How to Sync Android Devices Data

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Do you regularly sync Android phones with your Mac? Syncing your phone and tablet with your Mac on a regular basis is vital to ensure you always have the most up-to-date information across all your devices - not to mention you’ll be able to access your photos, contacts, calendar appointments and movies no matter where you are and which device you’re using. Whether you want to sync your most recent photos or contacts or do a full backup of all data on your phone or tablet, there are tools out there to help you. This guide will explain what is sync on Android and take you through how to sync Android devices, with useful info, tips, and tricks to help you sync Android to Mac quickly and easily.

I. How to Sync Samsung Phone

So when might you need to perform Android phone sync and backup your Samsung phone to your Mac? You might want to create a full backup of your Galaxy S20 in case it’s lost or stolen. Or perhaps you just want to backup your most precious photos from the holidays. You might even have music or movies on your phone that you want to watch or listen to on your Mac, or important calendar appointments that you’ll need both on your Mac and your smartphone.


1. Sync Contacts from Samsung to Mac

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Syncing your contacts from Android to Mac is the best way to ensure they are up-to-date across all your devices, so you’ll never be lost for an email address or number again. Contacts are one of the most important things to sync - once they’re lost, they’re gone forever.

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In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices for syncing your Samsung contacts with Mac quickly and easily.

• How to sync Samsung contacts to Mac with SyncMate

When it comes to how to sync Android to Mac, using a powerful, reliable tool like SyncMate to sync your Samsung contacts makes the whole process quick, without the risk of data loss.

Sync Contacts from Samsung


Here’s how to use SyncMate to sync your Samsung contacts to Mac:

  1. Download the Free Edition of SyncMate and install it on your computer. Once it’s installed, launch the program.
  2. In the left-hand pane, click “Add New”. Choose “Android Device” and choose whether you want to connect your phone using Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or USB, then connect your Samsung phone to your Mac.
  3. Click the “+” in the top panel and select “Contacts” from the list.
  4. Specify your sync parameters - you can choose to sync selected contacts or all contacts.
  5. Click “Sync” to start the Android phone sync.

This shouldn’t take long, and your contacts will be up-to-date across all your devices. Now you no longer need to worry the next time you lose your phone, need to perform a reset to factory settings or accidentally delete one or more of your contacts, as your contacts will be safe on all your devices.

• Use Smart Switch to sync Samsung contacts to Mac

Smart Switch is a quick and easy way to sync your contacts to Mac.

Samsung Switch contacts Mac


Here’s how to use Smart Switch to sync your contacts.

  1. Download the Smart Switch software, install it on your Mac and launch it.
  2. Connect your phone via USB.
  3. Click on “Backup”, then select “More” in the top right and click “Preferences” then “Backup items” to choose what you’d like to sync (in this case, contacts).
  4. A prompt may popup on your smartphone; if this happens, tap “Allow”.
  5. Wait for the sync to finish, then tap “OK”.

As well as syncing contacts to your Mac, you can use Smart Switch to sync contacts to another Android device.

2. How to Sync Samsung Calendar to iCal

For many of us, our calendar appointments are every bit as important as our contacts - we couldn’t afford to be without them. But what if you’re working from home and want to sync your Samsung calendar to iCal, so you can access your most important appointments on your Mac? In this guide, we’ll look at some of the best ways to sync your Samsung calendar to iCal.

• Sync calendar from Samsung to Mac - The best solution

SyncMate is a free, powerful tool that you can use to sync Samsung Calendar to iCal (you can upgrade to Expert Edition to sync other types of data like photos and music).

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Follow the below steps to quickly and easily sync all your appointments to your Mac:

  1. Download SyncMate Free Edition and install it on your Mac. Once installed, launch the app.
  2. In the main window, click “Add New” in the left-hand pane and choose “Android Device”.
  3. Select how to connect your Samsung phone to your Mac: you can sync over Wi-Fi or Bluetooth or connect your phone via USB.
  4. Click the “+” button in the top panel, then from the plugin list select “Calendar”. Set your sync parameters.
  5. Now click “Sync” and your calendar will start syncing.

Once you’ve set up syncing, there’s no need to do this in the future. Syncing will happen automatically in the background every time your device is connected to your Mac.

• How to sync Samsung calendar with iCal manually

If you don’t want to download and install a tool like SyncMate, you can sync Android to Mac to backup your calendar appointments manually. Note: Samsung phones automatically sync Calendar with Google Calendar, but you can set up iCal to sync with Google Calendar by following the steps below:

  1. On your phone, tap Menu -> Settings -> Accounts & Sync and select your Google account.
  2. Ensure at least one calendar is checked under Google Account Sync settings.
  3. On your Mac, open iCal, and under iCal in the menu, select “Preferences”.
  4. Select the “Accounts” tab then click “+” to add a new account.
  5. Enter your Google email address and password. Add the following address to the Server Options box (replace you@gmail.com with your Google email address).
  6. Click “Add” and select the Google account you added. Then click the “Delegation” tab and check the boxes next to the calendars your phone will sync with.
  7. If your Google email address isn’t already in your Mac address book, a prompt will appear on the screen. If this happens, click “Add email”.

Once this has been set up, you can add events to your Google calendars from iCal and changes will be automatically synced to Google Calendar every 5 mins, which can then sync to your Samsung phone.

3. Sync Samsung Phone and Tablet in 2 Ways

We’ve covered syncing your Samsung phone with your Mac, but what about if you need to sync your phone with your tablet? Perhaps you need to sync a movie from your phone to your tablet to watch on holiday or sync important work documents to your tablet for a conference. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync your Samsung phone and tablet.

• Sync a Samsung Phone to a Tablet using SideSync

SideSync is a free app for syncing data across Samsung phones and tablets.

SideSync sync Samsung phone


Here’s how to use SideSync:

  1. Download SideSync from the Play Store on both devices.
  2. Open the app on both devices. (Ensure they’re both connected to the same Wi-Fi network, or connect them via USB).
  3. You should see your tablet appear on your phone screen - tap it to connect. The first time this happens, you may get a prompt on your tablet - tap “OK”.
  4. Once connected, you’ll see a small menu. A single tap will take you to your files. You can drag and drop files from your phone to your tablet and vice versa.

SideSync can also be used to sync your Samsung phone or tablet with your PC.

• How to sync Samsung Phone with Tablet using SyncMate

One of the best ways to sync your Samsung phone with your tablet is to use a powerful tool like SyncMate.

Samsung Sync Software


Here’s how you can sync your phone and tablet using SyncMate:

  1. Download SyncMate and install it on your Mac. Open the app.
  2. In SyncMate's main window click “Add New” on the left. Choose the Android device options in and connect your phone and tablet to your Mac.
  3. Select the device to sync with your Mac first (your Samsung phone, since we are moving data from it to your tablet) and choose the sync parameters. Don’t forget to set the sync direction from phone to Mac.
  4. Click “Sync”. Your Samsung phone will now sync with your Mac.
  5. Now choose the sync parameters for your tablet with the sync direction from Mac to tablet.
  6. Click “Sync” to sync the data you originally had on your phone to your tablet.

Note: SyncMate is a Mac app, so your Samsung phone and tablet will be synced through your Mac, i.e. data will be first transferred from your phone to Mac and then from Mac to your tablet (or vice versa).

II. HTC Sync - All that you Need to Know

If you own an HTC phone rather than a Samsung, you might be wondering how to sync your phone with Mac. You may need to sync Android to Mac to backup photos after a family event, transfer your favorite tracks to your Mac so you can listen at work, or even backup all your phone’s data in case it is ever lost or stolen. There are a number of ways to sync your HTC phone with Mac, but let’s start by looking at how you can sync photos.


1. How to Sync Photos between HTC and Mac

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You might want to sync photos between your HTC phone and your Mac after attending a wedding or engagement party to ensure your most precious photos are backed up to your Mac in case your phone is lost or stolen.

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If you need to sync photos between HTC and Mac, this guide will reveal some best practices for how to do so.

• How to sync HTC photos with Mac using SyncMate

Our favorite way to sync HTC photos with Mac is to use a powerful tool like SyncMate, which is a one-stop sync solution that helps keep your data in sync across all your devices.

HTC Sync Manager


Follow the below steps to sync your HTC Photos with Mac using SyncMate:

  1. Download and install SyncMate on your Mac. You’ll need to upgrade to Expert Edition to sync photos.
  2. Launch SyncMate and select “Add New Link” in the left pane, then choose “Android devices”.
  3. Connect your HTC phone to your Mac via USB, Bluetooth, or Wi-Fi.
  4. In the top panel, click “+” and select “Photos” from the list. Here you can set sync parameters (whether to sync all albums and folders or specific ones, as well as conversion settings for images, if needed). Don’t forget to set your sync direction from HTC to Mac.
  5. Click “Sync” and your photos will start to sync!

Note: Your photos library may freeze when syncing more than 50 albums/5k images.

• Try HTC Sync Manager to sync HTC photos

HTC Sync Manager is a free tool that lets you backup your photos (and other data) to your Mac.

HTC Sync Manager Mac


Here’s how to sync your photos:

  1. Download HTC Sync Manager and install it on your Mac.
  2. Launch the program from Applications and connect your phone to your Mac via USB cable.
  3. Click on the “Gallery” tab, then the “Settings” tab.
  4. Under “Sync settings” ensure “Import photos and video from phone” is checked.
  5. Ensure “Launch iPhoto” is checked and also check “Import photos to iPhoto”.
  6. Then click “Sync” and your photos should start to sync.

iPhoto should launch automatically after your sync finishes.

2. Best ways to Backup to Your HTC Phone

It’s not just your photos you need to sync regularly - it’s good practice to backup your HTC phone to your Mac in case it is lost or stolen. Backing up your phone regularly is also a good idea in case you accidentally delete data or need to restore your phone to factory settings. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices for backing up your HTC phone to Mac.

• Back up data from HTC on your Mac in a PRO way

Wouldn’t it be great if there was a reliable, easy way to backup data from your HTC phone to your Mac? Step up SyncMate! Follow the below steps to sync your phone using SyncMate:

  1. Download SyncMate Free Edition and install it on your Mac, then launch the app. You’ll need to upgrade to Expert Edition (Free Edition only lets you sync contacts and calendar).
  2. In the left panel under Connections, click “Add New”.
  3. Connect your HTC phone to your Mac via USB.
  4. Choose what data to back up by pressing the “+” button in the top panel. Set your sync options for each plugin.
  5. Then just press the “Sync” button and all data you selected will back up to your Mac!

With SyncMate there’s also the option to enable automatic backup, so next time you won’t need to go through these steps.

• Backup files between HTC and Mac with Syncios

Syncios is a one-click data transfer tool that’s free to download.

Syncios HTC sync Mac


Follow these steps to backup files using Syncios:

  1. Download and install Syncios on your Mac.
  2. Connect your phone to your Mac via USB cable.
  3. Launch Syncios to see three modes displayed on the homepage. Select “Back Up Your Phone”.
  4. The next page allows you to select file types to transfer to Mac. Check anything you wish to backup then click “Next”. (In the right panel you can choose your Mac backup path and see available space for backup.)
  5. That’s it - your files should now backup to your Mac!

If you need support while using the tool, you can find it in the Syncios Support Center.

3. Try 2 Tips to Sync Music from iTunes to HTC One

What if you need to sync your music to your HTC One from iTunes? Perhaps you’re heading off on an early-morning run and need your favorite tracks to get your adrenaline going. In this guide, we’ll show you how to sync your music from iTunes to HTC One, quickly and easily.

Here are two tips to sync music from iTunes to HTC One:

• How to sync iTunes to HTC One using HTC Sync Manager

The free HTC Sync Manager software helps you sync iTunes to HTC One. To sync, follow the below steps:

  1. Download and install HTC Sync Manager on your Mac, then launch it.
  2. Connect your phone to your Mac via USB cable and Sync Manager should automatically recognize it.
  3. Click the “Music” Tab. Under “This Computer” you should see your imported playlists. iTunes music can be found under “iTunes Artwork Screen Saver”.
  4. If your iTunes playlists aren’t showing, click “Display” in the left menu then click “Automatically import from iTunes to HTC Sync Manager”.
  5. Choose “Sync” in the left-hand menu, then check “Sync selected playlist”. Choose “iTunes Artwork Screen Saver” and click “Sync” to start the transfer.

This could take a few minutes, depending on how much music you have on your phone!

• How to sync iTunes on Mac with HTC using SyncMate

SyncMate is a one-stop solution for syncing iTunes on Mac with your HTC phone, and it’s quick and easy to do.

Here are the steps to follow to sync iTunes on Mac with HTC, so you can take your favorite music with you wherever you go:

  1. To sync iTunes on Mac with HTC, you’ll need the Expert Edition of SyncMate, so download and install the Free Edition then upgrade.
  2. Launch SyncMate and, in the left pane, click “Add New” and choose “Android Device”.
  3. Connect your HTC phone to your Mac via USB cable.
  4. Now, in the top panel click “+” and select “iTunes” from the plugin list. Then set your sync parameters.
  5. Audio conversion settings can be tuned if needed.
  6. Select the synchronization pair from the list, and click “Sync” to sync any selected playlists to your Mac.

Note: SyncMate will sync your existing Mac playlists with any playlists on your phone - or you can create a new playlist on Android using SyncMate.

III. How to Sync Google Pixel with Mac

If you’re the proud owner of a Google Pixel phone, you might need to sync your Pixel 4 XL’s photos with Mac in case your phone is lost or stolen or backup all your Pixel 3 XL apps in case you need to restore your phone to factory settings. Or maybe you rely on your phone to keep your contacts safe. Syncing your Google Pixel with Mac regularly backs up your important contacts and ensures you’ll never risk losing them again!


1. Guide on How to Sync Google Pixel Contacts

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Syncing your contacts with your Mac on a regular basis is so important - not only to keep them safe if your phone is lost or stolen but to ensure they’re up-to-date across all devices. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync Google Pixel contacts with Mac and take you through a step-by-step guide for each solution.

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• Best way to sync contacts between Mac and Google Pixel

Rather than downloading and installing multiple apps for Android Mac sync, there’s a one-stop sync contact solution for Google Pixel that’s completely free to download and use: SyncMate.

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Here’s how to use this powerful tool so sync your contacts:

  1. Download SyncMate Free Edition, install it on your Mac and launch the software.
  2. In the left pane of the main window, click “Add New” and select “Android device”.
  3. Connect your Google Pixel phone to your Mac via USB cable.
  4. In the top panel, click “+” then, from the plugin list select “Contacts”.
  5. Specify your sync parameters and don’t forget to set the sync direction from phone to Mac or vice versa.
  6. Click “Sync” to sync your contacts from your phone to your Mac, or vice versa.

That’s it! Just sit back and wait as SyncMate does all the hard work for you. This could take anywhere from a few seconds to a few minutes, depending on how many contacts you have to sync.

• Sync Google Pixel contacts to Mac with Android File Transfer

Android File Transfer is free to download and install on your Mac. Here’s how to use it to sync your Google Pixel contacts to Mac:

Sync Google Pixel contacts

  1. Download and install Android File Transfer.
  2. Connect your phone to your Mac via USB cable.
  3. Swipe down on your Pixel’s notifications and select “USB file transfer”.
  4. Tap “File transfers”.
  5. On your Mac, open Android File Transfer and you should see an option for “Internal Storage” - here you can transfer files between your device and Mac.

You can also connect your phone to your Mac via Bluetooth, but this isn’t recommended for syncing a large amount of data.

2. Sync Messages from Google Pixel to Mac

Saving a special message from a loved one on your Mac or backing up important messages about a new work project is easy to do if you know how. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync messages from Google Pixel to your Mac, with step-by-step instructions for the most popular sync solutions.

• Sync Google Pixel SMS on your Mac [the easiest way]

SyncMate makes syncing Google Pixel SMS to your Mac easy and stress-free. Just follow the below steps to sync your Google Pixel SMS to Mac using SyncMate:

File sync software


  1. Download SyncMate Free Edition and install it on your Mac, then upgrade to the Expert edition.
  2. Launch SyncMate.
  3. In the main window’s left pane, click “Add New” and select “Android device”.
  4. Connect your Google Pixel phone to your Mac via USB cable.
  5. In the top panel, click “+” then, from the plugin list select “SMS”.
  6. Specify your sync parameters and don’t forget to set the sync direction from your Google Pixel phone to your Mac.
  7. Then just click “Sync” and that’s it - your SMS should be synced with your Mac.

Note: You can also use SyncMate to send and receive SMS right from your Mac, without having to use your phone (great if you’re working from home and don’t want to be distracted by other apps on your phone).

• How to text from Mac with Android Messages

You can send SMS directly from Mac using Android Messages. Here’s how to do it:

Android Messages sync SMS


  1. Download the Android Messages app on your phone.
  2. Go to messages.android.com on your Mac. You should see a QR code.
  3. Open the app on your phone and select “Scan QR code” to launch the camera.
  4. Point the camera at the QR code and your devices should sync.
  5. All message threads should sync and appear on both devices.

Tip: To start a new chat, hit the “Start chat” button.

3. 2 Ways to Sync Google Pixel Photos with Mac

Syncing your Google Pixel photos with Mac might be something you do regularly to backup your most precious photos - or you may need to do it after a special event like a birthday party or wedding. It’s easy when you know how, and in this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync Google Pixel photos with Mac.

• How to transfer Google Pixel Photos with Android File Transfer

You can use Android File Transfer and a USB cable to transfer photos from your Google Pixel phone to your Mac. Here’s how:

  1. Download and install Android File Transfer on your Mac and launch it.
  2. Unlock your phone and connect it to your Mac via USB cable.
  3. Tap “Charging this device via USB” on your phone.
  4. Under “Use USB for” choose “File Transfer”
  5. The Android File Transfer window should open on your Mac: you can click and drag files between the two devices.

Note: Next time you connect your phone to Mac, Android File Transfer should open automatically.

• Sync Photos between Mac and Google Pixel [PRO way]

There is a more professional way to sync photos between Google Pixel and your Mac. SyncMate has been designed to make syncing a breeze, whatever device you’re using, and it minimizes the risk of losing your precious photos. Follow the below steps to sync photos between your Mac and Google Pixel phone using SyncMate:

  1. Download and install SyncMate, then upgrade to the Expert edition.
  2. Launch the tool and from the left pane select “Add New Link” then select “Android devices”.
  3. Use a USB cable (or Wi-Fi, or Bluetooth) to connect your Google Pixel phone to your Mac.
  4. Click “+” in the top panel and select “Photos” from the plugins list. Then it’s time to set your sync parameters (choose whether you want to sync specific images, albums, or folders or all of them, plus tweak your conversion settings if necessary).
  5. Don’t forget to set your sync direction from your phone to your Mac.

Click “Sync” and your photos will start to sync from your Google Pixel Phone to Mac - it couldn’t be easier (and usually takes just a few minutes)!

IV. LG Phone Sync - How to Do This

If you’ve ever lost your phone or had it stolen on a night out, you’ll know how important it is to back it up to your Mac regularly. Your contacts, calendar appointments, photos, music, and other files will be safe if you sync your LG phone with Mac and protect your data. You might also want to do this if you’re working from home and need your calendar appointments on your Mac, or if you want to sync music playlists from your LG phone to your Mac to listen to at home (or vice versa).


1. How to Sync LG Contacts with Mac

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One of the most important things to sync from phone to Mac is your contacts. From the number of your best friend to your work colleague’s email address and the postal address for your sister, we can’t afford to be without our most important contacts.

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In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync LG contacts with Mac.

• The Best choice for syncing LG contacts

You don’t want to risk losing any of your contacts when syncing your LG phone with Mac: step up SyncMate. This powerful tool is free to use to sync contacts and calendars and there’s an expert edition for syncing other data.

Here’s how to use SyncMate to sync your LG contacts with Mac:

  1. Download, install and launch SyncMate.
  2. Select “Add New Link” in the left-hand pane, then choose “Android devices”.
  3. Connect your phone to your Mac via USB cable, Wi-Fi, or Bluetooth (we recommend USB).
  4. In the top panel, click “+” and choose “Contacts”.
  5. Set sync parameters and set sync direction from your LG phone to your Mac.
  6. Hit “Sync”!

That’s it - your contacts should start to sync while you sit back and relax.

• Backup LG contacts to Mac with sync app

You can also use Syncios, a free app to backup your LG contacts to Mac. Here’s how to do it:

  1. Download and install Syncios Data Transfer.
  2. Launch it.
  3. Connect your phone to Mac with a USB cable.
  4. Tap “Back up your phone” then select “Contacts” on the middle checkbox.
  5. Choose your backup path on Mac from the left panel by clicking [...]
  6. Click “Start copy” and your contacts will sync.

Syncios can also be used to backup all data from your phone, in case it’s lost or stolen.

2. [2 Tips] Sync LG G-series with Outlook

Keeping a backup of all data on your LG G-series phone is a great way to prevent precious photos, contacts or other data going missing if your phone is lost, stolen, or damaged. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync your LG G-series with Outlook.

• How to sync LG with Outlook account using SyncMate

Bookmarks, photos, contacts, calendar appointments - all these and more can be synced quickly and reliably using SyncMate. SyncMate is a Mac app, so your phone will first sync to your Mac, then you sync your Mac to your Outlook account:

  1. Download and install SyncMate and upgrade to the Expert edition.
  2. Launch the app and in the left panel click “Add New” and select “Android Device”.
  3. Connect your phone via USB cable.
  4. Click “+” in the top panel and select what data to transfer from the plug in the list.
  5. Set sync parameters and your sync direction (LG phone to Mac), then hit “Sync” to sync your data.
  6. When your sync has finished, disconnect your phone.
  7. In the left panel, again click “Add New” and this time select “Microsoft Services”.
  8. Select your account type: Office 365 Home, Outlook (MS Live), or Office 365 Business and enter your login and password to connect your account.
  9. Adjust your “Connection Settings”.
  10. Hit “Sync”.

Data will be synced between your Mac and MS services, quickly and reliably!

• Sync Outlook with LG phone in a few clicks

You can also use AkrutoSync to sync Outlook with your LG phone in just a few clicks. Here’s the step-by-step guide:

AkrutoSync Software for Outlook


  1. Download and install AkrutoSync on your Mac and phone then launch it on both devices.
  2. Click “Configure AkrutoSync” and select “Sync over home network”, then select “Android” as your phone type.
  3. On the next screen select the folders to sync and click “Save”, then “Continue”. Check Wi-Fi is on and connected on your phone.
  4. A page explaining SSL certificates should appear on your phone. Tap the link at the bottom to import the certificate. Install it by choosing a file name and tapping “OK”, then “Continue”.
  5. Set up credentials for your phone to connect to Mac, then click “Continue”.
  6. Add your Outlook account using the email address shown in the AkrutoSync window and the password from the previous step.

After a few seconds, your sync should start automatically!

3. LG Music Sync to Mac in the Fastest Way

If you want to sync all your favorite tunes from your Mac to your LG phone ready for your morning run, there are some quick and easy ways to do so. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync music between Mac and LG - so you’re never without your favorite tracks.

• How to sync LG music to Mac with Android File Transfer

It’s simple to sync LG music to your Mac (and vice versa) with Android File Transfer. Just follow these steps:

  1. Download and install Android File Transfer on your Mac.
  2. Connect your phone with a USB cable.
  3. Tap “Media Sync”.
  4. Open Android File Transfer on your Mac.
  5. Find the songs, albums, or playlists you want to transfer then simply drag and drop them into the “Music” folder in Android File Transfer.

When you’ve finished, don’t forget to unplug your phone!

• Sync music from LG to Mac (or vice versa) with SyncMate

When you want to sync music from your LG phone to Mac (or vice versa), SyncMate is a one-stop sync music solution that’s reliable and easy to use. Here are the steps to follow to sync music between your phone and your Mac:

  1. Download the Free Edition of SyncMate and install it on your Mac. (You’ll need to upgrade to the Expert Edition to sync music).
  2. Launch SyncMate.
  3. In the left-hand pane click “Add New” and select “Android Device” then connect your LG phone to your Mac with a USB cable.
  4. Set your parameters to choose which music you want to sync, as well as setting your sync direction.
  5. Click “Sync”.

Sit back and your music will be synced across both your devices, so you’ll always have your tunes with you, wherever you are.

V. How Does Moto Sync Work

Music, photos, contacts, calendar appointments - we all keep so much data on our phones, but how many of us regularly sync our Moto phones with our Mac to backup our data? Whether you want to backup precious photos from a wedding or party, sync your calendar appointments so you’re always on top of your schedule or backup all data on your phone in case it’s lost or stolen, there are some quick and easy ways to sync your Moto phone with your Mac.


1. How to Sync Mac Music to Moto Phone

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From your favorite track for your morning run to the soundtrack to your working day, you want your music with you across all your devices. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync Moto music with Mac, so you can listen to your favorite songs at home, at work, or on-the-go.

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• Sync music between Mac and Moto without trouble

One of the most intuitive, reliable apps for syncing between Mac and Moto is SyncMate. It’s a powerful tool that makes syncing a breeze, even if you’ve never done it before.

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Follow the below steps to sync your Moto phone with Mac using SyncMate:

  1. Download and install the free edition of SyncMate, then upgrade to the expert edition.
  2. Launch SyncMate and select “Add New” from the left-hand panel. Then choose “Android Device”.
  3. Connect your Moto phone to your Mac using a USB cable.
  4. Click “+” in the top panel to select what you’d like to sync - in this case, “Music”.
  5. Set your parameters to select which tracks or albums to sync and set your sync direction.
  6. Click “Sync”.

That’s all there is to it and in a few minutes, your music will be synced across your devices. Note: You can use SyncMate free edition to sync contacts and calendar appointments but for any other data, you’ll need the expert edition.

• The Simplest way to sync Moto Music with Mac

Another way to sync Moto music with Mac is using Motorola Media Link. Here’s how to do this:

  1. Download and install Motorola Media Link.
  2. Connect your phone via USB cable and ensure it is unlocked.
  3. To sync music to your phone: select the music tab and choose the “Sync to device” tab. Then select “Sync music to my device” and choose whether to sync selected playlists or all playlists.
  4. To sync music from your phone to your Mac: select the music tab, choose the “Sync from device” tab and check “sync music from device”. Then select the location from the drop down menu.

Depending on how much music you have, syncing could take a few minutes.

2. Sync Phone Contacts from Motorola to Mac

Storing all your contacts on your Motorola phone seems like a good idea - until you leave your phone on the train, never to be seen again! Situations like this are why it’s a good idea to regularly sync your phone contacts to your Mac. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync Moto contacts with Mac.

• How to sync Moto contacts with Mac using SyncMate

Because you don’t want to risk accidentally deleting or losing contacts while syncing, it’s best to use a reputable, powerful tool like SyncMate to do all the hard work.

Follow the below steps to sync your Moto contacts with Mac using SyncMate:

  1. Download the Free Edition of SyncMate and install it on your Mac.
  2. Launch SyncMate and in the main window, select “Add New” from the left-hand menu.
  3. Select “Android Device”, then connect your Motorola phone to your Mac using a USB cable.
  4. In the panel at the top of the window, click “+” and select “Contacts” from the list.
  5. Set your sync parameters - don’t forget to set which direction you want to sync in (in this case, from phone to Mac).
  6. Click “Sync”.

It really couldn’t be any easier - SyncMate will now sync your contacts across your devices, so all you have to do is wait a few minutes.

• Sync Moto contacts with Mac with dr.fone

Another way to sync your Moto contacts with Mac is by using dr.fone, a free tool that makes the whole process quick and simple.

dr.fone sync software Mac


Here’s how to sync your Moto contacts with Mac using dr.fone:

  1. Download and install the dr.fone client on your Mac.
  2. Launch the client and, in the main window, select “Phone Manager”.
  3. Connect your Motorola phone to Mac via USB cable - dr.fone should automatically recognize your device.
  4. Click the “Explorer” tab, preview and select the files you want to sync (in this case, contacts).
  5. Click “Export to Mac” to start the sync.

If you encounter any issues with dr.fone, you can refer to the support hub.

3. Best Ways to Sync Calendar - Moto devices

When you need all your calendar appointments and meetings on both your Mac and your phone - so you can access them wherever you are, you need to know how to sync your calendar with your Moto devices. In this guide, we’ll reveal some best practices to sync your calendar between Mac and Moto devices, so you’ll never be late for an appointment again.

• How to sync iCal and Motorola with LMSA Tool

The Lenovo Smart Assistant (LMSA) tool is free to download and helps you sync your calendar between devices. Here’s how to do it:

  1. Download and install the LMSA client, then launch it.
  2. Connect your phone to your Mac using a USB cable.
  3. On the device tab click “Backup & restore”.
  4. Select what type of files you want to back up (calendar) under the Backup tab.
  5. Click “Change” if you want to change where your backed up files are stored.
  6. Click “Backup” and your calendar appointments will be synced from your phone to your computer.

Note: This is a free tool, and support may be limited if you are experiencing troubleshooting with the sync process.

• Sync Motorola calendar with a progressive app for Mac

To keep your calendars in sync between your Motorola device and your Mac, why not download a powerful tool like SyncMate? The free edition lets you sync calendars and contacts. Here are the steps to follow to sync your phone calendar with Mac:

  1. Download and install SyncMate on your Mac. When the installation is complete, launch the app.
  2. In the main window, click “Add New” (in the left-hand pane) and select “Android device”.
  3. Choose whether you want to sync via Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or USB. We recommend USB if you have a lot of data to sync.
  4. Connect your Motorola phone to your Mac.
  5. In the top panel, select “+” and choose “Calendar” from the list.
  6. Set sync parameters and choose the direction of your sync (in this case, from phone to Mac).
  7. Hit “Sync”.

SyncMate takes care of syncing all your most important appointments and meetings while you sit back and wait.

VI. 3 Tips to Fix Sync Problems on Android

When it comes to how to sync Android phones, things can and do go wrong. But there’s no need to worry if you’re experiencing problems syncing your Android device with Mac. Here are three tips to help fix any issues:

  1. Use a sync manager
  2. If you’ve tried syncing your phone in a variety of ways and aren’t having much luck, try downloading a sync manager like SyncMate to do the hard work for you.

  3. Clear your cache
  4. It might be that your phone’s cache needs clearing! Tap on “Settings” then “Apps”. Select Google and tap on “Storage”, then “Clear cache”. Now tap “Force Stop”. When you reboot your device and launch your Google account, your phone should now be syncing just fine.

  5. Check if your Google account has passcode protection
  6. If you have passcode protection on your Google account, this could interfere with the contacts syncing process. Check to see if a passcode is enabled, and if it is, go into your Google account settings to remove it.

VII. FAQ

Yes, you can! The easiest way to sync Android device with Mac is by using a sync manager like SyncMate that does all the hard work for you.
Yes, it’s possible. When it comes to how to sync an Android phone, using a sync manager can make the whole process easier as you can select all your contacts or specific contacts to sync.
There are a number of different ways to sync Android with Mac to backup your contacts. You could use Android File Transfer, a free sync tool, or a professional solution like SyncMate.
Yes! SyncMate sync tool allows you to sync almost any Android or iOS device with Mac, including Xiaomi phones, quickly and easily. The free edition lets you sync your contacts and calendar, while the expert edition enables syncing of all other data.
It’s possible to sync Android with iPhone, and the best way to do this is by using a sync manager like SyncMate. Because SyncMate is a Mac app, it syncs your Android data to Mac, and then to iPhone, so you’ll have your data backed up across all your devices.

Syncing Android devices to your Mac can be as simple as syncing an iOS device if you use the right tools. A sync manager like SyncMate takes the hard work out of syncing your Android device with your computer and minimizes the risk of data loss. Make sure whichever sync manager you choose, you spend time reading reviews and researching it before downloading.

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