Kirkville - The AirDrop Mess on OS X and iOS 8.
General :: AIRDROP Doesn't Work On IPad 4 Apr 21, 2014. On my wife's IPAD AIR and on both of our IPHONE 5s, I can turn on Airdrop by swiping up from the bottom of the screen to bring up Control Center. On my IPAD 4 (last version before IPAD AIR), the Control Center has no place to turn on Airdrop. All are running IOS7.1. Do I have some setting wrong? View 5 Replies IPad :: Find Location Of.
Fix: AirDrop not working. By Kevin Arrows February 5, 2020. 0 7 minutes read. AirDrop is a service in Apple Inc. operating systems which allows the transfer of files amongst some specific Macintosh computers and iOS devices via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. This service doesn’t use a mass storage device or mail when transferring data. AirDrop is a pretty nifty feature but requires that you configure.
When it comes to file management, Apple fans have had it easy. Ever since Apple debuted AirDrop in OS X Lion, way back in July of 2011, moving files around your linked desktop and laptop systems.
AirDrop won’t work on all Macs and all iOS devices, so it may not be a feature you can take advantage of. AirDrop is (apparently) supported by the following Mac models: MacBook Pro (Late 2008.
I have been the proud owner of a MacBook Pro since 2012. At the time, my Dell laptop from school had finally kicked the bucket after replacing the hard drive and working the thing to death with.
The MacBook Pro can see the iPad (and sometimes the iMac shows up for a while, then disappears). The iPad can see the MacBook Pro. And, most of the time, the iPhone can see nothing, and nothing can see the iPhone. Right now, as I’m writing this, the iPhone can suddenly see the MacBook Pro and the iPad; but not the iMac. The iMac can see all.
AirDrop won't work on all Macs and all iOS devices, so it may not be a feature you can take advantage of.AirDrop is (apparently) supported by the following Mac models: MacBook Pro (Late 2008) or later, excluding the MacBook Pro (17-inch, Late 2008).