Synchronizing Mac Pages Documents with iPad

If you’re one of those people who likes to work from a Mac and then continue on the iPad on the way to work or consult that document there’s a way to synchronise both devices very easily . To do this, you need to set up your iCloud Drive account, which we show you below.

With iCloud Drive, you can have all the documents you create in iWork stored in the cloud and automatically synchronized and updated on the various devices. With this service , you can store your Pages documents and access them from your iPhone, iPad, or Mac easily by going to, but it also works for spreadsheets, presentations, PDFs, and other file types.

Synchronizing Mac Pages Documents with iPad
Synchronizing Mac Pages Documents with iPad

When installing iOS 8 on the iPad or OS X Yosemite on your Mac, you will be prompted to upgrade your account to iCloud Drive . You’ll also be prompted to update your account by opening Pages, Numbers, or Keynote on

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Synchronize Pages documents on Mac and iPad very easily

As you’ll see below, syncing documents you’ve created in Pages between your Mac and iPad is a breeze . It only takes a few minutes to set up everything you need to enjoy this feature.

To do this, the first thing you need to do is go to System Preferences – iCloud – iCloud Drive on your Mac . You can find this menu by clicking on the apple icon in the upper left corner of the screen.

When it is already activated, go to the Finder and in the Preferences enter the “Sidebar” option and activate iCloud Drive so that it appears in it. Then open a Finder window and click on iCloud Drive, there you should see Pages in the list.

All you have to do is move or copy the Pages documents you want to view on your iPad to iCloud Drive – Pages … ready!

Another way to transfer documents from Pages to the iPad

This is not the only way to transfer documents from Pages or any other type of file from the Mac to the iPad. It is also possible to use cloud-based service applications such as Dropbox or OneDrive , using device sync.

Another very simple option is to use iTunes . All you have to do is connect your iPad via USB, open iTunes and go to the Applications tab. Here you can add any document to any application, so just select the documents from Pages in this case and drag them into the application.

As you can see transferring Pages documents from the Mac to the iPad so that you can continue to work with them comfortably from the tablet is quite simple . And you have several options to choose from, so it’s up to you to see which one is right for you.

Did you know how to synchronise Pages documents between your Mac and iPad?

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