How to Record Google Meet Easily on PC for FREE

Google Meet, like Zoom or Skype, has gradually become a frequently-used tool for online meetings as the outbreak of Covind-19 has moved almost every business online. Do you know you can record a meeting on Google Meet? This article will discuss how to record Google Meet on PC in an easy and free way. We will introduce you to a desktop tool–WorkinTool VidClipper. It is powerful, easy, convenient and completely free to use. Please start your reading now to know the specific guide and additional useful information.

Last updated on Feb 02, 2023 by Eric Written by Eric
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How to Record Google Meet Easily on PC [An Effective and FREE Solution]

Google Meet, like Zoom or Skype, has gradually become a frequently-used tool for online meetings as the outbreak of Covind-19 has moved almost every business online. Do you know you can record a meeting on Google Meet? This article will discuss how to record Google Meet on PC in an easy and free way.

Please read on to know the specific information.

Why Do You Need to Record Google Meet?

The global outbreak of Covid-19 has brought the whole world to a sudden halt. However, it somehow accelerates the digitization of almost all walks of life since most communication and business operations are now running online. Therefore, video conferencing services are increasingly prevalent nowadays, including Google Meet.

As what is going on on Google Meet is a meeting or a training session, there must be plenty of important points. Hence, it is essential to record the meeting on Google Meet to find references to crucial issues, even if the meeting ends.

So please continue your reading to know how to record Google Meet with audio on PC.

How to Record Google Meet with Audio on PC

Recording a meeting with audio on Google Meet can be effortless if you have a handy screen recorder. In this chapter, we will focus on how to record Google Meet with Audio on PC with a third-party tool. Here, we would like to introduce you to a more powerful desktop tool–WorkinTool VidClipper.

WorkinTool VidClipper is a piece of useful and helpful video editing software that boasts a variety of valuable features, including screen recording. Much as many functions are available, it is still equipped with a lightweight and simple interface. For some features, a brief introduction is attached to the page, so even a computer novice will find it convenient and easy to operate.

As a screen recorder, WorkinTool VidClipper enables you to record anything on your PC screen, including:

YouTube videos YouTube Live Stream Live Stream
A Teams meeting A Webex meeting A Webinar
Twitch stream Fortnite Gameplay
A TikTok video Facebook live videos Philo TV

WorkinTool VidClipper wins wide recognition with its easier editing operation and process than other video editors. Hence, you don’t have to be tech-savvy to try it. More importantly, WorkinTool VidClipper is now entirely FREE for users, so all its features (even advanced ones) are accessible without any license payment and compulsory email registration. Although it is freeware, it is green with no ads involved in your editing and no intrusive watermark generated on your output.

📕How to record Google Meet with audio on PC through WorkinTool VidClipper?

1. Open VidClipper and find Screencast on its opening page.

choose screenmast in vidclipper
2. Adjust your settings based on your needs and click Start or press the hotkey Alt +F1 to begin your recording. (Take Recording Area as an example.)

adjust the settings and click start to begin recording in workintool vidclipper


📄Advice: If you are the host of a meeting, it is advisable to choose Record all sound.
If you are the participant in a meeting, you can select either Record all sound or Computer sound.

3. Hit the Stop icon or press the hotkey Alt+F2 to stop and save your recording.
(The Pause icon allows you to temporarily stop the recording without saving it. You can then press the Play button to restart your recording later.)

record google meet with audio on pc in vidclipper recording area mode

Here are the results.

Full Screencast

Recording Area

😎Surprising Function:

WorkinTool VidClipper’s drawing tool set is here to help you make a recording with marks or texts.

📕How to record Google Meet with marks or texts on PC?

1. Repeat the first and second steps above.
2. Click the pencil-like icon to open the drawing tool box and then select the mark or text mode to highlight or write in your recording.
(Right-click your mouse to hide the drawing toolbox.)
3. Press Alt+F2 to stop and save your recording.

record google meet with audio on pc with drawing tools in vidclipper

Please see the result.

📢Notes for Drawing Tools:
  • The content in the video will pause when the drawing tool set is opened. So you can make your marks or leave your texts in this area to highlight or write.
  • Multiple drawing tools are optional in this toolbox, including lines, rectangular and circular graphs and texts. Also, their colors are easily changeable.

📝Specific Tips for All The VidClipper Screencast Settings

Recording Settings

  • Full Screencast: The entire screen of your PC will be recorded so that all the contents on the screen will be exported. The recording will start immediately after the countdown by choosing this mode.
  • Recording Area: The screen area to record will be customizable based on your requirement, so only the selected content will be saved. The recording won’t start until the recording area is pinpointed and the countdown completes.
  • Record all sound: Both microphone and computer sounds will be recorded after the screen recording ends.
  • Computer sound: The audio in the recording will include computer sound only when your screen recording finishes.
  • Microphone: Microphone sound will be the sole audio source for recording by making this option.
  • No Sound: You will get a mute screen recording if you make this choice.
Quality It refers to the video quality of your screen recording.

  • SD: It means standard definition, which is about 720p.
  • HD: It indicates high definition, which is approximately 1080p.
  • Original: The selection will help you keep the aspect ratio of your original video.
Format MP4, FLV and AVI

Additional Screencast Settings

Auto-Hide You can choose to hide the setting box when your recording starts by ticking the first choice.
Mouse Pointer By checking this choice, you can customize the color of several operations like Moving track, Highlight and Click effect (left and right click).
Click sound You can use it to activate or mute the sound of every click.

Auto-stop Settings

Recording Duration
You can set a duration to cover the whole recording duration so that the recording will automatically stop.
Post-Recording Settings
A custom automatic operation is possible when your recording finishes, including Do nothing, Exit program, PC sleep and PC shutdown.
Recording Frequency
You can make the automatic stop mode a one-time or every-time operation with its help.
additional screenmast settings
Additional Screenmast Settings
auto stop settings in vidclipper
Auto-Stop Settings

More Information on Google Meet Recording on PC

FAQ About Google Meet

google meet logo

📌What is Google Meet?

Google Meet is a basically free online video meeting service presented by Google (Its Workspace edition will require payment to make you enjoy the premium services). You can join or host a meeting anytime and anywhere when internet access is available. Initially designed for enterprise customers, it is now accessible to everyone. Since it has multiple versions like PC web, iOS and Android apps, it is ideal for both an individual and a corporation.

Meanwhile, the best thing about Google Meet is that you save the cumbersome process of downloading and installing a desktop program and can enjoy the service directly online.

📌How to record Google Meet without a third-party tool?

Google Meet provides a video meeting recording service by itself. However, it is not a free service. You have to upgrade your Google Meet by purchasing the Google Workplace individual plan to enjoy this advanced service, which is $7.99 per month. However, you can have a 14-day free trial period before your payment is charged. For detailed information, please refer to the link in the first sentence.

📌How to record audio only on Google Meet?

Well, if the audio on Google Meet is your sole aim, you can resort to our other product–WorkinTool Audio Recorder to record audio from Google Meet for free.

FAQ About WorkinTool VidClipper

workintool vidclipper landing page

📌What else can WorkinTool VidClipper do, in addition to screen recording?

You can use WorkinTool VidClipper to undertake basic and professional video editing as follows:

✂Quick Video Editing ✂Professional Video Editing
Video Conversion Audio Conversion
AVI to MP4
MP4 to AVI
MP4 to MOV
WMV to MP4
WAV to MP4
MP4 to MP3
OGG to MP3
M4A to MP3
WAV to Mp3
AAC to MP3

📌Why should you choose WorkinTool VidClipper?

  • Simple Recording Process: Around four steps will assist you in finishing your recording and some clear instructions will guide you in the course of your recording.
  • Multiple Recording Settings: Various settings are optional, including recording area, audio choice, video quality and video formats.
  • Drawing Tool Set: You can use it to highlight your recording with marks or texts.
  • Quick Editing Modes: On top of the screen recorder, other quick editing modes on the opening page are there for you, such as video splitter, video merger, video background remover, video templates, video converter, text-to-audio converter and watermark remover.
  • Abundant Additional Editing Features: You can customize your recorded videos easily and instantly customizable through our various editing features, including 100+ stylish texts, 60+ filters, 300+ transitions, 70+ overlay effects, 200+ elements and 600+ sound effects.
  • High-Quality Guarantee: The output via WorkinTool VidClipper will be exported without losing quality.
  • 100% FREE Currently: You are entitled to all the VidClipper features utterly free of charge.
  • Green: There will be no advertisements in your screen recording and no intrusive watermark created on the outcomes.

Wrapping up

That is all about how to record Google Meet with audio on PC. I hope that it becomes less challenging after you finish this article. WorkinTool VidClipper is a powerful desktop program designed to solve your screen recording and video editing problems. Therefore, it is strongly advisable to give it a try.

Now, are you ready to use WorkinTool VidClipper to record Google Meet on your PC?

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