Recording from Amazon

Setting up Amazon

Set up your video website to achieve maximum recording quality and to avoid recording problems.

Step-by-Step: Setting up Amazon

  • If available, set up automatic playback of next video items according to your use case.
    1. In the upper-right corner of the Amazon page click Settings, and then scroll down to PLAYER PREFERENCES.
    2. Below Auto play, click On or Off according to your needs.
    Figure 1. Setting up automatic playback on your video site
    Use case Automatic playback
    Recording a single video Off
    Recording several series episodes in a row On
    Troubleshooting several videos recorded in one file Off
    Restriction: Amazon's automatic playback feature is only available in browsers that support the HTML5 player, for example Chrome.
  • Choose the best playback quality that doesn't cause performance issues.
    1. Start watching a video.
    2. In the upper-right corner of the video click Options, and then below Video quality click Autom.
      Amazon automatically chooses the best possible playback quality.
    Note: If you experience issues like skips or stuttering recordings, choose the lower quality setting SD.

Recording a video from Amazon

Audials One's Save video offers a quickstart button and in-place instructions to guide you through the necessary steps to record a video from Amazon.

Step-by-Step: Recording a video from Amazon

  1. In the navigation, click Save video.
  2. Optional: Set the output format to Universal (MP3/MP4).
  3. Click Video recording and then below Amazon Video, click Website .
  4. Follow the instructions given by the recording tool displays.
    Note:
    • Audials One records the language that is played back.
    • Audials One records the video resolution that is played back.

Results

The recording finishes as soon as Audials One indicates so, and/or shortly after the video has finished playing.

All detected videos are listed in the Save video view and, depending on the recording tool and your settings, automatically saved on your computer and listed in the Player after a while.

Recording multiple videos from Amazon in one go

Set up your video site to play back several videos in a row, and Audials One automatically saves them as individual files.
For example, record a full season of a TV show from Amazon.
Restriction: Amazon's automatic playback feature is only available in browsers that support the HTML5 player, for example Chrome.

Before you begin

Set up your video site to automatically play next video items.
  1. In the upper-right corner of the Amazon page click Settings, and then scroll down to PLAYER PREFERENCES.
  2. Below Auto play, click On.

Step-by-Step: Recording multiple videos from Amazon in one go

Follow the instructions through the regular recording procedure as described in steps 1 to 4.

Results

Audials One detects and records each video that your video site plays back.

All detected videos are listed in the Save video view and, depending on the recording tool and your settings, automatically saved on your computer and listed in the Player after a while.

Troubleshooting Amazon

Cancelling recordings, videos not being detected, skips and stuttering in the recordings - a few tips to help to avoid common problems, and instructions for reporting inconveniences.