Many iOS users may already know how to use Apple AirPlay to wirelessly mirror iPhone or iPad’s screen on to a TV screen. See following guide to mirror iOS device and cast photos, videos from iPhone iPad to TV via AirPlay. But what if you want to mirror iPhone iPad or iPod touch to PC screen other than a TV? Can we AirPlay iPhone iPad iPod to PC? iOS screen recorder is a new utility just being added to the iOS data recovery software. The initial version of this iPhone iPad screen mirroring and recording software is now available for Windows PC only at this moment. Mac users may need to wait for some time. In this article, we will use this free tool to mirror an iPhone iPad or iPod touch to PC. You will be able to send anything displaying on your iOS device to your Windows computer screen just like a TV. You only need to install the iPhone screen mirror and recorder on computer, no apps or installation required on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.
To get started, please download X-mirage AirPlay Receiver and iOS mirroring tool on to your PC and install it. Note that it is a paid app. If you are using a Mac, you can make use of the Quicktime Player, which is bundled withe the Mac OS, to cast screen from iPhone iPad to Mac for free without any third-party apps. Or refer to this tutorial to cast screen from iPhone to Macbook Pro wirelessly.
Install and run the above software on your PC. Go to unlock your iPhone iPad or iPod touch, connect your iOS device to the same Wi-Fi network as your computer. Swipe up from the bottom of the screen to open the control center. Tap ‘AirPlay’ or ‘Screen Mirroring’, choose your computer name from the available device list to mirror iPhone iPad or iPod to computer through AirPlay over Wi-Fi.