For those that are running iOS 11 or iOS 12 on your iPhone or iPad, it’s a good idea to know how to turn on screen recording for iPhone and iPad. The ability to use iOS 11 or iOS 12 screen recording makes life much easier with the official release of this feature from Apple.
In the past, you could only capture what appeared on the screen with a picture, but now iOS 11/iOS 12 has introduced a built-in feature that allows users to record screen in iOS 12 or iOS 11. We’ll be explaining how to use and enable screen recording in iOS 11 and provide some tips to have the best experience using this new feature.
When you’ve got iOS 11 or iOS 12 screen recoding to start working, you’ll be able to start recording screen on iPhone and iPad with a few taps of the screen. Below are the instructions on how to enable screen recording in iOS 12 or iOS 11 for iPad and iPhone.
How to enable screen recording in iOS 12 or iOS 11
- Turn on your iPhone or iPad
- Tap on Settings
- Select on Control Center
- Look for and add Screen Recording
- Leave Settings
- Swipe up from the bottom of the screen, to open Control Center
- Select on the Screen Recording button to enable screen recording in iOS 12 or iOS 11
Tips for screen recording on iOS 12 or iOS 11
One thing that you should know is that when you go to screen record on iOS 12 or iOS 11 for iPhone and iPad; everything will be recorded that appears on your screen from start to finish. This is why it’s a good idea to go back and make a quick edit in the Photos app by shortening the first and last few seconds of the clip to make it look more professional.
In addition, we should let you know that while you’re screen recording on iOS 12 or iOS 11, if you get alerts, texts or other notifications; they’ll show up on your screen as you’re recording. This is why we recommend you put your phone on Do Not Disturb to stop random thing appearing on your screen.
You should also know that when screen recording in iOS 12 or iOS 11 everything in the status bar will also show up. For those that don’t want people to know what kind of phone carrier you use, it’s suggested that you put your device into Airplane Mode before screen recording to hide this info.
Why you should record screen on iOS 12 or iOS 11
With the first official release of screen recording on iOS 12 or iOS 11, it now allows for you to things that you see on apps that couldn’t be recorded in the past. Instead of sending several screenshots of a conversation, you can just record screen on iPad or iPhone to save time. In addition, you can use screen recording as a tool to help people solve problems that their having with their device.