How do I show my phone or tablet in mmhmm?

This article covers how to share your mobile device's screen as a slide in mmhmm Studio.

Note: Sharing your mobile device's screen is currently only available on mmhmm Studio. 

Table of contents

Share an iOS device's screen

  1. Plug your device into your Mac with a Lightning cable.
  2. If your device asks if you want to trust your computer, choose Trust.

  3. In mmhmm, click on New Slide > This Mac or iOS Device.


  4. Choose your device from the share window. Then, click on the Share button.


Share a non-Apple device screen

If you have a different type of device, such as an Android phone or tablet, or if you want to share wirelessly via AirPlay or Chromecast, try using a third-party app like AirServer:

  1. Download and install AirServer onto your computer.
  2. After installation, access the AirServer app on your phone. 
    • If you have an iPhone or iPad, you can mirror your screen wirelessly using AirPlay. 
    • If you have an Android phone or tablet, use this guide from AirServer to set up your device.
  3. From there, you should see the name of your Mac. Select it.
  4. Add a Screen Share slide.
  5. Choose the AirServer window to share your device screen in mmhmm. 


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