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    Recording your screen

    You can use the screen recording feature to capture videos of what’s happening on your device’s screen. This feature is useful, for example, when you want to create tutorials or record videos of you playing a game on your device. Recorded video clips are automatically saved in Album.

    Shortcuts and folders overview

    Scr sony record screen overview

    1 Minimise/Resume the record screen window
    2 Record your screen
    3 Record your screen when the front camera is activated
    4 Access the screen recording settings
    5 Close the screen recording window

    To record your screen

    1. Press and hold down the power key until a prompt window appears.
    2. Tap Icn sony record screen.
    3. When the record screen window is open, tap Icn sony start record screen. The timer for recording appears.
    4. To stop the screen recording, tap the timer, then tap Icn sony finish record screen.

    To record your screen when the front camera is activated

    1. When the record screen window is open, tap Icn sony front camera record screen to make front camera screen recording window appears.
    2. To start recording your screen and video captured by the front camera, tap Icn sony start record screen.
    3. To stop recording, tap the timer, then tap Icn sony finish record screen.
    4. To deactivate the front camera screen recording window, tap Icn sony front camera record screen.

    Tip

    When the front camera screen recording window opens, drag Icn sony resize front camera window to resize the window, and tap Icn sony record still picture to record a still picture.

    To view the recent screen recordings

    • After your screen recordings finish, drag the status bar downwards, then tap to view the most recent recordings of your screen.

    Tip

    You can also view your screen recordings in the Album application.

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