away.

Verdict:

PowerPoint is a very powerful presentation software. But who knew that it also had a screen recording feature that can be very handy.

We see how to record screen using PowerPoint with step by step guide. If you want to know more about this feature please ask us in the comments below.

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