DVDVideoSoft Video Recording

Version 4

    The procedure below describes how to use offline screen recording (provided by DVDVideoSoft) for software troubleshooting.


    1. Download free screen video recorder from DVDVideoSoft homepage from a pc with internet access http://www.dvdvideosoft.com/products/dvd/Free-Screen-Video-Recorder.htm#.Uuj97oc1g-V
    2. click on download
    3. click on save as
    4. store “ FreeScreenVideoRecorder.exe” on USB Stick
    5. Take USB memory stick and plug in into pc where you want to record screen
    6. Click on Open folder to view files; double click on FreeScreenVideoRecorder.exeto run installer
    7. Click on Run when Security Warning occur
    8. Click on Yes to allow program to  run installer
    9. Select language and click on ok
    10. Click on Next
    11. Accept agreement and click on next
    12. Select installation folder and click on next
    13. Click on next for generating a shortcut on desktop
    14. Click on Install to install software on PC
    15. Click on Finish when installation done
    16. Recording Software will launch
    17. Click on Option
    18. Click on Media Formats tab and select Cinepak Codec by Radius and  Video destination folder and then click on ok
    19. Click on Record video from Full Screen
    20. This will start screen recording and window will be closed,
      NOTE: PC will recording now the whole screen and store video on harddrive. This will slow down the computer
    21. Next, perform the software steps you want to record.
    22. Small icon in window bar will indicating recording
    23. Click on icon to stop recording
    24. Video destination folder will be open
    25. A video will takes about 20 MB space  per minute


    So you should  click every 15 minutes on stop recording and then on start recording to generate files with a file size of about 300 MB.


            You can delete all videos except the one when error occurs


    (originally prepared May 2014)