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Sync Your Windows Phone and Mac with Windows Phone Connector App Mac



Windows Phone Connector app for Mac: What is it and how to use it?




If you own a Windows Phone and a Mac, you might be wondering how to sync your data and files between them. Fortunately, there is a simple solution: the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac. This app allows you to sync your music, photos, videos, podcasts, files, and documents from your iTunes and iPhoto libraries to your Windows Phone. You can also update your Windows Phone software, backup and restore your data, and troubleshoot common issues using this app.




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In this article, we will show you what the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac is, why you need it, how to download and install it, how to use it to sync your data and files, how to update your software, how to backup and restore your data, how to troubleshoot issues, how to uninstall it, and what are some alternatives to it. By the end of this article, you will be able to use the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac like a pro.


Why do you need Windows Phone Connector app for Mac?




The Windows Phone Connector app for Mac is a handy tool that lets you sync your data and files between your Windows Phone and your Mac. Here are some of the benefits of using this app:


  • You can transfer your music, photos, videos, and podcasts from your iTunes and iPhoto libraries to your Windows Phone. You can also sync playlists, albums, ratings, and play counts.



  • You can transfer files and documents from your Mac to your Windows Phone. You can also browse and delete files on your phone.



  • You can update your Windows Phone software to the latest version. You can also check the battery level and storage space on your phone.



  • You can backup and restore your Windows Phone data. You can also choose what data to backup or restore.



  • You can troubleshoot common issues with your Windows Phone. You can also get help from Microsoft support.



The Windows Phone Connector app for Mac is compatible with all Windows Phones running Windows Phone 7.5 or later. It is also compatible with all Macs running OS X 10.7 or later.


How to download and install Windows Phone Connector app for Mac?




Downloading and installing the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac is easy. Just follow these steps:


  • Go to the Microsoft Download Center and click on the Download button.



  • Open the downloaded file (WindowsPhone7Connector.pkg) and follow the instructions on the screen.



  • When the installation is complete, launch the app from the Applications folder or the Launchpad.



You can also download the app from the Mac App Store. Just search for "Windows Phone" and click on the Get button.


<h2 How to sync music, photos, videos, and podcasts from iTunes and iPhoto to your Windows Phone?




Once you have installed the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac, you can start syncing your music, photos, videos, and podcasts from your iTunes and iPhoto libraries to your Windows Phone. Here's how:


  • Connect your Windows Phone to your Mac using a USB cable.



  • Launch the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac and wait for it to recognize your phone.



  • Click on the Music tab and select the items you want to sync. You can choose to sync all music or selected playlists, artists, albums, or genres. You can also sync ratings and play counts.



  • Click on the Photos & Videos tab and select the items you want to sync. You can choose to sync all photos and videos or selected albums, events, or faces. You can also sync videos from iTunes.



  • Click on the Podcasts tab and select the items you want to sync. You can choose to sync all podcasts or selected shows or episodes.



  • Click on the Sync button at the bottom right corner of the app and wait for the syncing process to complete.



You can also customize your sync settings by clicking on the Settings button at the bottom left corner of the app. You can choose to sync automatically or manually, to delete items from your phone when they are deleted from your Mac, to convert songs and videos to a compatible format, and to optimize photos for your phone.


How to sync files and documents from your Mac to your Windows Phone?




Besides syncing your music, photos, videos, and podcasts, you can also sync files and documents from your Mac to your Windows Phone using the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac. Here's how:


  • Connect your Windows Phone to your Mac using a USB cable.



  • Launch the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac and wait for it to recognize your phone.



  • Click on the Browse Device tab and select the folder where you want to add files or documents. You can choose from Documents, Music, Pictures, Ringtones, or Videos.



  • Drag and drop files or documents from your Mac to the folder on your phone. You can also create new folders or delete existing ones.



  • Wait for the transfer process to complete.



You can also browse and delete files or documents on your phone by clicking on them and choosing Delete from the menu bar. You can also open files or documents on your phone by double-clicking on them.


How to update your Windows Phone software using Windows Phone Connector app for Mac?




The Windows Phone Connector app for Mac also allows you to update your Windows Phone software to the latest version. Updating your software can improve your phone's performance, security, and features. Here's how:


  • Connect your Windows Phone to your Mac using a USB cable.



  • Launch the Windows Phone Connector app for Mac and wait for it to recognize your phone.



  • Click on the Device Options tab and check if there is an update available for your phone. If there is, click on Install Update.



  • Follow the instructions on the screen and wait for the update process to complete. Do not disconnect your phone or close the app during this process.



You can also check the battery level and storage space on your phone by clicking on the Device Options tab. You can also rename your phone by clicking on Edit Name.


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