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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.

    Record screen window overview

    Record screen overview

    1 Minimise/Restore the screen recording window
    2 Record your screen
    3 Record your screen when the front camera is activated
    4 Record your screen with/without audio
    5 Access screen recording settings
    6 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. After the screen recording window opens, tap Icn sony start record screen. The record screen function starts and a timer button is displayed.
    4. To stop the recording, tap the timer button, then tap Icn sony finish record screen.

    To record your screen when the front camera is activated

    1. When the screen recording window opens, tap Icn sony front camera record screen. A window opens showing a viewfinder for the front camera.
    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 button, then tap Icn sony finish record screen.
    4. To close the front camera viewfinder window, tap Icn sony front camera record screen close.

    To view recent screen recordings

    1. Double-tap the status bar to display the Notification panel.
    2. Tap the screen recording.

    Tip

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

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