How to Send and Receive iPhone Text Messages on Your Mac

Numerous applications have been designed over the years for iPhone and iPad, which can synchronize multiple tasks with your Mac. To your surprise, Mac OS has been getting updated with the latest technology to better your experience. Every update in Mac or iPhone brings you a new reason to work on them over others devices.

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With myriad technological updates in Mac and iOS, you’re able to send and receive iPhone text messages on your Mac. You don’t need to pull your iPhone out of the bag if you don’t want to. Here we’ve listed simple steps to enjoy the freedom of exchanging messages on your Mac:

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  1. Go to Messages on your Mac.

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  1. Sign in with your Apple ID.

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  1. You’ll receive a prompt on your iPhone, click on ‘OK’ to continue.

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  1. Now go to ‘Settings’ in your iPhone.

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  1. Select ‘Messages’ from the list.

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  1. Click on ‘Text Message Forwarding’ in your iPhone.


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  1. You’ll be able to see the connected devices listed, recognize and switch on in front of your Mac.

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  1. You’ll get a code on your Mac (in Messages), asking you to put the same in your iPhone.

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  1. Enter the code in your iPhone and click on ‘Allow’. You’ll be then able to send iPhone text messages on your Mac.

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Taking everything into concern, a simple synchronization is required to send and receive iPhone text messages on your Mac. This feature adds a lot of convenience to your life. People who are good with typing on keyboards can make the most of this feature

Rishi Sharma

Rishi Sharma

Rishi Sharma is a technical writer at Systweak Software. Being a software developer, he inclines to write about modern technology and progressive security for computers. One staunch admirer of Cricket, Rishi is also an active social worker and a gourmand.

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