Mirror Phone Screen to Computer

Whether you encounter the similar situations below?

“How can I mirror my iPhone to the computer?”

“I’d like to mirror my Android phone to the computer, can you help me?”

If you want to mirror your iOS/Android device screen to the computer, don’t worry. You can try “Mirror Phone Screen to Computer” mode to mirror the screen to the computer with a few clicks. The following instructions will help you do it.

Tech Specs

Windows Win 11(64 bit), Win 10(64 bit), Win 8(64 bit), Win 7(64 bit)
Mac 11 (macOS Big Sur), 10.15 (macOS Catalina), 10.14 (macOS Mojave), Mac OS X 10.13 (High Sierra)
iOS iOS version 12 and above
Android Android version 10 and above
Hard Disk Space 500 MB hard drive space
RAM 512 MB system memory
CPU Pentium IV 2.4 GHz or above
Sound Card Windows-compatible sound card
Graphics Card Accelerated 3D graphics – 64MB RAM
Others (For iOS) iTunes 9.0 or above; iTunesMobileDevice driver installed
Others (For Android) USB Driver and ADB Device Driver

Before running AnyMirror, you’re supposed to download iTunes to help detect iPhone/iPad/iPod touch.

Supported iOS Device Models

iPhone Series iPhone 5, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5c, iPhone 6 (Plus), iPhone 6s (Plus), iPhone SE, iPhone SE (2nd Generation), iPhone 7 (Plus), iPhone 8 (Plus), iPhone X, iPhone Xs (Max), iPhone XR, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro (Max), iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, iPhone 12 Pro Max, iPhone 13 mini, iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Pro, iPhone 13 Pro Max, etc.
iPad Series iPad mini 2, iPad mini 3, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 5, iPad mini 6, iPad Air, iPad Air 2, iPad Air 3, iPad 5, iPad 6, iPad 7, iPad Pro, iPad Pro (2nd Generation), iPad Pro (3rd Generation), iPad Pro (4th Generation), etc.
iPod touch Series iPod touch 6, iPod touch 7, etc.

1. If you use a Windows computer and connect the device via a USB cable, this function can only be compatible with iOS 12 and above.

2. It can support all iPhone, iPad or iPod touch with iOS 11 and above.

Supported Android Device Models

All Android brands with Android 5 and above, including Samsung, HUAWEI, XIAOMI, Lenovo, OnePlus, etc..

Benefits for Basic & Standard & Pro Version

Benefits Basic Standard Pro
Mirror Phone Screen to Computer

Part 1. Mirror iPhone/iPad Screen to Computer

Step 1. Download and install AnyMirror on Computer.

Please download and install AnyMirror on computer. Make sure the network is stable while downloading and installing AnyMirror.

Step 2. Connect Your iPhone/iPad to Computer via a USB Cable/Wi-Fi.

(1). Connect the Device to Computer via a USB Cable.

Download AnyMirror mobile app on your iPhone or iPad. Then, please connect iOS device to the computer with a USB cable. When you connect your device to computer via USB, the software will pop a window “Click “Trust” on your mobile device.” After you click Trust on the iOS device, it will ask you to enter the passcode to unlock the device. Otherwise, your device is unable to be detected.

Click “Trust” on Your Mobile Device

Click “Trust” on Your Mobile Device

Then, launch AnyMirror on your computer.  And you will see the interface below. Please choose the “Screen Mirroring” option (This window will only appear on the home page via USB connection).

Choose Screen Mirroring On Computer

Choose Screen Mirroring On Computer

And then please select “Screen Mirroring” mode at AnyMirror mobile app on your iPhone/iPad > Select “USB” > Click the “Start” button > Click “Start Broadcast” (The above steps are operated by AnyMirror mobile app on your iPhone/iPad.).

Click Start Broadcast on the Device

Click Start Broadcast on the Device

1. Please make sure you’ve installed iTunes on the computer to help detect iPhone/iPad.

2. At the same time, you need to download AnyMirror mobile app on iPhone or iPad directly or from App Store to help establish connection between iOS device and computer.

(2). Connect the Device to Computer via Wi-Fi.

Check the WLAN name on your device Settings.

Check the WLAN Name on Device Settings

Check the WLAN Name on Device Settings

Check the Wi-Fi name on your computer.

Check the Wi-Fi Name on the Computer

Check the Wi-Fi Name on the Computer

Please make sure that your iPhone and computer connect to the same Wi-Fi network. And then please open Control Center on your iPhone/iPad > Click “Screen Mirroring” > Select “AnyMirror_Computer Name” once it appears.

Click Screen Mirroring on Control Center

Click Screen Mirroring on Control Center

1. If AnyMirror is unable to recognize your iOS device, you can try to fix this issue by following troubleshooting steps:

① Please download the latest version of AnyMirror.

② Check whether your USB cable is loose. If it is, please reconnect it. If the USB cable is broken, please give a new one a try.

③ Reinstall iTunes.

④ Please log in your computer as Administrator account (For Windows Computer Only).

⑤ If the problem persists, please contact our Support Team for further help.

2. You can get more info about connecting the device, please refer to Connect Phone to Computer.

Step 3. Mirror the Device Screen to Computer Successfully.

After you select “Start Broadcast”, your screen will be mirrored into AnyMirror after 3 seconds. You will see the interface below. Then you can go to any screen that you want to mirror to the computer.

Succeed to Mirror the iOS Device

Succeed to Mirror the iOS Device

And you can draw, record the screen, take a screenshot etc.

Edit the Mirroring Screen

Edit the Mirroring Screen

If you want to exit mirroring, you can click “Stop Broadcast”.

Click Stop Broadcast to Exit Screen Mirroring

Click Stop Broadcast to Exit Screen Mirroring

Part 2. Mirror Android Screen to Computer

Step 1. Download And Install AnyMirror on Your computer.

Please download and install AnyMirror on your computer. Make sure the network is stable while downloading and installing AnyMirror.

Please turn on USB debugging on your Android to help detect Android device.

Step 2. Connect Your Android to Computer via a USB Cable/Wi-Fi.

(1). Connect the Device via a USB Cable.

Download AnyMirror app on your Android device. Connect your iOS device to computer with a USB cable. Then, launch AnyMirror on your computer and you will see the interface below. Please choose “Screen Mirroring”.

Choose Screen Mirroring Function

Choose Screen Mirroring Function

If you are not connected to the device, you will see the Step 1 prompt “Connect your Android phone/tablet to the computer with a USB cable”. After connecting your Android device via USB cable, you need to complete a few steps.

Connect Your Android Device to the Computer

Connect Your Android Device to the Computer

Please turn on MTP mode on your Android device and then select “Transfer Files”. After that, please click “Next” button on the computer to operate.

Choose "Transfer Files" Option

Choose “Transfer Files” Option

And then, please follow the steps to turn on the Developer Options.

Turn on the Developer Options

Turn on the Developer Options

Next, please turn on “USB Debugging” mode.

Turn on “USB Debugging” Mode

Turn on “USB Debugging” Mode

Please click the button “Enabled” to connect the device.

Click Enabled Button to Connect the Device

Click Enabled Button to Connect the Device

At the same time, you need to download AnyMirror mobile app on Android device from Google Play to help establish connection between Android device and computer.

(2). Connect the Device to Computer via Wi-Fi.

Method 1. Auto Detect:

Please keep your Android device and computer connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Check the WLAN name on your Android device Settings.

Check the Wi-Fi Name on Android Settings

Check the Wi-Fi Name on Android Settings

Check the Wi-Fi name on your computer.

Computer Connected to WiFi ( iMobie Free)

Computer Connected to WiFi ( iMobie Free)

Launch AnyMirror app on your computer. Drag and drop the computer icon to connect when it appears on the AnyMirror app interface on your phone.

Drag Computer Icon to Connect

Drag Computer Icon to Connect

Method 2. Scan Connect:

Please keep your device and computer connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Launch AnyMirror app on your Android phone/tablet > Clcik “Screen Mirroring” > Select “Wi-Fi” > Select “Scan QR Code” to scan.

 Connect the Device by Scanning QR Code

Connect the Device by Scanning QR Code

1. If AnyMirror is unable to recognize your Android device, you can try to fix this issue by following troubleshooting steps:

a. Please download the latest version of AnyMirror.

b. Please check if you have enabled USB debugging option in Settings on your Android device.

c. Please check whether your USB cable is loose. If it is, please reconnect it. If the USB cable is broken, please give a new one a try.

d. Please make sure your Android device can be detected by your computer.

e. Check whether you have the latest version of USB Driver and ADB Driver on your computer and device. If not, download and update them from Android device official website.

f. If the problem persists, please contact our Support Team for further diagnosis.

2. You can get more info about connecting the device, please refer to Connect Phone to Computer.

Step 3. Mirror the Android Device’s Screen to Computer Successfully.

After you succeed to connect the device, your Android screen will be mirrored into AnyMirror. You will see the interface below. Then you can go to any screen that you want to mirror to the computer.

Succeed to Mirror the Android Device

Succeed to Mirror the Android Device

And you can draw, record screen, take a screenshot and make other operation.

Edit the Mirroring Screen

Edit the Mirroring Screen

If you want to exit mirroring, you can click “Disconnect”.

Exit the Mirroring Screen

Exit the Mirroring Screen