How do I screen mirror with a USB cable?

Answered by Jason Smith

To screen mirror your iOS or Android device to a PC via a USB cable, you can use a tool called AirDroid Cast. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to do it:

Step 1: Download and install AirDroid Cast
– For iOS devices, go to the App Store and search for “AirDroid Cast”. Download and install the app.
– For Android devices, go to the Google Play Store and search for “AirDroid Cast”. Download and install the app.

Step 2: Log in to your account in AirDroid Cast Desktop Client
– On your PC, open a web browser and go to the AirDroid Cast website (
– Sign in to your AirDroid Cast account. If you don’t have an account, you can create one for free.
– Once logged in, you will see the AirDroid Cast Desktop Client interface.

Step 3: Cast the device’s screen via USB Cable
– Connect your iOS or Android device to your PC using a USB cable.
– On your device, open the AirDroid Cast app.
– In the app, tap on the “Cast” button or the screen mirroring icon, usually located at the top or bottom of the screen.
– Select the “USB Connection” option.
– Follow the on-screen instructions to grant the necessary permissions for screen mirroring.
– Once connected, your device’s screen will be mirrored on your PC through the AirDroid Cast Desktop Client.

You can now view and interact with your iOS or Android device’s screen on your PC. This method allows you to easily share your device’s screen for presentations, demonstrations, or troubleshooting purposes.

Note: Make sure that you have a stable USB connection and that your device is charged or connected to a power source to avoid any interruptions during the screen mirroring process.