How to Record Your iPad Screen Perfectly

August 03 2017 22:04 pm/ Post By Yolisoftware to iOS Recorder

As an iPad user, you must enjoy your Apple life with the fantastic performance of iPad. But have you encountered the situation that you want to share contents on your iPad screen? Are you still finding solutions to such kind of problems? No need to panic any longer. This post will guide you how to mirror iPad screen on computer or record iPad screen as video perfectly.


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Part 1: Record iPad Screen on PC Wirelessly

Yolisoft iPhone Recorder is an all-in-one program for capturing screen on iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch. It is regarded as the best screen recorder for iOS devices, which contains both Windows and Mac version. Unlike other recorders that require phone or pad jailbreak for screencast, this one makes use of iOS's AirPlay mirroring function to stream videos, photos, music, documents and any other data from iPad to computer.


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After download & install this software on PC or Mac from the above links, you can follow the instructions below to use it:

Step 1: Launch iPad Screen Recorder

After you launch this program, set your iPad and computer under the same WIFI network in order to start the mirroring process.


Step 2: Connect Your iPad and Enable AirPlay

On your iPad, swipe up from the bottom of your screen and tap "AirPlay" icon. Then you will be able to check the available mirroring devices. Select the one that has your computer name. After that, the "Mirror-Connecting" hint will appear at the bottom right on this program. At this time, your iPad and the software are connected to each other.

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Step 3: Capture Your iPad Screen

Hit the red record button to start recording. You can stop at any time you need. Then you can enjoy your iPad on your computer wirelessly with no lag at all. 

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Part 2: Record iPad Screen on Mac with QuickTime

You can use the built-in feature of iPad to accomplish the task if you have a Mac. Note that this method works on Mac computer only. The specific requirements are as below:

- iPad with a lightning port

- iOS 8 or higher

- Mac running OS X Yosemite (10.10) or higher

- QuickTime Player 10.4 or higher installed

- A USB-to-Lightning cable


1.Make a connection between your iPad and Mac with the USB-to-Lightning cable.

2.Launch QuickTime from the "Application" folder.

3.Select "New Movie Recording" under "File".

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4.Click the downward facing triangle beside the record button, select your iPad as the recording source. Then you will see your iPad screen replicated in the application.

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5.Press the red record button or you can set your personal settings before recording.

6.Click the stop button when you want to stop recording. Then you can save the recording as a QuickTime movie.