Syncing data between Mac and
Android automatically

Olga Weis

It is very important to keep all data synced between your computer and mobile device. But having it synced automatically is even more convenient. Imagine your contacts or calendar events you’ve added half an hour ago while having coffee are automatically synced with your Mac iCal or Contacts once you are back home. Sounds really great! And it is possible with SyncMate Expert. All you need to do is configure all the settings when syncing first time and they will be used in further
sync sessions.

A few words about SyncMate

With SyncMate you can easily sync data on your Android device with Mac computer. SyncMate comes in two versions - Free (allows syncing personal data like contacts and calendars) and Expert (will sync images, videos, music, playlists, folders with files and more). With Expert edition you can manage text messages directly on Mac.

How to sync data automatically with SyncMate

These simple steps will explain how to enable AutoSync option in SyncMate.

  1. ownload SyncMate Free edition, install it on your Mac and launch. AutoSync option is available in Expert edition only, so you will need to upgrade your Free version. You can upgrade here (we recommend you to test SyncMate Free Edition prior to upgrading to Expert).
  2. Click ‘Add New’ link in the left panel, choose Android device and connect your phone or tablet to your Mac. SyncMate wizard
  3. Once Android device is connected, you can find “AutoSync” option in “Summary” tab. Enable it and set AutoSync parameters for the first sync. SyncMate allows syncing data automatically when the connected device is available; syncing at a specific time; syncing in the background. These settings will be implemented for all future sync sessions. Synchronize data automatically

Summary

SyncMate will sync data on your Mac not only with Android devices, but with iOS devices, other Mac computers, online accounts and storages (iCloud, Google, Dropbox), Windows services (Outlook, Office 365 Home and Business editions). All these devices are synced with Mac within one app - SyncMate.

Find more info about supported devices/accounts and sync options for them here.

Compatibility

SyncMate requires OS X 10.8.5 and is compatible with Android 4.x-8.x devices and iOS 5.x-11.x devices

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