A lot of newbies have no idea what is AirDrop on iPhone and how to use. in terms without AirDrop on iOS, user noting can do like officially transfer files, pictures, videos between iOS and macOS or Vice-versa. It is located in Control Center but still now in iOS 11, the location of the AirDrop on Control Center has been shifted. So first time seems AirDrop Missing in Control Center after update iOS 11. Let’s here know how to turn on AirDrop on iPhone running iOS 11 redesigned Control Center. So after update iOS 11, you may be noticed a new single page swiping up App Shortcuts Menu as like in iOS 9 instead of two page in iOS 10. So definitely you feeling AirDrop missing on Control Center because of its neither directly visible nor customizable. Hence, it seems something mess-up. In this thread, I’m going to describe here how to unhide AirDrop and turn on it for someone, and for your contacts.
Don’t worry. An AirDrop is sited as it is in iOS 11 native update, but to access it you’ll have to perform 3D touch action. Let’s look how to do that.
Compatible Models: iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone 5S, iPhone SE, iPhone 6S/6S Plus and iPad.
Way to Unhide and Turn on AirDrop on iPhone, iPad with iOS 11 or later
Step #1. Launch Control Center from the bottom of the Screen.
Note: To launch Control Center on iPhone X, Swipe down from the right-upper corner of the Screen.
Step #2. Tap and gently press 3D touch on any of toggles within in the connections tile including Airplane Mode, Cellular, Wi-Fi, and bluetooth.
Step #3. you get here a pop-up with two additional functions including AirDrop and Personal Hotspot.
Voila. Now very simple to use AirDrop on your iPhone and iPad.
Also Read: Customize Control Center in iOS 11
Ebnable/ Disable AirDrop without Control Center in iOS 11
while AirDrop missing or won’t work in Control Center then now in iOS 11, you can also enable AirDrop using Settings App. let I will know you how to do that?
Step #1. Go to the Settings App on your iDevice.
Step #2. Tap on General and Next up, Tap AirDrop appear above the Handoff.
Step #3. In the end, Tap on given options either Contacts Only (eligible to share file instantly between that nearby user who is in your contact) or choose Everyone (to share documents along with nearby public iOS or macOS user).
Do you Job!
Tap on AirDrop and choose an option Contacts Only or Everyone to make your iPhone or iPad discoverable to nearby iOS device and MacOS laptop, iMac etc. Though get started to share and receive items between tow devices like iPhone to Mac, Mac to iPad etc.
Do you find any trouble to use AirDrop in iOS 11? Feel free send in the comments. We’ll reply quickly.