How To Share Photos, Videos and Documents Instantly From Mac To Other Apple Devices Using AirDrop

If you own a MacBook, iPhone, or iPad or any Apple device then there is the least probability that you know about the AirDrop application on your device. Even if you know about the app most of them do not use it. Basically, AirDrop is an application which is used for fast transfer of photos, videos, documents. It uses wi-fi and Bluetooth to make a peer-to-peer network between the devices. The devices have to be close in order to send and receive data among them.

Now you know what AirDrop does. Check out the below section to know about the process of sending files from a Mac to an iPhone or iPad using AirDrop.


  1. Step 1: Turn On AirDrop on iPhone or iPad

  2. Step 2: Send Files from Mac Using AirDrop

  3. Step 3: Access The Data on iPhone or iPad

  4. Step 4: Turn Off AirDrop

Step 1: Turn On AirDrop on iPhone or iPad

  1. Tap the Control Center on your iPhone or iPad

  2. Now tap the AirDrop icon.

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  1. Choose Contacts Only or everyone depending upon the device which sends the data.

  2. Now the Airdrop icon turns blue indicating that it is enabled.

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Step 2: Send Files from Mac Using AirDrop

  1.  Open Finder on Mac and click on the AirDrop from the list of options in the sidebar.

  2. You can find the list of devices that are visible within the range.

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