The gold standard in digital court recording

For The Record’s flagship suite of software tools for capturing and managing the court record sets the digital court recording industry standard. The latest version continues to expand its industry-leading capabilities with everything you need to record with confidence. 

FTR Gold Recording Suite 7 includes AV innovations that dramatically improve the quality, capacity, and accessibility of audio and video—now with up to 16 channels of high-fidelity audio and four channels of HD video.  

With HD video recording from more non-IP video sources, improved playback during poor network connectivity, and advanced storage and security features, FTR Gold Recording Suite has become more comprehensive to serve courts as they expand beyond their traditional four walls. 


  • Captures every word and gesture with multichannel high-fidelity audio and HD video recording 
  • Improves video quality, now more crucial than ever for remote and hybrid proceedings, from more non-IP video sources (e.g. webcams or USB cameras) 
  • Simplifies locating specific portions of a hearing with searchabletime-stamped Log Notes, useful for highlighting information such as appearances, spellings, and key terminology 
  • Offers advanced management of court recordings with secure storage and access settings in line with department and jurisdiction policies
  • Greatly improves the playback experience during poor network connectivity with background buffering, which is especially beneficial as more people work remotely over WAN and VPN connections
  • Interfaces with case management systems and has capability with a wider range of networked and USB audio/video interfaces  
  • Simplifies upgrades by retaining configuration settings from previous versions

Revolutionary features

  • Recording and playback expansion with 16-channel high-fidelity audio—the number of channels considered optimal for isolating voices for cost-effective, fast, accurate transcription 
  • Multichannel HD video enhances recordings from non-IP video sources (e.g. webcams or USB cameras) 
  • Adjustable frame rate and upgraded codec (i.e. compression) for non-IP video sources increases video capacity
  • Background buffering (i.e. read-ahead/caching) improves playback during poor network connectivity  
  • Blackmagic DeckLink PCIe and Mini Recorder cards are supported 
  • Group policy enabling to easily manage access to recordings 
  • For The Record Select Certificate app increases security, digitally certifying recordings 
  • Improved installer simplifies upgrades by retaining configuration settingssuch as admin, audio, and video—from your currently installed version of Recording Suite into Gold 7, directly and easily  

What's included in FTR Gold Recording Suite


FTR Reporter is the gold standard for digital recording, capturing the highest quality audio and video.


FTR Manager enables easy management of content conversions, sealing / unsealing, and saving.


FTR Player is the gold standard for digital recording playback and transcription.