I searched many apps to record screen for my new Samsung galaxy S2 phone. But the apps available in Google play are payable or demo versions and these apps required root permission too.  In this post we will discuss on Screen recorder for android no root required. The software using record android screen is Ashot. Thanks www.mightypocket.com for introducing the great software this really helped me to create many YouTube videos using this great software. Using this open source software you can easily record your android display. This software working for my Samsung galaxy S2.

Screen recorder for android no root required.

Tool required for Screen recorder for android

Android phone

PC with windows

USB sync cable

Files required for record android display (Download all of them)

Ashot software for windows

Android SDK manager

Java Development Kit (1.6 or higher)

How set up android screen recorder tool.

Download Java Development Kit (1.6 or higher). After downloading Java Development Kit run the .exe file and install Java Development Kit on your PC.

Next step is to install Android SDK manager. Download Android SDK manager after downloading android SDK manager extract the zipped file in to a folder.  Run SDK manager.exe from the extracted directory.

Screen recorder for android no root

Android SDK manager screen will appear as below. Go to extras Google USB driver check it and install the package.  Please remember the Android SDK installed directory always.

Screen recorder for android

Connect your phone to your PC with using USB sync cable in USB debugging mode. For enabling USB debugging in your phone Go to settings>Developer options>Check on USB Debugging.

Now run ddms.Bat from android SDK installed directory tools folder.

Screen recorder for android

In Dalvik Debug monitor make sure that your phone is detected. My phone detected in the software as like given below.

screen record android

Next step is to install Ashot software for windows. After installation Ashot will ask the android SDK directory. Provide the directory to SDK installed. Wow now you can see your android screen on your display. You can start capture the android screen with using this method easily. I’m using freez screen video capture for video capture from Ashot this works perfect.

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