How to Screen Record on Hulu?

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Hulu is one of the most popular streaming platforms for TV shows, movies, and oher videos. It offers a large library of titles, including new releases, classic favorites, and exclusive content. Hulu also offers a wide range of features and services such as live TV, personalization options, parental controls, and more. But can you screen record on Hulu?

The short answer is yes – you can screen record on Hulu. However, it’s important to note that Hulu does not allow you to save or download any content from its platform. Screen recording is limited to capturing what appears in the window while you watch a movie or show on Hulu.

Screen recording on Hulu is possible with the help of third-party apps like PlayOn or the Apowersoft Screen Recorder app for Android devices. Both apps allow users to capture video clips from ther streaming sessions with just a few clicks. The recordings are stored locally on your device so that you can view them at any time without needing an internet connection.

It’s important to note that before using third-party apps to record videos from Hulu, you should review the terms and conditions of both the app and the streaming platform itself. It’s also important to understand that attempting to save or download content from Hulu may result in service suspension or termination by either party involved (the user or platform).

All in all, it is possible to screen record content from Hulu with third-party apps like PlayOn or Apowersoft Screen Recorder for Android devices. However, it’s important to understand that this feature is limited only to capturing what appars in the window while streaming – saving or downloading content from Hulu may result in service suspension or termination by either party involved (the user or platform).

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Recording on Hulu App

To record a show on the Hulu app, firt navigate to the Details page of a TV show, movie, or sports team. Once there, look for the Record icon to begin recording. Select ‘New & Reruns’ to record new and reruns of your favorite shows. Your recordings will be stored in your Cloud DVR for up to 30 days. To access your recordings, simply go to the My Stuff section and select ‘Recordings’. Here you can view all of your recorded shows and delete them when you’re done watching them.

Recording Movies on Hulu

Yes, you can record movies on Hulu with Cloud DVR. All Live TV subscribers have access to an unlimited number of recordings. To record a movie, simply navigate to the movie in the On Demand or Live TV sections and select the “Record” option on the show details page. Your recording will appear in your Recordings section of My Stuff after it finishes recording.

Recording Screen and Audio on Hulu

To record your screen with audio on Hulu for an Android device, firt open the Hulu app and select the stream you want to record. Then, swipe down from the top of the screen to open the Quick Settings Menu (Toolbar). In this menu, look for the Screen Recorder option and click it to begin recording. The audio from your stream will be recorded along with any sound effects or music that is playing in the background. Once you are done recording, you can save your video and share it with friends or family.

Troubleshooting Hulu Screen Recording Issues

Hulu does not support recording or downloading of content for copyright and licensing reasons. The streaming service uses a signal in the stream to prevent direct digital output recording, which means that it is not possible to record the video directly from the Hulu app on a smart TV or streaming device. Recording from a computer is possible, however, by using an audio/video screen recording program.

Is Recording on Hulu Free?

Yes, it is free to record on Hulu! Both of Hulu’s Live TV plans now come with free DVR (digital video recording) functionality and unlimited storage for your recorded programs. That means you can record as many programs as you want and keep them until you want to delete them, with no limits on number or size. So go ahead and start recording your favorite shows today!


In conclusion, Hulu is an excellent streaming service that offers a wide variety of movies, TV shows, and other content for your viewing pleasure. It also provides various features like Live TV, Cloud DVR, and Screen Recorder that make it even more enjoyable to use. With its low subscription fees and great selection of content, Hulu is one of the best ways to watch your favorite shows and movies without having to leave the comfort of your own home.

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Sanjeev Singh

Sanjeev is the tech editor at DeviceMAG. He has a keen interest in all things technology, and loves to write about the latest developments in the industry. He has a passion for quality-focused journalism and believes in using technology to make people's lives better. He has worked in the tech industry for over 15 years, and has written for some of the biggest tech blogs in the world. Sanjeev is also an avid photographer and loves spending time with his family.