How to use AirDrop on your iOS device to wirelessly share content?

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asked Mar 6, 2015 by anonymous
edited Mar 6, 2015


You want to share photos, videos, websites, and locations etc. with people nearby with an iOS device.



Turn on Airdrop:

Follow these steps:

  1. Swipe up from the bottom of your screen to show Control Center.
  2. Touch AirDrop.
  3. Choose one of these options:
  • Off: Turns off AirDrop.
  • Contacts Only: Only your contacts can see your device.
  • Everyone: All nearby iOS devices using AirDrop can see your device.


Share content:

Follow these steps:

  1. Touch the content you want to share.
  2. Touch Share.
  3. Touch the name of a nearby AirDrop user.
  4. The other user will receive an alert with a preview of the content you want to share, and can either accept or decline. If the other user accepts, they'll get the content in the app you sent it from.

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