[How to] Record Skype calls for free

Skype– a well-known software for video chats. People use this software to solve many purposes like conducting interviews, chatting with friends & family etc. It facilitates users to not only making call on the PCs as well as on tablets, smartphones, and landlines. Its is a most popular tool among many podcasters. Some people think of it to record the calls, needless to say, there can be many reasons to record it. Unfortunately, Windows client doesn’t offer a capability to record the calls, but there are some free tools available online to resolve this purpose. We are going to discuss two of them-

DVDVideosoft’s Free Video Call Recorder for Skype:

It is the first free Skype video call recorder in the world for recording Skype calls without any limitations. It will help you to record Skype calls in the following modes:

  • Picture-in-Picture (the program records audio and video of all sides of the conversation).
  • The only video of other sides.
  • Only audio (all sides).


Few Exclusive advantages of using this tool:

  • Sincere to use and simple interface.
  • High-quality video/audio recording.
  • Low processor (CPU) requirements.
  • Pause Recording‘ feature.
  • No extra libraries are needed to use the program.
  • Live broadcast recording (without re-encoding).

How to use this tool?

While doing the recording, you just need to-

  • Specify the mode you like.
  • Choose the output folder and press “Start”.
  • If you don’t want to record some moments during the conversation, just click on “Pause”.
  • In order to finish the record select “Stop”.

The program creates mp4 video from video calls and mp3 audio from audio calls which are supported by most modern players. It doesn’t contain any spyware or adware whatsoever. It’s 100% free and absolutely safe to install and run. It’s free both for personal and commercial use.

Compatibility: Windows 10, 8, 7, Vista, XP SP3




Mp3 Free Skype call recorder:

MP3 Skype Recorder is free for private non-commercial use program which automatically records all your Skype conversations (including conferences). This tool stores your conversations locally in files using compact and very popular MP3 format. The tool can record P2P Skype calls and SkypeOut calls as well as calls to Skype Online number.


The main features of MP3 Skype Recorder:

  • It’s absolutely free with no limits attached.
  • Automatic or manual recording capabilities.
  • Compact format of stored records (mp3 files).
  • May be used to recording P2P, SkypeOut calls and calls made to the online number .
  • Capable to track simultaneous calls and to save them separately.
  • Easy integration with Skype Conference recording.
  • Intuitive easy to use interface.

System requirements:

  • OS : Windows 10, 8, 7.
  • .Net Framework 4.0 or later (will be downloaded from the Microsoft site and installed automatically).
  • Skype.



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