How To Screen Record Windows 10 With Sound

Windows 10 Screen Record

Screen recording is an essential tool for creating video tutorials, presentations, and demonstrations. Windows 10 comes with a built-in screen recorder that lets you capture your screen with sound. In this article, we will show you how to screen record Windows 10 with sound.

Step 1: Open the Game Bar

Windows 10 Game Bar

To start the screen recording process, you need to open the Game Bar. To do this, press the Windows key + G. If you have not used the Game Bar before, you will be prompted to enable it. Click on the “Yes, this is a game” box to continue.

Step 2: Start Recording

Windows 10 Game Bar Recording

Once you have the Game Bar open, click on the red record button to start recording. You can also use the Windows key + Alt + R shortcut to start and stop recording.

Step 3: Enable Audio Recording

Windows 10 Audio Recording

By default, the Game Bar does not record audio. To enable audio recording, click on the microphone icon in the Game Bar and turn on the “Record audio” option.

Step 4: Stop Recording

Windows 10 Stop Recording

To stop recording, click on the stop button in the Game Bar or use the Windows key + Alt + R shortcut. Your screen recording will be saved to your Videos/Capture folder.

Step 5: Edit and Share Your Recording

Windows 10 Video Editor

Once you have finished recording, you can use the built-in video editor in Windows 10 to trim and edit your recording. To access the editor, open the Photos app and select the video you want to edit. Click on the “Edit & Create” button and choose “Edit with Photos”. From here, you can trim your video, add music, and apply filters.

Additional Tips

Windows 10 Screen Record Tips

– To get the best quality screen recordings, make sure your computer has enough free disk space and RAM.
– Use a headset or external microphone for better audio quality.
– If you want to record a specific window, use the Windows key + Alt + Print Screen shortcut to capture only that window.
– If you want to record your webcam along with your screen, you can use third-party software like OBS Studio.
– If you want to record gameplay footage, make sure your computer meets the minimum system requirements for the game.


Screen recording is a useful tool for creating video content. With the built-in screen recorder in Windows 10, you can easily capture your screen with sound. Follow the steps above to start recording your screen today!

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