IOS 11 allows the user to stream the iPhone or iPad screen on Facebook. The function can be useful for transmitting game matches on the cell phone or conducting live video lessons. The feature works natively, without the need for any specific application. You only need to have the social network app installed on your smartphone.
In the following walkthrough, see how to set up iOS screen recording to stream to Facebook. The procedure was performed using an iPhone 8, but the tips also apply to other Apple phone models.
Learn how to make live transmissions of the iPhone screen image on Facebook Photo: Thssius Veloso / dnetc
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Step 1. Access the iOS settings and tap on "Control Center". Then, tap "Customize controls".
Open the control center settings Photo: Reproduo / Helito Bijora
Step 2. Slide the screen to the "More controls" section and touch the "+" button, to the left of "Screen recording".
Add the screen recording icon Photo: Reproduction / Helito Bijora
Step 3. Go back to the iPhone apps screen. To start streaming, slide your finger from the bottom edge of the screen towards the center to open the control center. Then use 3D Touch on the screen recording icon.
Access the control center and press the recording icon Foto: Reproduo / Helito Bijora
Step 4. If you want, you can enable or disable the audio from the microphone. Finally, select "Facebook" and tap "Start Broadcast".
Starting streaming the iPhone screen on Facebook Photo: Reproduo / Helito Bijora
Step 5. A three-second countdown timer will start and, at the end, streaming will start. Note that the top bar of the iPhone turns red, indicating that the screen is being broadcast. To finish, tap on it and then on "Stop".
Finishing screen transmission Photo: Reproduo / Helito Bijora
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