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Turn on AirDrop in iPhone or iPad for File Sharing

Someone holds an opinion that the more you share with others, the happier you are in the Internet era. What do you think of it? If you agree to it, you will find the AirDrop service in your iPhone 5, iPad 4, iPad mini or iPod Touch 5 with iOS 7/8 extremely useful, because it enables you to transfer pictures or other files to your friends' iDevices with iOS 7/8. Now, learn how to turn on AirDrop for file sharing.

Steps to turn on AirDrop in iPhone or iPad for file sharing:

Step 1: Slide the screen upwards to open the Control Center.

Step 2: Click AirDrop and select Everyone or Contacts Only in the pop-up list.

Through this procedure, you can make yourself discoverable to everyone or only people in your contacts.

Tip: To turn off AirDrop, select Off in the list.

Step 3: Open the picture or file you want to share and tap the bottom-left icon with an up arrow.

Step 4: Have your friend turn on AirDrop on his or her device.

This step is a must-do procedure if you don't see him or her on the screen.

Step 5: Select your friend to share the picture or file with.

After your friend accepts your sharing requirement, the picture or document will be transferred to his or her device successfully.

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