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How to Record Phone Calls

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Whether you have someone constantly calling to threaten or prank you or the telemarketing representatives of a given company still calls you despite you already having declined their offer, there are times where you wanted to record the calling in your phone but did not know how.

In this article, I'll try to guide you through the steps required to do so on each of the major mobile platforms.

How to record calls on Android

To record the calls on your Android device, you will need a third-party application, as the operating system does not have this feature default. Many customer ask themselves how to record a phone call on samsung, although it´s not possible with Samsung´ apps, you can download many apps to get your goal.

There are many options available on the Play Store, and one of the most famous is the ACR. The Automatic Call Recorder has several features that won't be mentioned here, but its main feature is that it automatically records the calling, without the need to do it manually. It also does not notify the interlocutor that he or she is being recorded. This is a good feature as stalkers will not refrain themselves and will produce evidence in case you need it.

The app has two kinds of membership, the free one and the premium. You can check more details about the ACR on its page on the Play Store.

How to record calls on Iphone

As with the Android phones, the iOS does not support native calling record. To do so, you will once again need to download a third-party app. One of the options available on the App Store for iPhones is the Call Recorder Lite. In those kind of apps they will explain you step by step how to record a phone call on iphone and keep it for the future

It has the features of call recording and also the ability to share the recordings via Email, iMessage, Twitter, Facebook, and Dropbox. You can check more details about the Call Recorder Lite on its page on the App Store. 

How to record calls on Windows 10 Mobile

Windows 10 Mobile is the only one of the three that has a built-in feature of call recording.

To activate the feature, go to System, then Settings. Once there, scroll down until you find the Phone menu. Under Default Apps, tap on the box labeled as a call recorder. Choose the app Voice Recorder on the drop-down menu. Exit the Settings.

To use the call recorder, you need to tap the Record button that will appear on the screen whenever you make or receive a call.

But the real question is, is it legal to record phone calls uk?. According to the law, to record a call is not a crime if it´s for you own use, but if you are going to share that conversation without authorization, then you could have problems with it

The platforms for Phone Call Recorder

There are three major mobile platforms or operating systems on the market and will be explained in alphabetical order.

The first is the Android, it is made by Google and is distributed in a variety of devices from a broad variety of manufacturers, from Google themselves to Samsung. Android.

If you have a device from the following list, then it runs Android.

  • Samsung
  • LG
  • Motorola
  • HTC
  • Sony
  • Huawei
  • Xiaomi
  • Alcatel
  • ZTE 
  • Asus
  • OnePlus

Note: This is not a complete list, but the most common in the market.

The Second is iOS, it is made by Apple and is distributed to Apple devices only. If you have an iPhone, then it runs iOS.

The last major operating system is Windows 10 Mobile. It is made by Microsoft and is distributed in smartphones made by Microsoft, Nokia (later acquired by Microsoft and rebranded as Lumia) and HP.