Recording Skype audio and video

Out of the box Skype can log text chats. To record voice or video, however, you need a third party add-on. …

G-Recorder: Unknown license. $25; 14 day trial. Records voice only. Saves to a Gmail account. Notification of other party can be disabled.

IMCapture for Skype: Unknown license. Free version is limited to 4 minutes; $50 version is unlimited. Records voice and video. Can be set to record calls automatically without user intervention.

Skype Recorder: Unknown license. $25; 14 day trial. Records voice only. Stealth mode available.

SkypeRec: Open source.

Supertintin: Unknown license. Free versiion limited to 5 minutes; $30 version is unlimited. Records audio & video. Can be set to record calls automatically without user intervention.

OTHER OPTIONS
The above is an incomplete list. You might find other alternatives at:

ETHICAL CONSIDERATIONS
Impress on the end user the need to comply with local law and to use common sense when recording conversations. Regardless of local law or custom, and regardless of whether or not the software can record without the other party's knowledge (so-called stealth mode) it is always wise to clearly inform the other party that the conversation is being recorded.

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5 Responses to Recording Skype audio and video

  1. anonymous says:

    miniklop writes:And what about IMCapture for skype? i herd a lot of positive comments about this app, as a mac and wind, can anybody tell more about this

  2. wpost says:

    I've never heard of it. URL?

  3. anonymous says:

    miniklop writes:2Warren Post:Link to "IMCapture for skyp"http://www.imcapture.com/IMCapture-for-Skype/

  4. wpost says:

    Thanks, I've added it to the list.

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