How to use AirDrop on Mac

Sharing files is easy if you know how to use AirDrop on Mac. In the same way that learning how to use AirDrop on iPhone and iPad means you can transfer files with just a few taps, this feature means you don’t need to fiddle around with attachments. It’s just a case of sending the file directly and having it accepted on the recipient device.

To do this, you need to learn how to turn on AirDrop on Mac. You can then make use of one of three ways of AirDropping your files. The method you choose will generally depend on how you’re working. If you’ve opened a photo, for instance, you’ll find one method below proves far easier to use than the other two.