Of course, you can still taketo draw something on your screen and take notes, but there are times when a recording – complete with audio – is the better route. You must have iOS 11 or a later update installed on your but that is the only requirement.
Before you can start using the new screen recorder tool, you must first add the function button to the Control Center. On your iOS device, go to Settings> Control Center> Customize Controls and then tap the green plus button next to Screen Capture.
Record your screen
After adding the shortcut, start to open Control Center. On iPhones older than the iPhone X ($ 900 at Boost Mobile) like the you can get there by swiping up from the bottom of the screen. On newer iPhones, swipe down from the top right corner of the screen.
Tap the button Screen capture causing a countdown inside the button, then the button turns red to indicate what is being captured on your screen.
You know when your screen is recording, because there is either a red bar at the top of your screen (on older iPhones) or the time has a red marker behind it (on newer iPhones). Tap the red button or bar to stop recording.
Spice up a recording with audio
Okay, but what if you want to show someone how to use a feature or run into a bug you keep coming across? Well, you can turn on your phone's microphone and have it record as long as a screen recording session is active.
To enable it, open the Control Center and long press the Screen Capture button. A new menu will appear with a switch to turn on your microphone at the bottom. Tap the Microphone Audio button, it turns red, then select Start Recording .
OK, I made a recording … now what?
As soon as you stop recording, you will be asked if you want to save the video in the Photos app. Open the Photos app to view, edit, crop and share the video via messages, email or even post to your favorite social network.
Apple provided the option to record your screen in iOS 11 a few years ago, butboth released last year brought more important additions. The new features an improved and the ability to prevent all .