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Record a FaceTime Call on Your MacBook and iPhone

Record A FaceTime Call on Your Macbook and iPhone
Written by Kamlesh Vidhani

Facetime is an audio and video calling app developed by Apple Inc. It works on iOS devices (iPhone, iPad, and iPod) and MacBook. Facetime video calling is supported by any iPhone or iPod with a working front camera and also on a MacBook, with a working front camera (iSight Camera).

Now if you want to record a Facetime call on your MacBook and iPhone, then you can easily do so.

Record a Facetime Call on Your iPhone Using Mac

Follow the below procedure to record a Facetime Call on your iPhone using Mac:

  1. Connect your iPhone to your MacBook.
  2. Launch QuickTime on your MacBook.
  3. Tap on “File”.
  4. Click “New Movie Recording”.
  5. You will see an arrow next to record button in the QuickTime Window. Click on it.
  6. Choose your iPhone from the list of cameras.
  7. Next, unlock your iPhone. The screen of your iPhone will now appear on your Mac in QuickTime.
  8. Launch Facetime on your iPhone.
  9. Make sure that volume in Quick Time on MacBook is turned on.
  10. In Quick Time on Mac, click on “Record Button”.
  11. Call using Facetime on iPhone.
  12. In QuickTime, click on stop recording when the call is finished.
  13. Again, in QuickTime, head to File->Save. Choose the location where you want to save a recording.
  14. Click Save.

That’s it! You have successfully recorded a Facetime call on your iPhone using Mac.

Record a FaceTime Call on Your Mac

Follow the below procedure to record a Facetime call on your Mac:

  1. Open QuickTime on your Mac.
  2. In the menu bar, click on File.
  3. Next, tap on “New screen recording”.
  4. You will see an arrow next to record button in the QuickTime Window. Click on it.
  5. Choose Internal Microphone which you want to use.
  6. Launch FaceTime.
  7. Tap on record Button.
  8. Select the area which you want to record.
  9. Start and complete your FaceTime call.
  10. When the call is finished, click on “stop” to stop recording.
  11. Head to File-> Save.
  12. Choose the location where you want to save your recording.
  13. Click on Save.

That’s it! You have successfully recorded a Call on your Mac.