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How To Share iPad Screen To Mac

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» If you want to share your iPad screen with the MacBook then there are several ways but all go into the AirPlay system that enables sharing your iPad with any other iMac or MacBook.
» You can share your iPad screen with your MacBook on Zoom using AirPlay. It is a simple technique you can perform by just connecting your iPad and MacBook to the same WiFi.

How To Share iPad Screen To Mac:

There are the following ways to do this:

1. On Zoom

Sharing your iPad screen on Zoom has many advantages especially when it’s time for an important presentation. You can share your iPad screen with the MacBook on Zoom but it has many more advantages.

🔴 Steps To Share iPad Screen:

Use the following steps with which you can share your iPad screen to Mac on Zoom,

Step 1: When you’re on a Zoom call, click on Share screen, you’ll see different options to share screen, and click on iPhone/iPad via AirPlay.

Step 2: Then click on Share at the bottom right corner of the screen.

Step 3: Now connect your iPad to the same WiFi network as your Mac is on.

Step 4: Then on your iPad, swipe down the display panel and you’ll find the option Screen Mirror.

Step 5: Click on it and you’re done.

Screen mirror Zoom from ipad

Now you’ll find your iPad screen flashing to your MacBook.

2. Exact Use of AirPlay

You can share your iPad screen on MacBook using AirPlay. For that, you need to have the application Zoom to use your iPad to share or mirror the screen to the MacBook. It’s a simple and easy method.

🔴 Steps to Mirroring using AirPlay:

Steps you need to follow to share an iPad screen to Mac using AirPlay,

Step 1: Connect your iPad and Mac to the same WiFi network.

Step 2: Download the Zoom Application on your Mac.

Step 3: Open the application and click on New Meeting.

Step 4: Click on Share Screen and then click on the third option i.e iPhone/iPad via AirPlay and click on Share.

Click on Share Screen
click on the third option i.e iPhoneiPad
 AirPlay & Click on Share

Step 5: Next Click on Install on the message box prompting on your screen to install the plugin.

Next Click on Install on the message

Step 6: On your iPad, swipe down the display panel.

Now on your iPad, you’ll get to see the option Screen mirroring.

3. Using LetsView Wirelessly

LetsView is a tool that can help user mirror their screen or their iPad screen to a Mac. It has some great features which are pretty advanced.

LetsView Tool mac ipad

🔴 Steps to use LetsView to Mirror Screen:

The following are the steps to share your screen using LetsView:

Step 1: You first need to install this application on both your iPad and MacBook.


Step 2: Then open the application on both devices. Note that both devices are connected to the same WiFi connection.

Step 3: On your Mac, click on the Computer screen mirroring.

Click on mirrow icon

Step 4: As you open it, on your iPad you need to input the code or scan the QR code that’s promoted on your Mac’s screen.

Then you’ll be able to see your iPad screen being displayed on your Mac.

4. Mirror using QuickTime player

This is another application or tool that helps the user get out of the technical limitations. It has several advanced features and is a great application for sharing an iPad screen with Mac. This is a wired way. This Mac tool is a great one.

QuickTime player app

🔴 Steps to use QuickTimePlayer:

Make sure you have your USB or any lightning cable with you to set up the connection.

The following points have all the step-by-step details,

Step 1: First, connect both devices using a lightning cable.

Step 2: Open QuickTime player on Mac.

Step 3: Now on the top section of the screen, you’ll see the option Files. Click on it.

you'll see the option Files

Step 4: From the Dropdown, options choose the option New Movie Recording.

choose the option New Movie Recording

Step 5: On your screen, you’ll find the recording screen flashing.

 recording screen flashing

Step 6: Click on the Camera option found as a downward arrow and choose iPad as the default option and you’re done.

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