Welcome to basic introduction to Mirillis Action! Games and Applications recording mode.
Games and Applications recording mode is dedicated to capture videos from all DirectX 8/9/10/11/12 and OpenGL games and applications.
Follow this tutorial to learn basics about games and applications recording.
Switch Action! recording mode to "Games and Applications".
Run your game, Action! HUD should appear in the top right (default position) corner of your game displaying current game framerate in blue color.
This means that game is active, Action! is connected and ready to start gameplay recording.
In Games and Applications mode recording can be started only using a hotkey.
Please note that game or application must be active to start or stop video recording. When game is not active HUD displays current game framerate in gray color.
Press F9 hotkey to start gameplay recording.
HUD status changes showing that gameplay recording is in progress.
Press F9 hotkey again to stop gameplay recording.
HUD status changes showing that your gameplay recording has finished.
Open main Action! window and check video recordings list.
Video recordings list shows all your gameplay recordings, desktop recordings and any other screen recordings available in selected output folder.
Action! includes internal fast player dedicated for video recordings playback. Select your new gameplay recording and use
mouse double click on a thumbnail to start gameplay recording playback.
To playback raw Action! gameplay recordings you can also use one of Splash media players.
Splash PRO and Splash PRO EX provide additional features like
SmartSeek, Motion², DetailBoost, LightBoost, Audio boost, Screen capture and more. All Splash products are available for download at Mirillis website:
If you do not want to include HUD in recorded gameplay videos you must select an option: "Do not record HUD in games and applications".