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Best 4 Free Solutions to Record Google Earth

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

Google Earth is an amazing map application that provides a 3D representation of the earth. Using it, you can move from one place to another place, explore the world and enjoy the cities and landscapes with simple clicks at home. And it would be incredible and cool to record the tour on Google Earth. However, only the paid users can record the tour video from Google Earth. If you are not a paid user and want to record Google Earth, you will find the best solution in this article. Here we list four efficient ways to guide you on how to record Google Earth with detailed tutorials.

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How to Record Google Earth Video with EaseUS RecExperts

EaseUS RecExperts, one of the most popular screen recorders, has a high reputation all over the world. As its name implies, it can capture anything displayed on your Windows PC. It makes it easy and possible to record streaming video, online courses, meetings, etc.. While recording, you can flexibly choose the recorded area, the entire screen, a selected area, or a specific application window.

What's more, it also enables you to record computer audio system, microphone, or both at the same time. If you like to play games, you also can record your favorite gameplay with this best free screen recorder.

More stunning features:

  • The intuitive interface makes it friendly to both beginners and professionals
  • Allow you to record screen, audio, webcam, gameplay, or any other activity on your screen
  • Enable you to set a recording task at a specific time
  • Remove background noise and boost your audio easily
  • Export the recordings with high-quality in more than 10 formats, including MP4, MOV, AVI, and many more
  • Directly share your recorded footage to social media platforms like YouTube and Vimeo

To enjoy all the features mentioned, just click the download button below to install EaseUS RecExperts on your computer.

Step-by-step tutorial to record Google Earth tour with EaseUS RecExperts:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS RecExperts. You can choose one of the four main functions on the main screen. Here you need to click "Record Screen".

mainscreen of EaseUS RecExperts

Step 2. Click "Custom" to select a screen area to record. You may choose "Full Screen", "Selected Region", "Fixed Region", "Locked Window" or to customize window size here. If you want to record the screen and webcam at the same time, make sure you connected a webcam to your computer.

select record area

Step 3. Click "Microphone", and you may choose to record system sound only, record microphone only, record both, or record without audio.

choose microphone

Step 4. Click "REC" to start recording. After recording completed, the videos will be shown on the "Video List".

video list of EaseUS RecExperts

Step 5. Right-click the video recorded, you may preview, compress, edit, share the video, and do more.

edit recorded video

How to Record Google Earth with Built-in Screen Recorder

If you just record video from Google Earth without other needs, you can rely on the built-in screen recording function. It enables you to capture Google Earth with your voice effortlessly.

Steps to record Google Earth with the built-in recorder:

Step 1. Open Google Earth. Then choose Add > Tour and click Record in the bar above the globe.

Step 2. Move to the lower-left corner in the media player and select the Record button to start recording. If you want to add a narration to the video, you also can click the Microphone button to capture your voice.

Step 3. Navigate to the places that you want to visit one by one.

Step 4. When you are going to finish the recording, you can click the Stop button (the same with the Record button) to end the recording.

Step 5. After that, the recorded video will be played in the media player. To save the tour video, click on the Save button.

How to Record Google Earth Video with Other Screen Recorder

There is a lot of other screen recording software that can assist you in capturing video from Google Earth. Want to learn more? Just keep on reading.

1. OBS Studio

OBS Studio is a free and open-source screen recorder, which can be used on Windows, macOS, and Linux systems. Using this free screen recording software, you can create scenes made up of multiple sources including windows captures, images, text, browse, webcams, capture cards, and more. And it can set up an unlimited number of scenes you can switch between seamlessly via custom transitions.

If you record audio with OBS Studio, you can get this job done efficiently, as it offers an intuitive audio mixer with per-source filters such as noise gate, noise suppression, and gain. To record a Google Earth video with OBS Studio, you can check the following tutorials.

How to record Google Earth with OBS

Here's how to record a tour on Google Earth:

Step 1. Download and launch OBS Studio on your computer.

Step 2. Click the "+" button at the bottom of the Sources and select Display Capture followed by the "OK" option.

Step 3. Click on the Settings button to choose the Output tab and select a location to save the recorded videos.

Step 4. Once done, click the Start Recording button at the bottom right to begin recording. When you are done, choose the Stop Recording button to end the recording.

2. Screencapture

Screencapture is a free online screen recorder, which allows you to capture your browse activities or computer desktop easily without installing any third-party software. While recording your screen, it also offers options to capture your webcam, microphone, or add a watermark to the recorded videos. Now take a look at the following tutorials to start recording Google Earth.

Record Google Earth online

Step by step to record Google Earth online:

Step 1. Go to Screencapture's official website and you will see four tabs on the main page: Microphone, Sound, Webcam, Watermark. You can choose any one of them based on your needs.

Step 2. Click the "Start Recording" button, and a new window will appear. Here you can choose all the resources you want to capture: a full screen, an application window, or a Chrome page.

Step 3. When you are ready, choose the "Share" option to start recording Google Earth.

Step 4. Once done, click "Stop Recording". Then you can preview the recorded Google Earth tour. If you are satisfied with it, you can save it to your computer by clicking the "Download" button. Or you can record the Google Earth again by choosing the "New Record" button.


To sum up, you have many easy ways to record video from Google Earth. This post offers you four quick and efficient ways to get this job done.

To capture video from Google Earth without downloading software, the built-in screen recorder and online recording tools are good choices for you. However, they just provide basic screen recording functions. If you want to add content to your video while recording, you can't miss EaseUS RecExperts. It allows you to add text or other elements in the process of recording, and edit the recorded footage by trimming, cutting, and adding Intro after recording. Now download it to explore more amazing functions.

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