Screenshots have gotten very popular nowadays. We send screenshots to our friends or family a lot of times, whether we use it to share something important, a conversation or a hilarious meme, they come handy.
However there are times when only screenshots are unable to convey the message that we want to deliver. As a result something a level up was required since a long time. A feature using which the screen can be recorded and thanks to iOS 11.
That is right the latest and greatest software update of Apple iPhone that is iOS 11 has a feature using which you can now record your screen for a little amount of time, save it and share it with people later on. It only takes a little amount of time and is easy to use.
If you do not know how you can do it, then follow the article as I am going to tell you how you can do so.
Record iPhone Screen
Record using Control Center:
Step 1- First thing that you need to do is, add the screen recording to the Control Center. To do so follow the instructions given below-
- Open Settings.
- Find and tap on Control Center.
- Tap on customize controls.
- Add screen recording to Control Center.
Step 2- Now that the Screen Recording option is added to Control Center. All that is required from you is tap on the option to start it. It will show you a 3 second timer before starting the recording.
Step 3- To stop the recording, all you have to do is hit the red bar that will be present at the top of your device(It will state that the screen is recording). Additionally, you can also stop screen recording by going to the control center and tapping the Screen Recording option again.
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Step 4- Once the recording has stopped, it will automatically be saved in your camera roll where you can easily edit, send or delete it.
This is the best and easiest way by which you can record your iPhone Screen. However we know that this method is limited to users who have iOS 11 on their iPhone.
So if you happen to be someone who does not have iOS 11 installed on your iPhone then we have a couple of ways using which you can record your screen as well.
Record your Screen using Quicktime Player:
You will require a Mac Computer, an iOS 8 or newer version of iPhone and a lightning cable. Download and install quicktime from here. Using these and Quicktime player you can record screen of your iPhone.
- Connect your phone to the computer and open Quicktime Player.
- Now select ‘New Movie Recording’ and find and select your iPhone from the menu.
- Record and save the video.
- This is it, this is not as easy as it is in the iOS 11, however this is a good substitute to that.
- The only drawback is that we need a computer to record the screen.
Record your Screen using Reflector:
This option is quite easy as compared to the one mentioned above. You will require a computer whether Windows or Mac. You do not need to connect your iPhone to the computer. The app is quite versatile and is easy to use.However the app is not free.
Using these programs you will be able to record your iPhone Screen if you do not have iOS 11.
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