How to Record Vimeo Videos?

Isabella Garcia Isabella Garcia Updated on Sep 3 , 2021 Tag:

Here is the best way to record Vimeo videos. You can use RecMaster to record Vimeo videos.

Vimeo is an American video hosting, sharing, and services platform provider. As of 2021, the site has 200 million users, with around 1.6 million subscribers to its services. More and more people choose to use Vimeo because it brings joy and relaxation to people. Sometimes, if you want to save your favorite Vimeo video and watch it again later, or you want to record a Livestream video from Vimeo and watch it later when you are free. You need a good Vimeo screen recorder. It should be noted that the recorded Vimeo video is not available for commercial use and can only be used for private viewing. You can ask the video creator whether to agree to the recording. This post will show you how to record Vimeo videos on PC. Read on to learn more information about the best way to capture videos from Vimeo.

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How to Record Vimeo Videos with RecMaster?

RecMaster is a powerful and reliable screen recorder, it enables you to record anything on your computer screen including Vimeo videos. You can use this video recorder to capture the entire desktop or any part you want. Moreover, you can create a recording task in advance so that the software will automatically start recording even if you are not sitting in front of the computer. For your convenience, we have listed the detailed steps on how to record Vimeo videos by using RecMaster.

  1. Download and install Vimeo screen recorder
  2. Launch RecMaster and choose a recording mode
  3. Make recording settings
  4. Start to record Vimeo video
  5. Pause & stop recording
  6. Edit & share the recorded video

Step 1: Download and install Vimeo screen recorder

First of all, download and install this video recorder. RecMaster is suitable for Windows 10/8/7/XP system, and Windows 11 is also applicable. The Mac version of this software supports Mac OS X 10.11 or above.

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Step 2: Launch RecMaster and choose a recording mode

Then, run it immediately after the successful installation. You can choose a recording mode. Here we choose the Custom-area mode to record a Vimeo video.

RecMaster offers seven different recording modes, click here to know more about other modes.

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Step 3: Make recording settings

After that, You can select the recording area according to the size of the Vimeo video you want to record. RecMaster allows you to record system sound, microphone sound, and your webcam. If you only want to record the video, you can disable the microphone sound and webcam.

In RecMaster, you can save the recordings in different formats such as MP4, AVI, FLV, GIF. (Menu>> Settings>> File>> Video Format)

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Step 4: Start to record Vimeo video

Next, when you are ready for the capturing, click the big REC button. After a three-second countdown, RecMaster will automatically start recording.

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Step 5: Pause & stop recording

During the capturing, you can press the Pause button to pause the recording. You can also add some annotations to your recordings or take a screenshot. To end the recording, you can click the Stop icon. The recorded Vimeo video will be automatically saved in the recording list.

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Step 6: Edit & share the recorded video

In the recording list, you can review, rename, edit, and delete the Vimeo video. RecMaster has a built-in editing tool and you can do some basic editing on the video such as cut, trim, add subtitles, and so on.

If you want to share the Vimeo video with your family or friends, you can click the Upload button in the lower right corner of the interface.

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Pro-tip: Schedule a recording

By using RecMaster, you can create a recording task in advance so that you don’t need to stay in front of the computer. You are allowed to set the start time, end time, recording mode, and audio settings. (Menu>> Task Schedule)

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Brief Information about Vimeo Record

Vimeo Record is a Chrome extension that you can use to record your screen to capture any activity showing on your screen. You can use it to record the full screen, camera, or both of them. Vimeo Record is a very simple extension, you are not allowed to add comments, take screenshots, timed recording, etc. And it takes a long time to load the video after the recording is over. So we recommend you use feature-rich screen recording software to record Vimeo videos. Of course, if you like this easy-to-use Chrome extension, we have also listed the user guide for you.

Vimeo Record

Step 1: First, download Vimeo Record from the Chrome store.

Step 2: Then, click the Extensions icon and open Vimeo Record.

Step 3: Confirm the settings and start recording.

Step 4: Click the “Stop recording” button at the bottom part of your screen.

Step 5: After that, save the recorded video to your computer in WEBM format.


In this tutorial, we have shown you how to record Vimeo videos. RecMaster and Vimeo Record are both great recording tools, you can choose anyone according to your needs. But as for recording a Vimeo video, I still highly recommend RecMaster as your best choice. With RecMaster, you can select the recording area, set the recording task, add annotations to the video, edit the recorded video, etc. You will enjoy this wonderful screen recorder.

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Isabella Garcia

Isabella Garcia

Isabella Garcia is an experienced editor for RecMaster, She currently concentrates on writing articles about gameplay recordings and also, How-to guide to regular recordings. Her article aims to provide users with more instructive information.

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