What if you want to share some funny and awesome photos or videos of your iPhone, but refuse to be surrounded by a whole bunch of people looking at your phone? What are you going to? Are you going to share it or not? If I tell you that you don’t have to make such choice simply by using the screen mirroring software, would you be interested? Well, if the answer is yes, just continue your reading and we are going to teach how to share the items of your iPhone on a larger screen. In other words, how to mirror iPhone to PC?
Quick guide on How to Mirror iPhone to PC
The tool used in this video is ApowerManager. It is a professional phone manager which includes the feature of screen mirroring. You can easily use this tool in mirroring the iPhone screen onto PC and further sharing your media files to others.
To begin with, you should check the requirements in prior to using this program:
- iPhone 4s or later with AirPlay Mirroring.
- PC with wireless LAN card.
- Program version: Apowersoft Phone Managerversion 2.6.0 or later.
How to Mirror iPhone Screen
Before connection, please make sure that you’ve set up iPhone and PC under the same Wi-Fi network.
Run Apowersoft Phone Manager on PC and click “iOS Recorder” contained in “Tools” icon. At this moment, your PC may appear a pop-up window of “Windows Security Alert” which is a regular alert. You just tick the two boxes to allow this app to utilize on your networks and then hit “Allow access” to continue.
Tips: If it the alert doesn’t pop up when you run iOS Recorder, kindly adjust your PC settings by following these steps: Open “Control Panel” > “System and Security” > “Windows Firewall” > “Allow apps to communicate through Windows Firewall”. Go to “Allowed apps and features” and tick boxes relating to Apowersoft iOS Recorder and Apowersoft Phone Manager to carry on.
On iPhone, swipe up from the bottom of the screen to access Control Center and tap “AirPlay”.
You’ll find an icon of TV screen with its name. If it’s shown as an icon of speaker, you need to wait for a while till the TV icon appears. Then click this icon and open the “Mirroring” function.
Once connected, “Mirror – Connecting” will appear on the interface of iOS Recorder.
Provided that the network is smooth, the program will establish the connection within seconds. Then you’re able to enjoy the small iPhone on the big PC screen.
Tips: If the connection is off by accident, just open the “Mirroring” on your iPhone again. And if it’s still not working, you’d better reboot this app to make connection.
How to Mirror iPhone to PC
After a successful connection, the iPhone screen will be mirrored onto PC, which means your operation on the device will also be shown on the computer. For instance, if you rotate the iPhone, the mirrored screen will rotate on PC as well. If you want to enjoy your phone videos on the computer, simply click “Full Screen” at the app’s upper left corner to zoom in and zoom out. Or, you can directly hit the “Esc” button on the keyboard to exit the full-screen mode.
Tips of Recording iPhone Screen
To record iPhone screen, tap “Start recording” at the upper left corner of the interface and begin to record everything on your iPhone. Then, press it again to stop the recording. If you want to view the recorded files, click “Open folder” icon which is next to the recording button. Last step, when you finish all these steps, tap “Disconnect” to complete the whole process.
ApowerManager definitely is a wise choice for you to mirror iPhone to PC. Although this tool does requires a pretty smooth network in order to get you the best screen mirroring resolution, it allows to record iPhone screen which many similar softwares don’t possess. Anyway, if you run into any issues related to our guide for you, simply leave your thoughts below!