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I am rather new to iPhone. I have iPhone 3gs updated to iOS 5.0. It's jailbroken, I have Cydia, etc.

I tried to find a solution to video record my screen (video of my iphone's screen). I need to show to my friend how a certain app looks like on iphone. However, I was unable to find a tool.

Which tool do you recommend to record iphone's screen? I'd prefer it be free :).

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Currently. there isn't any free version of any software that you want that can do screen recording. But there are two apps last I checked. Both are paid. The first one, last time I checked it was $1.99. Its on Cydia, its called ScreenRecorder:

http://www.cultofmac.com/33585/record-your-iphone-screen-with-screenrecorder-jailbreak-superguide/

There is also Display Recorder on the Cydia App Store for $4.99:

http://www.jailbreaknation.com/record-your-iphone-screen-on-ios-5-with-displayrecorder

There was also a paid App Store Application for the iPhone and iPod Touch, called Display Recorder but it got pulled from the App Store and I can't find it anymore.

I hope that the first two help, sorry that they aren't free but they work and are pretty awesome, they also have their limitations though, so read up on their limits first before taking the plunge.

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I'd recommend Display Recorder. Ryan Petrich is an amazing JailBreak developer that writes quality code, and Display Recorder is no exception. It's easy to use and can do so much. –  Andrew Larsson Jul 9 '12 at 21:19
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