Recording Videos From Websites on Mac with Movavi Screen Capture for Mac

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Videos have become more and more popular, to the point that many websites now have reams of video content. Because these websites tend to serve up their content in the form of online streaming videos however, there often won’t be an option that you can use to save it or watch it offline.

The way to get around this particular problem is by recording the video from the website and then saving it onto your Mac’s hard drive. To do so you’ll need a video recording software for Mac that is capable of screen recording – which is what Movavi Screen Capture for Mac excels at.


To set Movavi Screen Capture for Mac up so that it records a website’s video, all you need to do is:


  1. Launch Movavi Screen Capture for Mac and select ‘Record screen’ in the main menu.
  2. Draw a frame over the video by clicking and dragging the mouse cursor.
  3. Check that the ‘System Audio’ icon is highlighted in green, or click on it once otherwise.
  4. Click ‘REC’ to start recording and play the website video at the same time.
  5. Click ‘Stop’ when the video is done, and ‘Save As’ to save it.


Right before you save your video you will be able to review it and trim out any parts that you don’t need. If you want to trim out a specific part you just need to position the marker in Movavi Screen Capture for Mac and use the ‘scissors’ icon to split the video, then select the segment and use the ‘trash can’ icon to delete it.


Additionally you may want to explore the other features in Movavi Screen Capture for Mac that will let you schedule your recording, set the frame rate, capture keystrokes, highlight mouse actions, and much more. Another point of interest are the built-in presets that will help you to save your video by automatically using the best possible video format and settings for specific devices.


As you can see Movavi Screen Capture Studio for Mac will let you quickly and easily set up and record videos from any website. With its other features providing you with even more options and making it more convenient to record your videos, you should be able to save any video that you find interesting so that you can watch it whenever suits you best.