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Photo: GaudiLab (Shutterstock) Maybe you want to guide someone through an application, show your parents how to use a website, or capture a wild moment in a video call. Suffice it to say, there are many reasons why you might want to create a video of what’s on your Mac’s screen. Fortunately, the Mac has a built-in screen recording tool that you can start pretty fast. If you’re running the latest version of macOS, you can use Mac’s new Screenshot Bar tool to record a video, but this feature is only available for Macs running macOS 10.14 Mojave or higher. If you’re using an older version of macOS, you can use the QuickTime app to fall back on (we’ll cover that at the end). The Screenshot Bar can be summoned using the Command + Shift + 5 keyboard shortcut. Here, you can choose the “ Record Entire Screen ” or “ Record Selected Portion ” depending on your needs. Then, click the “ Options ” button. You can enable the device’s microphone if you want to do an audio walkthrough along with the video capture. You can also enable the “ Show Mouse Clicks ” from the Options section. And lastly, set the Timer if you want. Once you’re ready to go, just click the “ Record ” button. You can also change the default save location from here. A new Recording button will show up in the menu bar. Once you’re done recording, just click that button to […]