You’ve probably already seen the pop-up you’re getting everytime you start up a game. Use win + G to open the game bar. If you try this in an internet browser it will ask you if this is a game. See the screenshot below:
This tutorial is about an error you’re getting when you’re trying to record a game.
The error message: “background recording is turned off“.
Go to start and search for Xbox.
Now find the gearwheel at the left vertical menu bar. See screenshot below.
Here you’ve got different settings. Click on Game DVR.
Find the setting “Record game clips and screenshots using Game DVR”
That’s the option you’ll have to enable.
Did you enable the setting? if it’s still not working, please comment below and I’ll look into it.
What is the Xbox App?
Directly from the Microsoft website: ‘The Xbox App brings together your friends, games, and accomplishments across Xbox One and Windows 10 devices. Stay connected to the Xbox Live community, see what your friends are playing, share game clips and screenshots, and view achievements across devices. Start party chats, launch into cross-device multiplayer with games like Forza Motorsport 6 and Killer Instinct, and stream your favorite games from Xbox One to any Windows 10 PC in your home while using your Xbox One controller.’