Many users today own a number of devices that come from different manufacturers, and are, therefore, not compatible to one another. So, if you’re looking to transfer files from an Android-powered smartphone to your Mac computer, you’re well aware of this predicament. But, every problem has a solution and this problem is no different. The Android File Transfer is an application designed for Mac computers that allows users to not only view, but also transfer files back and forth between an Android device and a Mac.
For the app to work properly, one must be running Android 3.0 or later on their smartphone; similarly, you also need to be running Mac OS X 10.5 or later. The installation is fairly straightforward, as is the case with the majority of Mac applications. After installation, simply connect your Android device to your Mac via USB cable and double-click the app icon to open it. Note that you only have to double-click the icon when opening the app for the first time; any subsequent use will open the app automatically upon connecting the USB cable. After that, you’re free to manage files and transfer them between the devices at your own leisure.
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If none of these solutions work, simply run the Download Manager again so that you can download the file and reinstall it.
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