Using ZOOM to Record a Video Presentation
Our University paid version of ZOOM allows you to record your computer screen and voice to create a video that you can share with others via Canvas or a private web link. In this tutorial, we will illustrate how to use the ZOOM Cloud Recording option to record a presentation and share the video with someone.
Download and Login Instructions
Go to http://udenver.zoom.us and click the “Download ZOOM” option.
After clicking the Download ZOOM option, you will be taken to the software download page.
ZOOM Recording Instructions
Click “New Meeting.” This will open a new window and start your webcam video.
To record your computer screen, click the “Share Screen” icon in the middle of the Zoom window. Select your main screen to record and press the “Share Screen” button.
End Your Recording
To end the recording, press the “More” menu option and select “End Meeting“. Press the “End Meeting for All” button. This will end your meeting and start the upload process, so stay connected to the Internet.
Share Your Presentation
If you selected “Record to Cloud“, after your pressed the End Meeting button, your recording will automatically will be uploaded into the ZOOM Cloud server. You should get an email sent to your University email after 20-30 minutes.
If you selected “Record to this Computer“, after your pressed the End Meeting button, your recording will be saved on your computer. ZOOM recordings are saved in a folder called ZOOM within your documents folder. You can upload this mp4 file to YouTube, Vimeo or some other video sharing website.
Email Message from ZOOM Cloud Recording
More ZOOM Tips and Tricks
- ZOOM Cloud Recording Settings and Features
- Adding a Password to Your Cloud Recording
- Getting Started with ZOOM Tutorials
- ZOOM Video and Audio Settings