How to Install Loom Extension on Mac to Record Your Screen

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If you’re looking for a high-quality and easy-to-use screen recording tool, look no further than Loom. Loom is the perfect tool for Mac users who need to quickly record their screens and share them with others. Not only is it simple to use, but the recordings are of great quality and can be easily shared with anyone you choose.

Installing the Loom Desktop App:
To get started, first, you will need to download the Loom desktop app for Mac. To do this, move the app into your Applications folder and launch it from there. Once launched, you can add it to your task base for easy access in the future.

Installing the Loom Chrome Extension:
For a more robust experience, we also recommend installing the Loom Chrome extension. To do this, visit our Chrome store and select “Add Extension”. From here, you will be prompted to enable microphone and camera access before being able to start recording with Loom. Once added, you will see an icon of the extension next to your URL bar.

Recording with Loom:
Once installed and setup is complete, it’s time to start recording! The great thing about using Loom is that it allows you to record both audio and video of your screen in just a few clicks. All recordings are saved directly onto your computer so they can be easily accessed later on if needed. To save a recording simply go into your library and then select “Download” from the dropdown menu above your video.

Overall, we highly recommend using Loom for any Mac users who want an easy way to record their screen at high quality and share it with others quickly and easily!

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Using Loom on a Mac

Yes, you can use Loom on a Mac. With Loom, you can quickly and easily record your screen from a high-quality camera in just a few seconds. You don’t need to use Quicktime player – instead, you can use the native Mac app or the Chrome extension to record your screen. With just a few clicks, you’ll be able to capture every detail and save it for future reference.

Adding a Loom on a Mac

To add a Loom on a Mac, you’ll need to first download the Loom desktop app from Once downloaded, move the app to your Applications folder. To launch Loom, search your Applications folder and double-click the Loom icon. You can also drag the icon to your task base for easy future access.

Downloading the Loom Extension

The process for downloading the Loom Chrome extension is quick and easy! First, visit our Chrome store here: Select ‘Add extension’, then follow the prompts to enable your microphone and camera access. Once complete, the Loom extension will appear next to your URL bar. Congrats – you’re now ready to start recording!


In conclusion, Loom is a powerful communication tool that allows you to quickly and easily record from a high-quality camera. The native Mac app and Chrome extension make the process simple and straightforward, allowing you to record directly from your computer and save your recordings straight to your computer. With Loom, you can capture important moments in seconds and share them with anyone in the world.

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James Walker

James Walker has a deep passion for technology and is our in-house enthusiastic editor. He graduated from the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, and loves to test the latest gadgets and play with older software (something we’re still trying to figure out about himself). Hailing from Iowa, United States, James loves cats and is an avid hiker in his free time.