Skyrim Screen Recording Tutorial

Before You Begin

Recording your Skyrim gameplay is free and easy with ezvid. Share your unique high level characters, mob smashing, or create videos showing other players how to reach new places.

Setup Skyrim for Screen Capture
    1. Open Skyrim and click Options

Skyrim Options Menu

    1. Set resolution to 1280×720 and Check Windowed Mode

Skyrim Optimized for Capture

    1. Save and Click Play

Skryim Play Button

    1. Press Alt – Tab on your keyboard to return to your desktop

how to alt tab


Start capturing your gameplay
    1. Open ezvid

ezvid icon on desktop

    1. Open Skyrim (if it isn’t already open)
    2. Click the screen recording button

Capture Skyrim with Ezvid

  1. Ezvid is now recording your gameplay!


Stop capturing, and share your video!
    1. On your keyboard press ALT-TAB to get out of Skyrim
    2. Click the stop button in the bottom left

stop ezvid screen capture

  1. Crop, resize, slow down, and speed up your video in ezvid
  2. Upload your Skyrim video to YouTube and share with friends!

That’s it!