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iOS Device Setup

To record a trace, let’s first get you set up.

These preparatory steps only need to be once.

1. Install PS Companion app

You will use PS Companion app later to upload traces and screen recordings to PS Tool. Additionally, when recording app start, PS Companion app will be the place to start trace recording.

2. Login with your PS Tool credentials

To login to PS Companion app, you can use the same credentials you created while registering at or use Google authentication.

Click here if you forgot your credentials.

Click here if you don't have an account yet.

3. Customize share sheet

To make it easier to upload your traces via PS Companion app, we recommend customizing your iPhone share sheet.

To complete this step, you can choose any file on your iPhone that can be shared or return to this step when uploading your first trace.

  • Tap the icon


  • Once share sheet appears, look for PS Companion app among sharing options
  • If PS Companion App is not shown, swipe all the way to the right and tap "More"


  • On the top right tap "Edit"
  • Tap the add button add-button next to PS Companion app

4. Make sure that Screen Recording is added to Control Center

Source: Apple

Go to Settings > Control Center, then tap the add button add-button next to Screen Recording.