Tag: AirDrop

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Mac OS X

Troubleshooting AirDrop issues in OS X Yosemite

For today’s blog I thought I would mention some options to get the best out of AirDrop file sharing. Since Apple made some hardware and software changes over the past couple of years, sometimes AirDrop discovery and file sharing is

Now you can have AirDrop for iOS

By Richard Mallion Transferring files between iOS devices and OS X has always been problematic in its implementation. There are may ways you can achieve this ranging from WebDav servers, iCloud to simply emailing yourself the document concerned. A new

How to Disable AirDrop

While AirDrop allows us to easily move files from machine to machine it can also be seen as a security risk in certain environments. In order to disable the service you need to add a key to the NetworkBrowser plist

AirDrop has a Keyboard Shortcut

By Richard Mallion There is always something new to learn….. AirDrop is my favourite Lion feature but its always slightly awkward to get to as its buried in the Finder Window sidebar but help is at hand. Just press Command+Shift+R

Mac OS X Lion – Feature – Airdrop

By John Greenash.   Airdrop is a new feature built into OS X Lion to easily facilitate the transfer of data between two computers wirelessly without any configuration necessary. How often do you find yourself sitting in the office and

Enable AirDrop Over Ethernet & Unsupported Macs Running OS X 10.7

By Richard Mallion AirDrop is my favourite feature is Lion.  It allows you to easily send and receive files wirelessly over a network just by dragging and dropping. It’s a great addition to Lion, but it’s not supported on all Macs