October 10, 2018

How To Screen Mirror iOS 12 iPads and iPhones to Mac and Windows Computers Wirelessly

Screen mirroring iPad and iPhone screens to your Mac or Windows computer is a breeze with iOS 12. Don’t even think about using cords or cables – it’s so simple to do it wirelessly.

How? All you need to do is add one app to your computer. It’s that easy to turn your computer into an AirPlay-compatible receiver – regardless if you’re on a Mac or Windows computer.

What app? Reflector 3. Hundreds of thousands of people worldwide use Reflector to mirror and record iOS devices. You can buy it or try it for free here.

Here’s how to mirror your iPhone or iPad running iOS 12 to any Mac or Windows computer:

Step One

Download and install Reflector onto your Mac or Windows computer. Then check that your iOS 12 device and your computer are connected to the same wifi network.

Step Two

Open Reflector on your computer from your applications folder.

Reflector Running on a MacBook

Step Three

Unlock your iOS 12 device, open Control Center and tap Screen Mirroring.

Note: Users of iPhone X or later need to swipe down from the top of the screen to access Control Center. If you’re using an iPhone 8 or older, swipe up from the bottom of the screen.

iPhone XS Max Control Center

Step Four

Select your computer from the list of AirPlay-enabled receivers.

iPhone XS Max Screen Mirroring

Step Five

That’s it! Now your iPhone or iPad screen will wirelessly appear on your computer. Anything you do on your mobile device will reflect on your computer’s display in real time, including audio.

iPhone Mirroring to Computer with Reflector

 

Want to mirror more than just iPhones and iPads?

Great! With Reflector, you can. Mirror Android and Chromebook devices one at a time, side-by-side or simultaneously with any iOS device.

Pro tip:

You can also record your mobile device screen with Reflector. Just click the red button in the top right corner of your connected device to begin recording your session.

Reflector Recording iPhone Screen


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Related Reading

Have an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch running iOS 11 or iOS 10? Check these out:

How To Screen Mirror iOS 11 iPads and iPhones to Any Computer

How To Wirelessly Mirror iPhones and iPads Running iOS 10

 

 

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