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How to Record Movies from Netflix

By Tony Moton

March 31, 2018

Have you ever heard House of Cards, Sense 8, Stranger Things, or 13 Reasons Why which are the dramas had made a huge success? All of them are produced by Netflix, an entertainment company from America, founded by Reed Hastings and Marc Randolph in 1997.

Netflix Logo

Netflix had gained a great success and reputation from the public since its first series in 2013, House of Cards. And the following products are also amazing and attracting more and more audience. When people mention Netflix, it might be the representative of high-quality dramas. Unlike the traditional TV series, playing week by week, the Netflix series is showing off all episodes at the date of when they are debuting. Under this situation, you probably want to download all episodes and watch them on other days because of the suffering from the slow internet connection. However, you fail.

Why? That's because Netflix has its own protection policy. It requires audiences to finish watching the movies on the Internet and doesn't allow to download, or edit. Fortunately, recording may be a good choice. Here TuneFab Screen Recorder is strongly recommended as the movie recorder to save the Netflix movies.


Tutorials. How to Record Netflix Movies on PC

TuneFab Screen Recorder is a professional real-time tool for recording, which is supporting video and audio recording. It can easily capture the online movies, streaming movies and TV shows. Now, TuneFab Screen Recorder has added the brand new function, that is editing your video when recording for both Windows and Mac.

Step 1. Download and Install TuneFab Screen Recorder

Download the latest TuneFab Screen Recorder. After finishing downloading it, follow the installation instructions to install the software and check if it's compatible with your PC.

Step 2. Run TuneFab Screen Recorder

If TuneFab Screen Recorder is successfully running, you will see the simplified interface like this.

Run TuneFab Screen Recorder

Step 3. Register TuneFab Screen Recorder

Before your conversion, you'll get the free trial to record video no more than 3 minutes for each, but you are able to be free from the limitation after upgrading the software to the full version.

The activation code will be sent to your email address after purchasing the full version of the software. Next, click on "Register" with the activation code and the E-mail address.

Register TuneFab 
Screen Recorder

Step 4. Select Recording Area on the PC

To record the Netflix movie, click on "Video Recorder" on the left of the interface. And then, adjust the recording area of the movie. Besides, you can click to the "V" button to select "Full Screen" or "Custom" and etc, to customize your recording area.

Screen Display Settings

Step 5. Select Recording Inputs of Videos

"System Audio" and "Microphone" are necessary to be checked when you are recording a video conference or Skype chat. However, since the environment noises might do harm to the video quality, in order to get the better quality videos you'd better cancel the checkmark of "Microphone" when you prepare to record Netflix videos, etc.

Select Recording Inputs of 

Step 6. Set Location of Output Files and Screenshots

Click on the "More Settings" icon and go to "Preferences", and then in "Output", you are capable to change the saving location of output files and screenshots or to keep the default settings as well as video file format.

Set Location of Output Files and Screenshots

Step 7. Hotkeys Settings (Optional)

In "Hotkeys", you are allowed to set your hotkeys to start/stop the capture, pause/resume capture, or take a screenshot.

Hotkeys Settings

Step 8. Start the Desktop Screen Recording

In this step, open the Netflix movie, and then click on "REC" to start recording. To save the recording movie, please remember to click on "Save" in the bottom right corner when you stop recording as the example shown below.

Start the Desktop Screen Recording

Easily get and enjoy Netflix movies all the time when you have TuneFab Screen Recorder. Why not have a try?


If you want to record the audio file of Netflix movie, you are able to follow almost the same tutorial above to record. You just need to select "Audio Recorder" from the main interface at the beginning of the conversion.

Related Reading:

User Guide of TuneFab Screen Recorder

Tips. How to Download Online Video/Movies for Free

Also, if you want to download online videos or audio tracks from other websites like YouTube, Bilibili, Vimeo, Vevo and more, there is a free online video downloader that will be useful to you. It's the alternative to KeepVid called VidPaw.

VidPaw is an online service for downloading all kinds of streaming video and audio in three steps. Then you can enjoy your videos and audio even if no Internet connection.

Let's see how it download Netflix videos in three steps now.

Step 1. Copy the Netflix Video URL with Ctrl + C.

Step 2. Visit VidPaw and paste the URL into the box with Ctrl + V.

Step 3. Select the one with your favorite quality and format and download.

Copy URL to VidPaw

After that, you can enjoy 2 ways of watching the offline video of Netflix, recording and downloading. Enjoy your Netflix videos on different kinds of devices.

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