How to Fix Screen Recording Failed to Save Cocoa Error! issue


Many iPhone users reporting that they get a “cocoa error! That failed to save the screen recording” or “Failed to save recording” error. Sometimes, it may be caused by your inattention.  Here are some of the fixes to solve the problem.
Fix 1: Restart your iPhone
iPhone X/8/8 Plus

  1. Press the volume-up button for few seconds and release it, then do the same with the volume-down button.
  2. Press and hold the side button until the Apple logo appears on the screen. Now, your device will be rebooted successfully.

iphone restart

iPhone 7/7 Plus
Press and hold Volume Down and Power button at the same time until the Apple logo appears on the screen.
iPhone 6s and earlier
Press and hold the sleep button and home button simultaneously until the Apple logo appears on the screen.
Fix 2: Check Power mode option

  1. Launch settings.
  2. Select Battery option.
  3. Check the “Low power mode” is Turn On or not. If already “Turned On” then “Turn Off” it.

Note: If the “Low power mode” is already Turned Off, then Turn On it for few seconds and Turn Off it again.

  1. Now, Restart your device.

Low Power Mode

Fix 3: Reset All Settings

  1. Launch Settings.
  2. Select General -> Reset.
  3. Choose “Reset All Settings”.
  4. Enter the passcode if needed.
  5. Now, Tap and conform to “Reset all settings”.

Reset All Settings
Fix 4: Free up the storage
If you have not enough space to save the screen record file then delete the unwanted or unused files, images, videos to free the storage.

  1. Launch Settings.
  2. Select General-> Storage.
  3. Here, Delete the unwanted files, apps or other contents.

iphone storage settings

Fix 5: Update your iOS

  1. launch Settings.
  2. Select General -> Software update.
  3. If the Software update is available, tap on “Download the install” option to update the iOS(Enter the passcode if needed).

Upgrading your iOS device to the newest iOS version will give some “bug fixes”.

ios update

Fix 6: Clear History and website data from safari

  1. Launch Settings.
  2. Select “Safari”.
  3. Now, Scroll down the screen and tap on “Clear History and Website Data”.
  4. Now, Restart your iPhone.

Clear History and Website Data

Hope the above solutions may useful to fix the issues. If you still have the issues then Contact Apple Support team. 

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