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Easy Guide to Turn on AirDrop on Mac 2017 and Share Files Free

April 05, 2017 1:21 pm / Posted by Jenefey Aaron to Mac Tips
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AirDrop was introduced in Mac OS x 10.7 and iOS 7 and has already been the easiest way to share files between Macs, iPhones and iPads. This user-friendly feature allows transferring data between two Macs even they are not in the same network or no Wi-Fi is available. However, there are many users still don't know how to turn on AirDrop on Mac and use this feature. Here we are going to show a clear guide to activate AirDrop on Mac mini/Mac mavericks/Mac pro/MacBook air/MacBook pro and share files between different Apple devices.

Part 1: How to Turn on AirDrop for Mac

AirDrop allows you to set the one you want to share files with, it can be everyone or only the contact. The "Contacts Only" option needs you and your contact to log into iCloud and be each other's contacts.

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Part 2: How to Share Content with Airdrop on Mac

1. Airdrop files from Mac to Mac:

2. Airdrop files from Mac to iPhone

Part 3: AirDrop Not Working on Mac, How to Share Files between Macs and iPhone?

Sometimes AirDrop cannot find iPhone on Mac or AirDrop not working at all; you can try iCareFone for Mac to transfer data (Contacts, Notes, Calendar, App, Video, Bookmark, Photo, Music and iBook) between iPhone and Mac OS Sierra, OS X, 10.11, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 free.

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AirDrop is really a convenient way to send files between Mac and iPhone, isn't it? With the above guide, you can turn on AirDrop and share data with friends easily. If you still have any questions, lease us a message.

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