How to Record iPhone or iPad Screen in iOS 11 Without Any Third-Party App

Earlier, users had to rely on third-party apps to record iPhone screen. But with the release of iOS 11, they don’t need to use any such software; neither should they connect their iPhones with Mac or Windows computer. That’s amazing! If you want to record iPhone screen in iOS 11, read this simple method.

This screen recording feature is integrated in the Control Center in the latest iOS 11 by Apple. All you need is to enable this feature once and you can record iPhone screen in iOS 11. Once you stop recording iPhone screen, the recording will be saved in Photos app automatically. Later on, you can record, trim, edit, and share video on iPhone and iPad.

How to Record iPhone and iPad Screen in iOS 11

Enable Screen Recording on iPhone/iPad Running iOS 11

Step #1: First off, open Settings app on your iPhone or iPad.

Step #2: Scroll down a bit and tap on Control Center.

Tap on Control Center

Step #3: Under the MORE CONTROLS, there lies an option of Screen Recording.

Step #4: Tap on that plus symbol in green circle and the option will be added to INCLUDE.

Tap on Plus Sign to Add Screen Recording Option

Now you are all set to record iPhone/iPad screen in iOS 11.

How to Start Recording iPhone or iPad Screen with Screen Recording Feature in iOS 11

Step #1: Come back to the home screen of your iPhone or iPad, and swipe up from the bottom to bring up Control Center.

Step #2: Now tap on Recording icon (circle within a circle) to start capturing your iOS device’s screen.

Tap on Screen Recording Option

This will initiate the screen recording on your iPhone or iPad.

How to Stop iPhone/iPad Screen Recording in iOS 11

Step #1: After capturing the iPhone screen, you need to tap on status bar seen at the top of your device screen.

Tap on Recording Option in Status Bar

Step #2: A pop-up appears on screen with an option to stop recording; simply tap on Stop.

Tap on Stop to Stop Recording Screen

The recording will be saved in Photos app; you can access the recording and share it anywhere.

This new feature will be appreciated by many, especially by content creators who create videos. I am waiting for the day when Apple introduces a feature to record FaceTime video calls on iPhone and iPad. Currently, users have to connect their iPhone with Mac or have to use third-party app to record FaceTime video calls.

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