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[SOFT] VLC screen recording - single screen edition

tl;dr: A set of instructions to capture a dual screen computer setup with VLC.

We are broke as eff and June and Bee have been looking to document our development work without breaking the bank. They eventually stopped refreshing ShopGoodwill every five minutes and went to VLC Media Player instead.

Setting up VLC recording

Setting up VLC output

Nothing seems to happen but VLC should already recording and you should have a example.mp4 file on your desktop. Everything happening on your screen is being captured by VLC.

You can do a lot more with VLC Media Player and we have only grazed the surface. There is a ton to explore here, check below for more.

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