Using AirPlay on your iOS device is very easy. Here’s a how to guide for AirPlay streaming on iPad or iPhone.
How to Enable/Disable and use AirPlay
To start AirPlay mirroring or streaming do the following steps.
- Ensure your devices (iPad, Apple TV, iPhone or iPod) are in Same network.
- Swipe up from the bottom of your device screen to open Control Center.
- Tap on AirPlay button.
- You can see the possible AirPlay receivers list, each device have a speaker or TV icon which shows what kind of the content (video or audio) you can stream to it.
- Select the device from the list. Start playing content (Ex: YouTube, Spotify, iTunes) and it will streamed using AirPlay.
Another way to turn on AirPlay and connect AirPlay device is within an App. AirPlay supported Apps will show a small icon. This will gives you a quick access to the available AirPlay receivers.
Note : AirPlay is Global Setting
You can use AirPlay on all of your apps and content that allow AirPlay. So it is important you need to understand it : If you turn on AirPlay it’s on globally activated. It will works across apps until you deactivate it.