Move down to username and password, which are necessary to connect to the Mac. Tap Save. You will return to the main screen. The app will connect over your Wi-Fi network and give you remote control of the Mac.
You can spread two fingers apart on the iPad screen to zoom into the Mac desktop, and pinch them together to zoom out. Tapping the iPad's screen moves the Mac's pointer to wherever you tapped.
Tapping items on the screen has the same effect as clicking on them with a mouse or trackpad. There's a fullscreen mode icon at the top-left corner. Tap the trackpad icon bottom right corner to open the virtual trackpad.
The larger area on it is used to move the pointer. The smaller strip on the virtual trackpad's right side controls vertical scrolling. This works in any document or window where scrolling is possible, such as websites or Pages documents. Actions you set up for the trackpad on the Mac are also translated. Here what you can expect to see, and when.
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For the best result, send only one file type at a time. Sometimes doing simple things can resolve the most complicated issue. Restart both the devices and turn on Bluetooth and WiFi again on both the devices. Trying sending one file and see if AirDrop works. You might not remember that accidentally you may have disabled incoming connections in the Firewall settings on your Mac. Try checking it and allow incoming connections if you have disabled. Step 3.
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Step 4. Another trick that I would suggest you give a try is to refresh the network settings. But if you find this solution a bit radical, there is one more option, and that is to disconnect the device from the Wifi network and reconnect. Step 1.
Step 2. Now, choose Wi-Fi in the list on the left and click Advanced.
Next, choose the network you want to forget and then click on - to remove. Now, reconnect to the Wifi network on your iPhone and Mac. After that, check out if you have finally resolved the issue or not.
You should never use weird characters in your device name as they may make it a bit difficult for AirDrop to discover your device. If you already have non-standard characters, try changing it to something straightforward.
Once you have edited the name, reboot your devices for a better result. Then see if the issue is resolved. If there is no respite yet, go for the software update.