We agree that QuickTime is one of the best ways to save your Mac screen. With QuickTime, you can record the selected region of the screen or the entirety by adding your own voice using the microphone. Unfortunately, this method does not have the ability to record system sounds. You can set your computer’s speakers to the highest volume level and put the microphone in front of it to record system sounds, but it is very unlikely that a clear recording will occur. For this reason , it is not a viable and permanent solution to record your Mac screen as audio . How to record audio on the Mac?
You can use QuickTime and Soundflower to record an audio screen on a Mac .
In this article, we’ve included how to use the Soundflower extension, which is a permanent solution for audio recording of your Mac screen. Soundflower is an application that allows Mac users to record audio from one application and use it as an input sound for another application. For example, you can use the Soundflower to add videos that you downloaded from iTunes while creating YouTube videos.
How to record audio on Mac and MacBook Pro?
Soundflower uses the input property of QuickTime and iTunes uses the output property. Before you start recording your Mac screen by voice, you need to download Soundflower to your Mac first. Download and install the application on your Mac.
To record a sound Mac screen with Soundflower, follow these steps:
1-) Click and hold the Option button.
2-) Then click the Volume icon in the menu bar.
3-) Select Soundflower (2ch) under the output device from the drop-down menu with a list of output and input devices.
4-) Go to QuickTime and click File to start the screen recording, then select New Screen Save .
5-) Click the button next to the register button.
6-) Select Soundflower (2ch) as microphone from the pop-up menu.
7-) Click the Save button to start recording now.
😎 When you stop recording, you can also hear the sound on the screen.
How to Remove Soundflower
If you’re running out of screen recordings or you’re having problems with your Soundflower app, you can uninstall it from your Mac to end this mess. Sometimes by default, the output is set to Soundflower and can cause a lot of problems. The best way to solve these problems is to remove the application. If you wanted to remove the application but did not find it in the application folder, do not worry. We will help you.
The reason you can not find Soundflower in the application folder is that it is an extension, not an application.
To remove the Soundflower software from your Mac, follow these steps:
1-) Open the dmg file you downloaded to install Soundflower.
2-) In the Dmg file, look for the file named Uninstall Soundflower.
3-) Once you’ve found this AppleScript, you can double-click it to open it.
4-) In the Script Editor, open the script for this file and click the Play button in the upper left corner of the dialog box.
5-) To remove the extension, enter your access code.
6-) Soundflower is easily removed from your Mac.