In this blog, we will go through the process of connecting your Xbox to iPhone or iPad. You can stream and screen content from your iOS device on your Xbox One using any media service such as Netflix. Here’s how you can connect your console to an iOS device.
Step 1: Download the Xbox App
- Go to the App Store. Its icon is white and blue in color with the letter A.
- Press the Search option located at the lower side of the screen.
- Tap on the search bar located in the upper side.
- Enter Xbox and conduct a search.
- Find the Xbox app and tap on the Get button located on the upper side of the screen.
- Now, hit the Install button.
- Key in the password for your Apple ID.
- Now, the download will begin.
Step 2: Connect Xbox One to iPhone/iPad using the Xbox app
- Tap on the Settings app on your iOS device.
- Touch the Bluetooth option located in the Settings menu.
- Toggle the slider next to Bluetooth to enable it.
- You need to power on your Xbox One. Just hit the X button located on the face of the console.
- Alternatively, press and hold the X button located in the center of any connected controller.
- Power on your TV,
- Unlock your iOS device and launch the Xbox app.
- Touch the Sign In option located in the end.
- Below Sign In, enter the email address for your Xbox Live account.
- Hit the Next button located under the email field.
- Key in the password for your Xbox Live account.
- Hit the Sign In button located below the password field.
- Now, hit the Let’s Play button.
- Tap the hamburger icon to open the menu. It is located in the upper left-hand corner.
- Just select the Connection option from the list.
- Now the iOS device will try to identify your Xbox.
- Scroll to the Connection section and hit Connect to Your Xbox One.
- Select your Xbox One.
- Hit the Connect button.
- Now your Xbox console and iOS device are connected via the Xbox app.
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