Transfer files from Mac to iPad
Mac Photo Transfer app is the free companion app for desktop computers. It works together with Wi-fi Transfer App on iOS device side by side. The Mac Photo Transfer is a great alternative to your desktop browsers with more enhanced features and better performance. Check out below steps to easily upload your photos and videos from Mac OS X to iPad.
If you like to transfer files from Mac to iPad using your desktop browser on your Mac machine, please refer to this guide: How to upload files from computer to iPad with desktop browsers?
Step 1. Run Wi-Fi Transfer on iPad.
You will get a transfer URL at the bottom of the screen, such as the http://tom-ipad.local:6688 in this case. If you tap on this address, you will get another transfer numeric URL, i.e, http://192.168.11.78:6688. You can use both the alphabetic and numeric URL addresses.
Step 2. Run the Free Photo Transfer App on your Mac.
Step 3. Type the Transfer URL in the Address bar of Mac Photo Transfer App and press Enter
Now you should see all your photo albums list of the left pane with photo/video thumbs listed on the right window.
Step 4. Select Photos and Videos on Mac to Upload
Click the “Upload to Album” button on the lower right corner to browse to your photo or video albums on your Mac library, just click Select Photos and Videos button as shown above. You will also have the option to select an album on your iPad to save the files. In this demo, we will leave the destination folder to the default Camera Roll.
Once the photo and video files have been selected, click the Open button to upload them from Mac to your iPad.
Step 5. Upload from Mac to iPad over Wi-fi.
When you have finished uploading photos from Mac to iPad, you can find them in the Photo Library, Camera Roll or any other albums on your iPad you have previously selected.