Tricks to Set the Game DVR Video Quality

Game DVR Video Settings

Game DVR settings are available on your Windows 10 to capture the video, audio and screenshot them. You can also find the settings through the Xbox app and the game bar.

Game DVR Settings in Xbox app

  • The first step is to open your Xbox app.
  • Go to the settings now and select the Game DVR option
  • Categories like Keyboard shortcuts, Background recordings, Game clicks, saving captures, Audio and video encoding will now be visible.

Game DVR

Keyboard shortcuts

Standard keyboard shortcuts are available for Game DVR on windows 10 and you can set your own preferences.

Below are some of the keyboard shortcuts you can find for the Game DVR on windows 10

  • Open game bar option opens the game bar when you play the game.
  • Record that option can be used to save the last few moments of your gameplay as video capture
  • Start or stop recording option helps you to end or stop a video which is already recording
  • To take a screenshot you can use the Take screenshot option.
  • Hide the recording of your show using show/hide recording timer.
  • To record audio using your microphone, you can use the microphone recording on-off option. Commentary can also be added to your video using this option

Background Recording

Background recording helps you to record the last few moments of your gameplay. The moments will be captured before it is deleted. Background recording uses some of the PC resources to record the game and can affect your game performance.

Game clip option, which is available sets the maximum recording time for a clip and saves it when it reaches the maximum length.

Saving captures

Using this option, you can view the folders in which your screenshots and game clips are saved.

Audio option

  • The audio option allows you to record with or without sounds from your Game. Turn on the record audio option now and your audio will start recording.
  • Open the game bar and you can find the audio settings on the audio tab.

Video encoding option can be used to select the video quality and resolution. 10mbps at 1080p and 4.5mbps at 720p are the default game quality settings available.

How to Open Game DVR settings in your Game Bar

Press the Windows logo Key +G and then select the settings.

There are three tabs on the settings bar namely General, Shortcuts and audio. The settings under each tab are similar to that of the settings which appear in the Xbox app as described above.

To know more about the Game Dvr settings, you can call us on our toll-free number +1-888-308-2550 and our Windows support team is here to assist you.




How to take a data backup for windows

Protecting and safeguarding your data is essential for both computers at home as well as at the office. There are different ways available for windows to secure your data by taking a data backup for your windows.

The built in backup and restore options available on your windows help you to take a back up of your data to prevent the loss of important or valuable information. Software’s are also available now using which you can take a back up of your files in a single click.

Taking a data backup for windows is essential to overcome Hardware failures, virus attacks, Natural disasters and human errors. A full system back up becomes essential to protect all your personal and business files.


Backup and Restore

  • Go to the control panel and choose the system and maintenance option.
  • Now select the backup and restore option.
  • Right click start button > control panel > System and Maintenance >Back up and Restore.
  • If you have never used a back up before and you have newly installed your system, choose the Back up now option to create a manual back up of your data.
  • You can now use the browse for files or browse for folders option to search the files, which you have taken a back up.

To restore files from a backup

If you are a windows 8 user, you can select the files or folders you want to restore by clicking the check box that appears next to the folder or filename.

If you are windows 7user, you have three options to search for the files or folders you want to restore.

  • Search for files
  • Browse for files
  • Browse for folders

Windows 8 will put the files back to the original location. Try renaming the file, if you have files already with the same name.

Software programs to take a back up

Paragon hard disk manager suite and Cobian back up are some of the examples of software programs which can be installed on your computer to perform a complete system back up. Some software’s are free where as the others require a paid subscription.

Windows 10

If you are a windows 10 user, then you have two different backup programs, File history, and windows backup and restore option. The file history tool automatically saves multiple versions of a given file and restores it before it is deleted.

Easy transfer feature

The easy transfer feature available on your windows helps you to transfer your data to a different computer.

  • Go to the start and type windows easy transfer in the start search box.
  • Now click the windows easy transfer option from the program list that appears.

Windows 7

Try launching the Backup and restore application in windows 7 to take a back up of your data.

System Image back up for windows 8.1 or windows 10

  • If you are a windows 8.1 or windows 10 user, you can use a system image back up option.
  • Go to the control panel by right clicking the start button.
  • The next step is to click on the File history and then system image back up the link in the bottom left corner of the screen.
  • Now connect an external USB hard drive with enough space.
  • A backup wizard opens now and you will be prompted to choose options to save the backup.
  • Click on the next option and start the backup process by selecting the Start back up option.

Windows 8 back up feature.

The backup feature of windows 8 is known as File history. Once you have set up your file history, the windows will save the copy of your files to your libraries or desktop folders on a regular basis.

To know more about how to take a data backup for windows, you can also get assistance or guidance from our windows tech support at +1-888-308-2550.


Tips to Speed Up Your Windows 10 device After Update

Many Windows users now enjoyed the new features after the Windows 10 Creators Update, but the surprise is, they suffer a slow PC and can’t even use the machine as usual. Read this tips blog: and improve the system performance. Still, you are facing this issues, call our toll free number +1-888-308-2550 and get the best assistance from our experts.