File Transfer Android to macOS | macOS to Android

In this segment, we are going to show you how to initiate “File Transfer Android to macOS | macOS to Android

File Transfer Android to macOS

Apple always believes in building its own Ecosystem because of this tendency it keeps on blocking other Operating Systems.

But due to the immense popularity of Android devices, Apple opens its platform for other devices as well with few restrictions.

We always need a bridge to connect other devices to macOS.

So, in this tutorial, I will show you how to initiate a File Transfer from Android to macOS or vice-versa.

Software Required


Things to remember

  • The software supports macOS 10.7 and higher only.
  • Enable developer options and USB Debugging visit the below link

Let’s start the Guide

Step-1: Download the Android File Transfer App

  • Open AndroidFileTransfer.dmg.
  • Drag Android File Transfer to Applications to install it on macOS.


Step-2: Transfer Data

  • Use the USB cable that came with your Android device and connect it to your Mac.


  • Double click Android File Transfer.
    • In case you got the below error message,
    • kindly disconnect the device and reconnect or use a different USB port.
    • Note: If you are using a third-party cable, ensure it has DATA Transfer compatibility.


  • Now, you are ready to browse the files and folders on your Android device.
  • Once you see all the android folders, you can use Drag & Drop technique to transfer data between devices.
  • You can also use copy/paste to complete the transfer.



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In conclusion

Now your macOS is ready to transfer and receive files from the Android device by using the above steps.

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Harish Kumar

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