Are you wondering how to Screen Record on Samsung Galaxy S2? Or would you like to know how to capture the screen on an Android Mobile Phone or an Android device? Then this step-by-step tutorial will show you how to enable the Screen Record option in Samsung Galaxy S2 to video capture the Mobile Screen.
Recording the screen of your mobile device can be useful for a number of reasons. You may want to Screen record for a tutorial video, record the screen to show an update of certain things, or make a step-by-step guide on performing a certain task with voice instruction.
After finishing the screen recording in Samsung Galaxy S2, you can save the file in a video format and upload it to your social networking channel like YouTube or Facebook or simply send the video over to your colleague or acquaintance.
Follow this below mentioned step-by-step guide to record screen on Samsung Galaxy S2:
How to Screen Record on Samsung Galaxy S2
#1 – First Step:
To start the process to Screen Record on Samsung Galaxy S2 first of all, let’s check if we have the screen recording option icon enabled in the quick access panel settings menu in Samsung Galaxy S2 or not. If yes, then we can straightway jump to step #5to continue the process.
To check, first, we unlock Samsung Galaxy S2 (with unlock pattern/code, etc.) and slide the screen from top edge to down to make the quick settings to appear. We can see in the quick setting (different short cuts) access like Mobile data, WI-FI network, torch, Phone silent mode, screenshot, etc., Slide down a little further, and it will display the full quick setting panel; check if you have the screen recording short cut option listed there or not. If not, we move forward to step 2.
Include record screen option in a quick access panel in Samsung Galaxy S2
#2- Second Step:
As the record screen option is not enabled on the quick access panel of our Samsung Galaxy S2, we need to click on the three-dotted vertical icons on the top right corner of the screen.
# 3– Third Step:
Now a floating menu will appear consisting of a couple of options like “button order, Quick panel layout, Status bar, Contact us etc”. Click on ‘Button Order‘ in order to change settings and make the record screen button appear on the quick access panel menu on our Samsung Galaxy S2.
# 4– Forth Step:
On the next page, we will have two different sections of icons. On top, under the “Drag to add buttons,” a list of icons will show which are not currently included in the quick access menu panel. And in the below (bottom) section, a list of settings icons will be displayed, which we already have enabled in the quick access settings panel of Samsung Galaxy S2.
In order to include the record screen option in the quick access panel, locate the screen recording icon option >click/Tap on it and without dropping, drag it to the bottom section and leave it there to be added in the quick access panel.
#5– Fifth Step
Now, as we have the quick screen record option enabled on the access panel, in order to start recording, we click on the Screen Recorder icon.
#6 – Step Six:
A 3 seconds count-down timer will start before the screen starts recording and capture everything displayed on the mobile screen.
# 7 -Step Seven:
If you are making an info video or would like to add any instruction while recording the video, you can write or draw the information on the screen. To do that, tap on the ‘Pen icon‘ setting and chose a color, and start scribbling on the screen while recording the screen and your voice. You can use the redo and undo option as well to rectify the information.
#8 – Step Eight:
Once you are done with your recording, click on the “Stop” button at the screen’s top-left corner to stop the video. This is how you can Screen Record on Samsung Galaxy S2.
How to screen record with sound on android:
Above mentioned steps will enable an inbuilt android screen record on Samsung Galaxy S2 with the internal audio facility. When you are launching the app for the first time, make sure you select the video’s quality, either HD or Mini. By default, the inbuilt microphone sound of your Samsung Galaxy S2 will be used to record voice sound.
As it is going to use a microphone sound option, so there is a distinct possibility, it will capture sharp external sounds as well along with your voice. So, make sure you have a noice-free background environment.
What if my phone does not have inbuilt screen record option
If you do not have the screen record inbuilt option in your phone, we need a third party screen recording apps to Screen Record on Samsung Galaxy S2, which we can download from the application store or from the google play game Store.
Open the application store or Play store and search for “Screen Recorder.” There are plenty of quality screen recorder apps out there with a vast array of the facility. Download one and open the app to screen capture.
By following the guide, you can effortlessly learn how to capture the screen video of Samsung Galaxy S2 and capture your screen. This can also work as game recorder for android device to save video from screen. Still having trouble to Screen Record on Samsung Galaxy S2? Don’t hesitate to drop a message in the comment section, and we will get back to you as soon as we can.