How to Use Continuity Camera in macOS Mojave

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Macs and iOS devices have worked in harmony for years, and macOS Mojave has brought that to the next level with Continuity Camera.

This new tool allows you to send images directly into apps on your MacBook after shooting them on your iPhone or iPad.How to use Continuity Camera in macOS Mojave

Currently, Continuity Camera support is limited to Apple's apps, as macOS Mojave is currently in beta, and developers haven't had the chance to build it into their software.

MORE: How to Download the macOS Mojave Public Beta

But if you're willing to put beta software on your machine, it's time to get familiar with macOS Mojave's Continuity Camera:

1. In a supported macOS app, click Edit.Auto Draft
2. Select Insert from iPhone.Auto Draft
3. Select Take Photo. Selecting Scan Documents turns your smartphone or tablet into a scanner, allowing you to photograph a document before it adjusts it to look like a scanned PDF.
4. You'll see an alert to take a photo with your device.
5. Take the photo.
It will be inserted!

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After graduating from Bard College a B.A. in Literature, Henry T. Casey worked in publishing and product development at Rizzoli and The Metropolitan Museum of Art, respectively. Henry joined Tom's Guide and LAPTOP having written for The Content Strategist, Tech Radar and Patek Philippe International Magazine. He divides his free time between going to live concerts, listening to too many podcasts, and mastering his cold brew coffee process. Content rules everything around him.
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