Tips to Fix iPad Screen Recording Not Working

Posted by Brian Davis on Mar 26, 2021 4:00 PM

ipad screen recording not working

The screen recording is one of the most popular features according to iOS users. With this feature, users can record everything shown on the screen. But have you encountered the situation that the iPad screen recording not working? After recording the screen, the recorded videos can be saved or corrupted, or no sound. If you are troubled by the problem above, here are some tips for users to fix the screen recording not working issue.

Tip 1. Delete some data from your iPad
Tip 2. Turn on the screen recording again
Tip 3. Make sure you're allowed to record
Tip 4. Reset iPad settings
Tip 5. Check for updates
Tip 6. Download and install TunesKit iOS System Recovery

Tip 1. Delete some data from your iPad

ipad storage full

As is known to all, video files take up a lot of storage space. If your iPad recording screen not working, you should check if your iPad has enough storage for you to save the video file. You can delete unused apps, the easiest way to free up your iPad space. Besides, you can shorten the recorded video length so it won't take up too much storage space.

Tip 2. Turn on the screen recording again

run screen recording

Make sure the screen recording function is working when you record the screen. You can find this function in your iPad's Settings>Control center>Customize Controls. Once the screen recording has been started, you will be notified.

Tip 3. Make sure you're allowed to record

We should know that we are not allowed to record everything on our iPad screen. If you try to record the videos on Netflix, though your iPad screen recording is running, you won't record anything. Not only Netflix, but other video streaming apps are also not allowed to record.

Tip 4. Reset iPad settings

reset ipad setting

If none of the above works, maybe reset your device settings is a good method. You can find it in the Settings>General>Reset All Settings. The reset settings won't cause the loss of your iPad data.

Tip 5. Check for updates

check for updates

To be honest, iOS users need to update to the latest iOS system. Updating to the latest iOS system can fix some system problems, including the inability to record screen. You can update your system in Settings>General>Software Update.

Tip 6. Download and install TunesKit iOS System Recovery

As you see here, there may be something wrong with your iOS system. In my opinion, you need some tools to check and recover your iPad. TunesKit iOS System Recovery is a professional iOS system recovery tool. With TunesKit iOS System Recovery, you can fix most of your iPad issues including unable to record the screen, stuck on the Apple logo, stuck on the black screen, etc. Whatsmore, you can recover your iPad without data loss.

Here are the steps to fix the iPad screen recording not working.

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TunesKit iOS System Recovery

  • Repair up to 30+ iOS issues
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  • Fix iPad screen recording not working

Step 1.Connect your iPad with a computer by a data cable.

connect ios device

In the first step using TunesKit iOS System Recovery to fix iPad screen recording not working, you need to connect your iPad device with your computer.

Note: TunesKit iOS System Recovery can fix not only iPad but also iPhone, Apple TV, and iPod.

Step 2.Select a mode to start repairing screen recording not working

select mode

You need to select a mode to start repairing the issue. There are two options for you to select, Standard Mode and Advanced Mode. Standard Mode can fix the iOS system issue quickly and cause no data loss. It would be a better choice for you a select Standard Mode to fix the issues screen recording not working. If the Standard Mode doesn't work, Advanced Mode can help you. But you should notice that the Advanced Mode will erase your iPad data.

download firmware

Then, download the firmware package, before you do this, make sure the device info is correcet. If it is wrong, you can correct it manually.

Step 3. Fix your iOS system

fix ios

This is the last step for you to fix your iOS system. When the process is done, your iPad is fixed. TunesKit iOS System Recovery is a powerful tool for you to repair your iOS device. You can fix the issue of screen recording not working in several steps. As a dedicated iOS recovery tool, the TunesKit iOS System Recovery can solve most of the iOS system issue. Besides, it is an easy-to-use software, you can use it to fix your iOS device without obstacles.

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Final Word

In morden life, the iPad plays a more and more important role in our life. It will cause trouble if the iPad is down. So we need some tools or skills to solve the problem we may meet. If you have no idea about what to do, I think you can download TunesKit iOS System Recovery, which can fix iOS system issues such as Bluetooth not working, ghost typing, and so on. Also, you can leave your voice in the comments if you still have questions, and I will help you as soon as possible.


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