Can you save highlights in Overwatch? Many players, especially beginners, want to save important events of the game but don’t know how to do that. Thus, this article will share how to save Overwatch highlights in different ways.

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1. How to View and Save Highlights in Overwatch?

Overwatch has a Highlights feature that automatically records the daily gameplay for players.

Note: The feature can capture only the last 12 seconds of a game and save the latest 5 highlights.

Where does Overwatch save highlights:
Highlight videos are located in the ‘Documents’ > ‘Overwatch’ folder on your PC.

How to view highlights in Overwatch:
• Go to the main menu and click the Career Profile section.
• Select History on the top corner.
• Choose the Highlights tab, and you can view the top 5 highlights of the day.
• Click the Replay tab to view the recently played matches.

How to save the recorded highlight videos?
Right-click the highlight video and select Save. You can further choose the preferred resolution and size settings on the pop-up.

2. How to Save Overwatch Highlights on PC?

Overwatch's highlights feature can record only 5 videos and will delete them automatically once you log out of the game. Therefore, it is necessary to save the highlights that you want to share with others after the game. For that, you can use a powerful third-party game recorder, such as WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro. It allows you to record any duration of a game without limit and save recordings in HD at 60FPS.

No watermark; no limitations on the recording time (just start/stop recording) and storage capacity (saved in the folder automatically).

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Step 1. Open Recorder

Run WonderFox HD Video Converter Factory Pro and select Recorder on the main interface.

Run the Overwatch Recording Software

Step 2. Customize recording options

• Choose the game recording mode.
• Click the Custom or Full-screen option. Select a recording area and press OK to confirm it. (If you want to record only part of the screen, choose custom. Otherwise, choose full-screen.)
• Select MP4 and High Quality. 60 FPS is the default frame rate for recording gameplay.
• Check the Desktop audio to record the highlight with sound. You can also check Microphone to capture your voice.

How to Save Overwatch Highlights

Step 3. Record Overwatch highlights

• Tap the ▼ button at the bottom to specify an output path.
• Hit the REC icon to start recording in Overwatch after five seconds.
• Once done, press Ctrl + F1 to end the recording.

How to Record Highlights in Overwatch

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3. How to Save Overwatch Highlights on Switch?

The Nintendo Switch console has built-in features that allow players to pick their wanted moment and save it while they are playing the game.

Just hold the Capture button (a square button on the left Joy-Con) on the console, then, you will save the last 30 seconds of the gameplay.

4. FAQs of Saving Overwatch Highlights

Q1. Why can’t I save my Overwatch highlights?

Overwatch stores up to five highlights of the most recent moments. Once you log out of the game, they will be all lost. However, HD Video Converter Factory Pro allows you to record any gameplay without time limits and save the highlights automatically.

Q2. Where are Overwatch Highlights saved?

Overwatch highlights are saved in the “Documents” folder on your PC by default. The video clips should be stored under the “Overwatch” folder.

Q3. How to share Overwatch highlights?

If you use the Overwatch recording software on PC, you can directly send the recorded video to your homies or upload it to social media pages.
If you are playing the game on PS4, you can utilize the share button on the left of the touchpad. Go to settings > sharing and broadcast to configure the settings.

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The Bottom Line

That is all about how to save highlights in Overwatch with different methods. Can you record Overwatch highlights now?

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