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Recording settings

You can configure your recording settings by selecting Recording_settings_icon.png from the recording panel.


Transcription language Select one of our 23 transcription languages for your recording.
Countdown Turn on a timer to give yourself a 3-second delay before the recording starts.
Highlight mouse click when recording Add a circle graphic around your cursor when you click during a screen recording.
Show region recording confirmation You can adjust the selected recording region of a screen recording before starting the recording.
Minimize recording dock disable the floating recording dock when screen recording.
Video resolution Descript supports 480p, 720p, 1080p, 1440p, and 4k (beta) recordings* 

*Video recording resolution capabilities are ultimately determined by the camera you use during recording. For example, if you set your recording resolution in Descript to 4K but use a camera that can only record up to 1080p, your recording’s video resolution will be 1080p.

Recording orientation

The recorder only supports recording in landscape mode at this time.

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