Jailbreaking is quite possibly the most popular way of downloading apps onto the iOS device without all the restrictions that Apple put in place and there are a number of types of app that jailbreakers choose to download. Many jailbreakers tend to head for Screen Recorder apps, such as iRec but, if you don’t want to jailbreak or are unable to jailbreak because of the iOS version you are on, you may well be missing your screen recorders.
Image : AirShou Screen Recorder Download Tutorial
Airshou is a new one that works on a wide variety of iOS devices aswell as Android . And, the best part is, you do not need to jailbreak to get it. However, it isn’t the most straightforward of apps to download but here is a tutorial explaining you just that.
Supported Devices :
Airshou is compatible with the following iOS devices on iOS 9+
- iPad Air
- iPad Mini
- iPod Touch
Supported Firmwares :
- iOS 11
- iOS 10 upto iOS 10.3.3
- iOS 9 upto iOS 9.3.5
- iOS 8 upto iOS 8.4.1
- iOS 7 upto iOS 7.1.2
Steps to Download Airshou App :
Here are the official methods to download AirShou Screen Recorder app on your iPhone.
Quick Links :
Method 1: Safari Browser [ Easy Method ]
You can’t download AirShou from the iOS app store but, if you follow the steps below it is dead simple to get onto your iOS device. All you need is your iPhone or iPad with a good internet connection , Wi-Fi is best. Please note that, no matter which browser you use on your iOS device, this will only work with Safari
- Open Safari browser
- Open airshou.org
- When the page is fully loaded, tap on the UP arrow [ top right or the screen on the iPad and bottom center on the iPhone ]
- Choose Add to Home Screen from the options on the screen
- Now you will be asked to provide a new name for the app icon , type AirShou and then tap the Add button
- When you close Safari, you will find the AirShou app icon on the home screen
Video: This is a walkthrough of the above steps
Method 2: Configuration Profile
You must follow these steps exactly as they are written otherwise AirShou may not be installed :
- Open the Safari browser and the open this [ link ]
- On the information page that loads, find and tap the link to install directly to iOS device
- When your Settings app opens on the Profile page, tap on install profile
- Input your passcode if requested to do so and Safari browser opens again
If it didn’t work, you need to go back and check that you followed these steps properly
Method 3 : AirShou IPA Installation
The second method to install AirShou Screen Recorder is using Cydia Impactor app to download and install the AirShou IPA File , directly on your iPhone. The entire instructions is given on this linked page.
Method 4 : Android Devices
Android users are missing out on an awful lot of features because they cannot jailbreak. Even though their platform is more open than iOS, Cydia has provided loads of useful apps and features that simply can’t be found anywhere else and one of those is AirShou screen recorder. Now, Android users can also have AirShou on their devices but the steps to download are a little more complex because they involve the download of the AirShou APK File. This is the application package file that installs the software on your device so make sure you follow the steps in the linked post to ensure success :
Fix AirShou Crashing Issue :
When you use AirShou screen recorder, you should also download NessTool . This small but significant tool protect your app certificate from being revoked, and this stops the regular crashing issues that you will experience without Anti Revoke.
If you follow all of these steps you should have no problem but, although many users have found it plain sailing, there are those who have come up against a number of issues. The most common ones can be found detailed in the linked post below, along with solutions and there are also instructions for deleting Airshou if you choose not to use it anymore
AirShou Screen Recorder Alternatives :
AirShou is a very popular screen recorder but there are a couple of others that may be better for you:
CoolPixel is a very different screen recorder to AirShou. As well as providing you with the ability to record whatever you want on your screen in Full HD 1080p at 60fps, CoolPixel also provides video editing capabilities too. You can import your own HD videos, add rich filters for movie effects, add subtitles and dubbing with a simple finger swipe and much more besides. Follow the steps at the given link to download CoolPixel to your device today.
iRec App :
iRec used to be the single most popular screen recorder ever released for Cydia users but, as time went by, the developers failed to update it to support the later iOS versions. The app eventually fell into disuse, but it has now been given a complete overhaul to support all iOS devices on all iOS versions, as well as Android and it doesn’t require Cydia. Find out more about how to download iRec .
If you miss your screen recorder and cannot jailbreak then Airshou is the app you need. Let us know what you think of it and if you have any trouble using it. For more up to date developments and news sent to your inbox, follow us on Facebook.