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4 Methods | How to Record a Skype Call Easily

Jane Zhou updated on Dec 11, 2020 to Screen Recording Utility | How-to Articles

Skype is an awesome chat program, and you can make a regular voice call on your phone or computer. Sometimes you may need to record a Skype call to check the information with your cooperative partner or keep the valued moments with your families. But you may find it is a little difficult to do the task with Skype itself.

Hence to record the Skype call easier, we will offer you some wonderful screen recording software on Windows, Mac, or mobile phones in this article, now let's read it together.

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How to Record a Skype Call on Windows 10

The recording feature, built-in Skype, is a simple way to record Skype calls, including on Windows, but has several inconveniences. When you start recording Skype call, a message will pop up to everyone's screen, and if you forgot to download the recording, it would disappear later. So the better choice is to try the comprehensive, while simple and intuitive program EaseUS RecExperts.

This brand new software has tons of useful features, including a Windows screen recorder to capture the full screen, a specific screen or the webcam. It can record system sounds and the narrator's voice with a microphone. You can record the background sounds and a voice from the conversation at the same time.

Furthermore, this wonderful program provides several interesting features:

  • Advanced editing allows you to add texts, lines, arrows, watermarks, and other real-time editing works
  • You can export your recording to YouTube, Vimeo, and other video platforms, as well to download your videos to Google Drive or Dropbox
  • The Zoom function help you to enlarge the recording content
  • Create a scheduled recording task to make Skype record at a specific time automatically

Let's see how easy it is to record a Skype call with EaseUS RecExperts:

Step 1. Start your Skype and EaseUS RecExperts. You can choose what to record – a whole screen, part of the screen only with the Skype conversation, or just the Audio track.

Launch EaseUS RecExperts

Step 2. When you start the call, just click the big Red button "REC", and the program will start recording. 

Record Skype call

Step 3. During the call, you can pause the recording or stop it. Then the application generates an MP3 file, which you can preview, compress, edit, rename, delete. You can also open the folder with all recordings and do the same operations with them.

Record a Skype call on Windows 10

Step 4. Click on the button "Share", you can send the recording to Google Drive, Dropbox, your YouTube or Vimeo account.

Share your recording

How to Record a Skype Call on Mac

Recording Skype video and audio calls on a Mac can be useful and there are a few free options. One of them is to use the native media player on Mac, QuickTime. As convenient and easy-to-use screen recording software, it allows you to capture any part of your screen, record HD video, and audio, and take screenshots any time you like. 

Step 1. Open QuickTime Player and choose File, then New Screen Recording.

Open QuickTime Player

Step 2. A small icon, close to the Record button, shows Built-in Input. Chose "Built-in: Internal microphone"

Record a Skype call on Mac

Step 3. Click the Record button, then click to record the whole screen.

Start recording a Skype call

Step 4. Now you can start your Skype call. When the call is finished, look for the small Stop icon in the Menu bar. Click this to stop the recording.

Save your recording

How to Record a Skype Call on iPhone/Android

There are many applications that can help you record your Skype video call. Now let's see two amazing screen recording applications for Android and iPhone users.

1. Cube Call Recorder

If you use Skype for Android, you can install Cube Call Recorder, which has a free version. Besides recording conventional phone calls, Cube Call Recorder allows you to record calls from Skype, WhatsApp, Facebook. You can choose a manual or automatic call recording. It can also record all your screen activity in just a few simple steps. The recorded call can then be replayed or shared with other people.

Step 1. Install Cube Call Recorder and allow permissions, the app will need to work properly – access to the microphone, recording audio, access to a contact list, etc.

Install application

Step 2. The option to automatically record incoming/outgoing calls, including Skype, is "on" by default. So just tap the icon "mic" to turn recordings on and off.

Set the recrding options

Step 3. Start your Skype call and just click the purple button.

Start to record a Skype call on your Android

Step 4. When you finished the call, a file "Dictaphone record" appears in Cube ACR. You can select it, make comments, share, or delete.

Record a skype call on Android

Download address: https://cubeacr.app/

2. QuickVoice

When it comes to record Skype calls on iPhone, you can use the popular voice recorder QuickVoice. This free application features voice reminders, audio stickies, and audio editor. The latest release allows longer recordings, iCloud Backup, and import new types of audio files. You can transfer the recordings from the iPhone to the Mac computer. The tool isn't quite different from other common tools, but it''s simple to use and the results are good enough.

how to record a Sky call on iPhone

Step 1. Start QuickVoice and it will need access to your contact list. Configure QuickVoice recorder, including the audio level bar. 

Step 2. To begin the recording, just click the well-indicated recording button at the bottom left corner. 

Step 3. The app provides two more important features - "pause" and "resume", accessible by buttons. Many basic recorders lack these features which are useful when recording important files.

Step 4. If you want to transfer your Skype recordings to your Mac, you have to send an email.

Download address: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/quickvoice-recorder/id284675296


No matter whether you opt for a Skype's built-in feature, or decide to give some of the third-party tools, you also can get the detailed guides in this article. 

For Windows users, the brand new application EaseUS RecExperts is highly recommended. It's never been easier to record a Skype call. All you need to do is to choose the option that suits you the most and start recording. You can capture a full screen, a specific screen, or a webcam. You can record the background sounds and Skype conversation simultaneously. Then you can send these recording files directly to GDrive, Dropbox, YouTube, or Vimeo. 

How to Record a Skype call FAQs

1. Can you record a Skype video call?

On Skype, you can record your Skype calls directly in the app. But if want to improve the sound, to record a full screen, you have to try third party applications. 

2. How do you record on Skype?

During your Skype call, click Start recording on your Skype application. A banner will appear in your call letting everyone know you've started recording. After the call, the recording will be posted to your chat and will be available for 30 days.

3. How can I record a Skype call secretly?

To record a call secretly, you'll need third-party software that can either capture your computer's microphone or record the whole screen. Note that this may be illegal depending on where you and the other person are located (depending on the country).

4. How can I record Skype video calls on mobile?

When you start a Skype video call, tap the "+" then tap "Start recording". The call will immediately start recording on your Android. For legal reasons, inform the caller that you are recording before you start recording.

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