Getting started with ilos is simple. If you are wondering, "How do I record?" - Here's a video outlining how to record for the first time. Following that, we'll go more in depth with written instructions.

Step 1

Download and install the ilos Screen Recorder: When you create your ilos account, the Screen Recorder should automatically download, but if it doesn't, just click "Download here."

If you need to re-download, you can do so by logging in to your account and visiting

Step 2

Record your first video: We recommend making a practice video before jumping into your first "official" recording. Simply...

  1. Click the red Record button from the top of your browser.
  2. Select your dimensions by using the arrows in the corner, or go into full screen mode.
  3. Record a video of your screen or webcam.
  4. Click Stop.
  5. Title your video.
  6. Click the "check" button to go to your video.

For a more in-depth understanding of the screen recorder, visit Using the ilos Recorder.

Step 3

Edit your video: Make use of the ilos editing features to make your video flawless.

Trimming: cut out sections of the video where you made a mistake.

Blurring: hide sensitive information that made its way into your video.

Captions: receive captioning within 24 hours with the click of a button (Enterprise plans).

Add comments or quizzes: engage your viewers with annotations and interactive video quizzes (Pro/Enterprise plans)

Step 4

Share your video: Since we host your videos for you, sharing is as easy as copying/pasting the link and sending it off.

You can also embed videos directly from within your LMS, like Canvas, Blackboard, or Moodle.

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