Fixing the problem of not connecting the Android phone to the computer

9. Update your operating system version (Mac)

On Windows, you can connect your Android phone regardless of your operating system version. However, on Macs, older versions of MacOS may have issues with Android connections.

Update your macOS version

So, when you face connection problem between your phone and computer, you need to update your macOS version. You can do this as follows:

  1. Click on the Apple logo in the upper left corner and  select System Settings .
  2. To update your Mac software,   click General > Software Update .
  3. If a macOS update is available, download and install it on your device, then try the connection again.

Tip: Use an alternative file transfer method