Media Labs

Quick How-To Guides

Many of these guides were written by our student Lab Assistants to assist users with common tasks in popular Media Lab software. A number of other guides are hosted by the The Radio-Television-Film department in UT’s Moody College of Communication. RTF maintains an extensive wiki to help students train in professional multimedia production software.


  • How to Record Streaming Video

VLC Media Player is the preferred application for recording streaming video. Please follow the instructions here.

Audio / Music

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