Thursday, October 16, 2014

How to Setup Handoff / Continuity on OS X Yosemite (10.10)

Your Mac device had updated to OS X Yosemite. Also your iDevice runs iOS 8. All devices should support Bluetooth 4.0 (LE).

Setting up Handoff on OS X Yosemite:
  • Go to System Preferences
  • Be sure you login the same iCloud account.
  • Go to General
  • Enable - Allow Handoff Between this Mac and iCloud devices.
  • Turn on Bluetooth and Wifi

Setting up Handoff on iOS 8:

  • Go to Settings
  • Check iCloud account if the same as on Mac
  • Go to General > Handoff & Suggested Apps
  • Enable - Handoff
  • Turn on Bluetooth and Wifi

Done. You've setup the devices for Handoff.