How to Record AIM Video Call and convert video to iPhone, iPod, MP4, etc.


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Apr 11, 2011
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AIM (AOL Instant Messenger) is an instant messaging and presence computer program to allow registered users to communicate in real time. Stand-alone official AIM client software includes advertisements and is available for Microsoft Windows, Windows Mobile, Mac OS, Mac OS X, iPhone OS, Android OS, Blackberry OS. AIM helps you connect with the people you care about anytime and anywhere. As technology has progressed and high-speed internet connections have become readily available, video conferencing is becoming an increasingly popular form of communication. AIM, one of the more popular platforms used for video conferencing, is intuitive and user-friendly, allowing even those who aren't computer-savvy to become proficient at video conferencing. Now with support for Google Talk and Facebook Chat, there's no reason to lose touch. AIM also offers PC-PC, PC-Phone and Phone-to-PC service, file transfers, text messaging service, webcam video chat, etc. In that case, you must want to record AIM video at any time and show your video chats or calls to other people. Also, the conferencing videos have to need record to replay another time. But it must be a problem that how to record AIM video with ease. Fortunately, the AIM recorder software - Camersoft AIM Video Recorder could help you to solve these problems perfectly.
Camersoft AIM Video Recorder is a professional AIM video recording tool that helps you to record AIM video call when you have video chat with your buddy. It can record both video and audio, and save the recorded video as AVI video file so that you can replay anytime. There is the Video Converter function with Camersoft AIM Video Recorder, which could convert video and audio files between all popular formats: MP4, AVI, WMV, MOV, FLV, MP3, AAC, etc. and support many popular multimedia devices such as iPod, iPhone, PSP, Walkman, iRiver and so on. So, you can share the recorded video with your friends by your mobile phone and other media players. Now this article will step by step show you how to record AIM video with this professional AIM Video Recorder easily.
Step1: Free Download and Install.
Free download Camersoft AIM Video Recorder from:
Camersoft AIM Video Recorder - Record AIM Messenger Video call easily.
And install it on your PC,please reboot the PC after installing.
Step2: Run and start recording.
To make sure the audio can be recorded, please run Camersoft AIM Video Recorder first and run the AIM later on. And then, click Auto-Selected button to record an auto-selected region.

Also, you can click the Custom Region button to record a custom region, the cursor will become an AIM icon when you click this button and you should draw the arbitrarily-sized region which you want to record. If you put the cursor on the corner of the region you may drag it into the other region and it will continue recording. The black box on the bottom of UI will show the recorded time.
Step3: Stop Recording and Play the files.
Click the “Stop” button to Stop Recording, and the recorded video file will appear in the list. You may double-click one file in the list, and then the file will be opened by the default video player. Of course you could play any files you want by clicking the "Open folder" button and the folder will be opened. In addition, you can handle it just as you please, for example: share these recorded files with your friends or upload it onto some video sites like YouTube.
Step4: Convert the Recorded video to other formats.
1.Click "Convert" button to run Camersoft Video Converter. Click "Add" button to load the video files which you want to convert. And you can click any title to preview it in the right window.
2.Select the output file format. For example, if you want to convert your videos to your iPod video player, click the "iPod video MPEG-4 (*.mp4)".
3.Click "Options" button, you may set the Video Resolution and Bitrate, Audio Channels and Bitrate. In this way, you may customize high quality of your output files.
4.Click the "Convert" button. Please wait before the conversion succeeds! Now, you could watch your recorded videos on many other players, Such as iPod, iPhone, Blackberry, Nokia, Zune HD and Windows Movie Maker, etc.

Related Tips:
1.The default path to save the recorded video is C:/CamersoftOutput. You can click the "Change Folder" button and select a location on your computer for it.
2.If you want to make several files output as one you can choose "Merge into one file".
3.You need restart your PC when finishing installing Camersoft AIM Video Recorder.
4.When you start recording just then AIM is working, you will be warning close AIM first before recording. There will be no audio recorded if not to do this.
5.You can go to Camersoft Studio official website: Camersoft Official - Skype Video Recorder, MSN Webcam Recorder, Record Skype/MSN video call to get more details about AIM Video Recorder and learn how to use it smoothly.
Now, you must have learnt this easy way to record your AIM video easily. It is powerful and professional to record AIM video session with Camersoft AIM Video Recorder. In addition, it is also a wonderful video edit program, because it could convert the recorded AVI files to many other video formats, and it enables you to crop, trim your video and add effects to your video too. That means once you purchase this AIM Video Recorder, you will get the full Video Converter tool at the same time. You can handle it just as you like, for example, share these recorded files with your friends by mobile phone and other players, even upload it onto some video sites like YouTube. Just enjoy your AIM video with this powerful record tool now.