# 1: Transfer photos from Mac to Android with Android File Transfer
We have repeatedly seen how to transfer files from Android to Mac, but what to do if you want to do the reverse operation, that is, transfer files from Mac to Android? A possible solution may be to make use of Android File Transfer. This is one of the first solutions people try to transfer photos from Mac to Samsung (or Android). It is a free application developed by Google. The application is compatible with macOS X 10.7 and later. Moreover, it supports all major Android devices such as Samsung, LG, HTC, Sony, Lenovo and others. You can start transferring photos from Mac to Android by following these steps:
Step 1: Install Android File Transfer
Of course, you need to install Android File Transfer on your Mac. Visit the website to download the AndroidFileTransfer.dmg file. Install and add AFT to your Mac applications.
Step 2: Connect your mobile to your Mac
Use the original USB cable to connect your Android phone to your Mac. As soon as it is connected, choose to perform the “multimedia” transfer.
Step 3: Transfer photos
After the mobile is detected by the program, access the file system of your Android phone. From here you can access the photos folder and copy them from your Mac to Android.
By following the same procedure you can also transfer videos and other multimedia files between Mac and Android.How to Transfer Photos from Mac to Android -