There are plenty of ways to sync or share files from your iPhone or iPad over to Mac, but each of such approach works with just one type of data. DeskConnect aims to solve that problem and does a great job at the same. All you need to do is download and install DeskConnect for Mac and on iOS devices and create your free account. This will let you share photos, documents, contacts, web pages and clip board contents between the two platforms.
Once you install DeskConnect, you no longer nee to send yourself endless emails with links and attachments. With DeskConnect, it’s easy to send anything and everything between your supported devices.
On Mac, you can drag a file from the Finder to the DeskConnect icon in the Menu bar and select your destination. If you’re trying to send a file, it gets almost immediately received. If you’re trying to send a webpage, it opens on your iPad or iPhone device in the browser you’ve designated.
Here are just a few examples of what you can do with DeskConnect:
- Send a document from your computer to your iPhone in a click
- Send directions from Google Maps on your Mac to the Maps app on your iPhone
- Send a file from your computer to your iPhone by dragging a file to the menu icon bar
- Send clipboard text from your iPhone to your Mac
- Start a phone call on your phone through the Contacts app on your Mac
The DeskConnect Mac app stores received files in a subfolder located in your ~Library folder and the data is automatically deleted in 30 days. Overall DeskConnect works great for sending stuff back and forth between devices without hassle.
The more you use DeskConnect, the more uses you’ll find to it. DeskConnect for Mac works with many of your favorite apps right out of the box. The best part? No battery-draining Bluetooth or Wi-Fi connections to worry about, no proximity limits, and best of all, no cost.