How to record a Zoom meeting

Video conferencing has become an essential part of our lives, connecting us with colleagues and friends even when we’re physically apart. Zoom is a popular platform that allows us to communicate through video calls. With Audials, you can take your Zoom experience to the next level by recording your Zoom meetings. In this guide, we’ll show you how to record a Zoom meeting using Audials, ensuring that you never miss an important discussion or presentation.

Before we begin, it’s crucial to note that recording Zoom meetings without permission is strictly forbidden in most countries. Therefore, always ensure that you have the consent of your communication partners before recording any Zoom call. Respecting privacy and legal regulations is essential when using recording tools.

Important: DMCA 1201 Compliance

The US Copyright Act (DMCA) prohibits the circumvention of “effective protection” of copyright-protected content. Audials Movie and Audials One, the tools presented here, fully comply with these requirements, allowing you to record Zoom meetings while adhering to copyright regulations.

How to Record a Zoom Meeting on a Windows 11/10 PC

Audials Movie is the ideal tool for recording Zoom meetings on your Windows PC. Follow these simple steps to capture and save your Zoom calls as video files.

Step 1: Download and Install Audials Movie, the Zoom Recorder

Download Audials Movie, the Windows software for recording Zoom meetings. It’s free software that doesn’t require registration and can be easily uninstalled if desired. Once installed, launch Audials Movie to begin the recording process.

Step 2: Start the Zoom Meeting in the Zoom App

Switch to the “Video Streaming” section within Audials Movie. Click on the “Zoom” tile and follow the instructions provided in the small recording window that appears. Open the Zoom app and start your video conference. The recording will begin automatically as the video plays. Ensure that your Zoom window is displayed at a sufficient size. The progress of the recording will be displayed in the control window.

Step 3: Audials Movie Saves the Recorded Video

Once the recording of the Zoom meeting is complete, the video will be displayed on the right side of the Audials Movie interface. You can save the video in various formats, including MP4, WMV, AVI, 3GP, and more. Then, play the recorded video using Audials Movie or simply drag and drop the video file into any Windows folder for easy access.

Benefits of Using Audials Movie for Zoom Recording

Audials Movie offers several advantages for recording Zoom meetings and other video sources. First, it comes with preconfigured settings designed to capture and save Zoom video conferences. This makes it incredibly convenient and ensures that you can record your Zoom meetings easily and at any time. Additionally, Audials Movie supports three different streaming methods, allowing you to record videos from various sources with a simple click of the “Other Source/Screen Recording” button.

Audials software has received accolades from trade publications, and its core features are beloved by millions of users worldwide. It offers excellent recording capabilities, convenience, and additional functions at no extra cost.

Recording Zoom Calls on Mobile Devices

If you have the Zoom app installed on your iPhone or Android device, you can record Zoom calls to the cloud. However, there are some restrictions to keep in mind:

  • Local recordings are only permitted on Windows, macOS, and Linux PCs, not on Android and iOS devices.
  • You must be a licensed user and the meeting host.
  • Recording the meeting must be permitted by the host or co-host.

For detailed instructions on the required settings for recording Zoom on mobile devices, you can refer to resources like and In addition, the official Zoom support page also provides comprehensive information on the required settings and guidelines for recording Zoom meetings.

Please Note

Audials AG is an independent software company and is not affiliated with Zoom or the company that owns the trademark rights to Zoom. The information provided here is for compatibility purposes only and should not be considered an endorsement of Audials Software products by any associated third party.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it legal to record Zoom meetings?

Recording Zoom meetings without permission may be prohibited in many countries, as it may infringe upon privacy and copyright laws. Therefore, always ensure that you have the consent of all participants before recording a Zoom meeting.

Can I record Zoom meetings on mobile devices?

While local recordings are only permitted on Windows, macOS, and Linux PCs, you can record Zoom meetings to the cloud using the Zoom app on your iPhone or Android device. However, certain restrictions and requirements exist, such as being a licensed user and obtaining permission from the meeting host.

Are there any other software options for recording Zoom meetings?

Audials Movie is a great option for recording Zoom meetings on Windows PCs. However, there are other screen recording software options available in the market that offer similar capabilities. Therefore, choosing reputable and trustworthy software that complies with copyright regulations and respects user privacy is essential.

Always use recording tools responsibly and adhere to legal and ethical guidelines when recording Zoom meetings or any other video conferences.

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