How To Configure iOS Handoff 8 And OS X Yosemite

With the advent of iOS and the recent release of OS X Yosemite a new range of possibilities opens up for these two operating systems. One of them is the compatibility across Handoff function that lets you create a continuity between our Apple devices. This means that everything we do in one of our idevices will be reflected in the rest and we can continue this work in any our configured devices. we show you how to configure IOS Handoff 8 and OS X so you can enjoy this new feature .

Handoff can be activated from the iMac from late 2012 onwards, Macbook Air mid 2011 onwards and Macbook Pro Launched in mid-2012 onwards. Also all Mac Pro 2013 or later and all compatible devices except iPad 2 iOS 8.

To enable IOS 8 Handoff  must go to Settings> General> Handoff and suggested applications and activate the Handoff option. Also activate the WI-FI and Bluetooth connections are accessible from the control center.

To enable at Yosemite also have to connect the Bluetooth device to this end we agree to System Preferences> Bluetooth and from there we can activate it. After this we will also activate the Handoff, so we open System Preferences> General and activate the penultimate option Handoff.

It should be noted that in order to use this function, the devices must be connected to the same Wi-Fi network. Thanks to this function can for example start a document in Pages, Numbers or Keynote on one of our devices and gain access to the another instant. This function will give us considerable flexibility both in our work and in our daily lives.

How To Configure iOS Handoff 8 And OS X Yosemite

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