[Solved] How to Record Ustream Video on Windows and Mac
Ustream is one of the popular live interactive broadcasting platforms. It allows anyone with an internet connection to broadcast and share video streams with friends, family, and fans. Ustream broadcasts range from major political events to concerts or conferences, movie premieres, sporting events, and interactive games.
But every time we want to watch Ustream live, we need to make sure that the internet connection is stable and available. So do you want to play Ustream videos offline and how to save them on your computer? Don't waste your time and see how to record Ustream videos.
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How to Record Ustream Video on Windows 10/8/7
EaseUS RecExperts is a brand new application, which can record your screen easily. As a versatile screen recorder, it can capture online video from different sources with the best quality, including Ustream. Besides that, it allows you to record computer audio, capture webcam, and even record your gameplay to make tutorials. While recording, you can enhance the video with text, lines, arrows, images to explain specific moments from the clip. And, the captured videos can be shared directly to YouTube, Vimeo, and other video platforms.
Powerful features of EaseUS RecExperts:
- Support multiple video and audio formats, bitrates, and codecs
- Export the recorded Ustream video to Google Drive, Dropbox, YouTube, Vimeo, and FTP
- Edit the recorded video by trimming or adding Intro & Outro
- Remove background noise during the Ustream recording, and boost your voice comments
- Offer a special game mode
Let's download EaseUS RecExperts and see how exactly to record a Ustream video with it.
Step 1. Open the web page that contains the video that you want to capture. Then launch EaseUS RecExperts on your computer and click "Record Screen".
Step 2. Click "Full" and choose the "Select region" option to adjust the area of the screen that you want to record. After that, click "Microphone" to select the "System sound" option.
If you need to leave your computer for a while, you can use the capture timer and the program will stop grabbing the video at the designed time. Just click on the "Task Scheduler(OFF)" button to set the start and stop time.
Step 3. Once done, click on the "REC" button to start the recording. While recording the video, you can use the take screenshots, add texts, and highlight the important part of the video. If you like, you also can add arrows, numbering, and something else to your video.
Step 4. Once you have captured the video from the web page, click the "Stop" button. The recorded video will be immediately saved to your computer. Then right-click on the recorded video on the Video list. You can choose to preview, compress, edit, or upload the video directly to sharing media sites like YouTube.
How to Record Ustream Video on Mac
With the free application OBS Studio available for macOS 10.13 and newer, you can record your favorite Ustream video on your computer easily. Also, it provides live streaming during the recording. You can make live streaming on Ustream, Twitch, or YouTube. This lightweight and versatile video capturing software is the go-to solution for many live streamers. Besides live streaming with a camera, you can also use it to stream your desktop, record a video game, or record your computer screen as mp4.
- Enable you to mix your audio in real time to create a dynamic, professional-looking broadcast
- Allow you to stream to multiple destinations including Twitch, Ustream, Hitbox, YouTube Live, and more
- Have full control over the video quality
- Offer various scene transitions for post-production such as "Fade", "Cut", "CloudWipe", and many more
How to use OBS to record a Ustream video:
Step 1. Once you have installed your OBS tool then you need to right-click on its icon and then from drop down menu, select the option to run it as an administrator.
Step 2. Now navigate to the broadcasting settings options.
Step 3. On the new settings window, select your streaming service –Ustream. Then click on the optimize option that is available on the bottom left side of the menu.
Step 4. Once you have completed the above settings then return back to the Ustream dashboard and choose the stream key option. You need to follow the upcoming prompts to get your dedicated streaming code. Now simply copy the received code and paste it into stream key box that is available in broadcast settings window. After this, hit "OK".
How to Record Ustream Video with Chrome Screen Recorder
Whether you're a brand new video creator, you can use Screencastify to capture Ustream videos. Apart from recording videos, you can embed your webcam anywhere in your recording, or narrate with your microphone. You can even record offline (so no internet required). After you've recorded your masterpiece, you can show it to the world. Screencastify makes recordings autosave to your Google Drive, upload directly to YouTube, export as an MP4, animated GIF, or MP3.
- Record, edit, and share HD videos in seconds
- Activate your camera to capture yourself on the screen
- Screencasts are saved to your Google Drive if you selected Drive when installing the extension
Step 1. Search Screencastify in Chrome Web Store and add it to Chrome.
Step 2. If Screencastify has been installed successfully, its icon will appear on the ribbon. Navigate to the video to record and open Screencastify.
Step 3. In Record Screencast, you have to decide the video source and other options. Screencastify supports to record websites and desktop. If you want to record Ustream video, you have to select Tab. Then check the boxes of Microphone and Tab Audio.
Step 4. Play it to capture and click on the Start Recording button in the Record Screencast window.
Step 5. After recording, click on Stop Recording to save the recorded video to your computer.
Based on this article, you might understand how to record Ustream videos in 3 different ways – on Windows and Mac computers, or using a Chrome extension. The methods recommended in this article have their advantages and disadvantages.
Most useful for Windows users is the versatile software EaseUS RecExpert. You can use it to capture your PC screen, webcam, video calls, online games - everything happening on your desktop and audio. You can upload videos to popular platforms like YouTube, Vimeo, and directly download your videos to Google Drive or Dropbox. Moreover, you can records a specific window or program like Ustream, regardless of which applications or programs move in front of it.