If you use Skype to keep in touch with others then you undoubtedly already know how versatile it can be. Whether you want to send instant messages, or place voice or video calls – it has everything you need in a simple and easy-to-use package.
That being said if you are placing calls on Skype you’ll notice that there is no way for you to save them. While you can go over your history of instant messages, the most you can do for Skype calls is see the time, date and duration of the call.
Assuming you’d like to be able to refer to your Skype calls later, your best bet is to capture them from your screen using Movavi Screen Capture for Mac. As a screen recorder it is the perfect tool to do so, and it will make it easy to boot.
All you need to do is set up Movavi Screen Capture for Mac to record the area of your screen where the Skype call is located, as well as audio from your speakers and microphone so that you capture both the incoming and outgoing audio. That won’t take long, as you can simply draw a frame over the area you want to record with the mouse cursor, select the window, or use one of the presets that are listed.
To ensure that audio from both your speakers and microphone are recorded, you should check that the appropriate icons for both and make sure they are highlighted. If one is not, you can just click on it and it should immediately be enabled.
If you like you can also adjust the other recording parameters – depending on your needs. Essentially Movavi Screen Capture for Mac will give you full control over the frame rate and audio levels, and will even let you set it up to record keyboard and mouse actions if you choose to do so.
In any case you should have no problem to record Skype calls on Mac with Movavi Screen Capture for Mac. Once you’re done you can save it in a format of your choosing, or use the built-in presets to automatically select the best possible video format and settings for the device or platform you’re using.
It is worth noting that you could choose to just record the voice from your calls and save it as an audio file as well, which may be best when you place voice calls via Skype. At the end of the day it is up to you, but suffice to say Movavi Screen Capture for Mac is versatile enough to suit your needs regardless.