A beginner’s guide to OS X File Sharing


Sharing files over the internet has never been easier thanks to services such as Dropbox, WeTransfer and even email. Despite this ease at which we can send a file to the other side of the world, sharing files on a local network to the computer across the room is still a complicated affair.

In this tutorial I’ll show you how to OS X’s built-in File Sharing service to provide a more robust and simpler way of sharing files on a local network.

If you’ve always wanted to know how to set up and use Mac OS X’s built-in file sharing capabilities, here’s an in-depth tutorial on the subject by yours truly.