Streamlining Your Workflow: A Guide to Stream Deck Mobile on iOS

Streamlining Your Workflow: A Guide to Stream Deck Mobile on iOS


In the dynamic world of software development and workflow optimization, having quick and intuitive access to your tools is crucial. That’s where Stream Deck Mobile steps in, transforming your iOS device into a highly customizable control centre.

Stream Deck Mobile is your virtual sidekick whether you’re a developer, video editor, or just looking to enhance productivity. This blog post will explain how to install and configure Stream Deck Mobile on your iOS device.

Step 1: Installation

  1. Find the App: Head to the Apple App Store on your iOS device.
  2. Search for Stream Deck Mobile: Type “Stream Deck Mobile” in the search bar.
  3. Download and Install: Click the download button and wait for the app to install.

Step 2: Subscription and Login

Once installed, Stream Deck Mobile requires a subscription. Don’t worry; it comes with a free trial period.

  1. Open the App: Tap the Stream Deck Mobile icon on your home screen.
  2. Choose Your Subscription: Remember the free trial period, and select a monthly or yearly subscription.
  3. Log In: Use your Elgato account to log in, or create a new one if you don’t have an account already.

Step 3: Pairing with Your Computer

For Stream Deck Mobile to work, it needs to be paired with the Stream Deck software on your computer.

  1. Download Stream Deck Software: If you haven’t already, download and install the Stream Deck software on your computer from Elgato’s official website.
  2. Open the Software: Launch Stream Deck on your computer.
  3. Pair Your Device: In the software, go to the devices section and select “Add Phone”. Follow the on-screen instructions to pair your iOS device.

Step 4: Customizing Buttons

The real power of Stream Deck lies in its customizability.

  1. Explore Default Profiles: Stream Deck Mobile comes with some pre-configured profiles. Familiarize yourself with them to understand the layout.
  2. Add or Modify Buttons: Press a button to change its function or appearance. You can assign various actions like launching apps, executing key commands, or controlling media.
  3. Create Profiles and Folders: Organize your buttons into profiles and folders for different tasks or applications.

Step 5: Advanced Features

  1. Integrate with Services: Stream Deck Mobile allows integration with Twitch, YouTube, Twitter, and more. This is particularly useful for streamers but great for developers too.
  2. Use Multi-Actions: Set up a single button to execute multiple actions in sequence – a boon for complex workflows.


Stream Deck Mobile is a game-changer for anyone looking to streamline their digital workflow.

With its easy installation, intuitive configuration, and powerful customization options, your iOS device is now a powerhouse of efficiency and control.

Experiment with different configurations to find what works best for you, and watch as your productivity soars.


Hi, my name is Stephen Finchett. I have been a software engineer for over 30 years and worked on complex, business critical, multi-user systems for all of my career. For the last 15 years, I have been concentrating on web based solutions using the Microsoft Stack including ASP.Net, C#, TypeScript, SQL Server and running everything at scale within Kubernetes.