If I can't use ecosystem features after such a short amont of time computers are usually depreciated over 5 years , I don't see why I need to pay the "Apple Tax" when it's time for a new computer.
Dangerous Theory. Are you implying that Apple made something that doesn't work?! Quickly hide, before the iSheep comes and flames you! Apple simply ain't what it used to be. I'm starting to look for alternatives sadly: We can now infer your position on a variety of issues.
But why you link Apple's concern with those issues and Airdrop is unfathomable to me.
They are not related in any way. AirDrop is extremely unreliable. Across my many devices, there are certain transfers, like from my iPad Air to my iMac, that work every time. But there will be others such as iMac to iPhone 6 Plus that fail every time. By fail, I mean I will try to transfer the file, the icon on the Mac will say "Waiting If I cancel the transfer and initiate it again, usually it will work. A Right-Wing Apple?
I guess Tim Cook is just fixated about being a decent human being and doesn't give a damn about quality products like he would if he were a Neanderthal. Excellent comment.
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Speed bump with new Amber Lake processors. Faster processors and display enhancements rumored. Use AirDrop to share and receive content, like photos and documents, with other Apple devices that are nearby. You can put your AirDrop receiving setting to Contacts Only or Receiving Off at any time to control who can see your device and send you content in AirDrop. If you tap Accept, you get the content in the app it was sent from. For example, photos appear in the Photos app and websites open in Safari. App links open in the App Store so you can download or purchase the app.
If you AirDrop content to yourself, like share a photo from your iPhone to your Mac, you won't see an option to Accept or Decline. The content is automatically sent to that device. Just make sure that both devices are signed in with the same Apple ID. Open Menu Close Menu Apple.
Before you begin Before you begin, check the following: Make sure that the person you're sending to is nearby and within Bluetooth and Wi-Fi range. Tap the AirDrop icon circled here left and the next menu lets you pick who to share files with center.
But why you link Apple's concern with those issues and Airdrop is unfathomable to me. See Full Product Calendar. Enter your email address below:. Both are set to allow anyone. The Missing Manual , The Skinny ebook series , and over 40 video courses. Across my many devices, there are certain transfers, like from my iPad Air to my iMac, that work every time. All nearby iOS devices using AirDrop can see your device.
Find the images in your Camera Roll or in an album, and then tap the Select button at the upper-right. Tap the thumbnails you want to send, and Photos marks them with a checkmark. To deselect an item, tap the thumbnail again.
If you want to send all or most of the images in a single moment, you can select them all at once and save some time. In Photos view, tap Select in the upper-right corner left.
Then tap Select next to a moment right. Simply tap the person you want to send the file s to. If, however, you send the file to another device registered with the same iCloud account, Apple assumes you own both devices and the files are transferred without the need for approval. AirDrop-enabled devices show up as icons at the top of share screen left.