Apple® iPhone® - Share Files with AirDrop

Note Notes:

  • Instantly share your photos, videos, documents and more with other Apple devices nearby.
  • Both the sender and the recipient need to be signed in to their Apple ID.
  • AirDrop must be turned on for both the sending and receiving device.
  • The steps below don't apply to the iPhone 4s or iPhone 4.


  1. From a created note, picture, video or map location/directions, tap the Share icon Share icon.
    Note If applicable, select (check) the desired photo(s) or video(s) in the album.
    Note To share contact info from within the contact, tap Share Contact.
  2. From the AirDrop area, select the desired recipient(s).
    Note To complete an AirDrop transfer, the recipient must tap Accept when prompted.