Configuring Shared Resources in macOS Catalina

macOS Catalina    |    Expert
  • 6 videos | 21m 35s
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Nowadays, it's very rare that a computer is not connected to the Internet or another computer. In this course, you will discover how to create groups to define different levels of protection and select who can access your shared resources. You will also learn how to activate and configure your sharing settings to share files and devices on macOS Catalina.


  • discover the key concepts in the macOS Catalina Configuring Shared Resources course
    create a group and manage members
    use the Shared folder to share files and folders
  • share items with other users in a Mac via a Public folder
    use the Drop Box folder to share and receive items
    get access to Sharing options to share files and other items in a network


  • 38s
    This video outlines the key content covered in the Configuring Shared Resources course, including setting up file sharing, sharing items via folders and creating user groups. FREE ACCESS
  • 3m 16s
    Besides sharing your device with other users, macOS Catalina allows you to set up groups of users and define specific permissions for its members. Learn how to create a group and add members. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Sharing files with other accounts in macOS Catalina
    5m 12s
    If you are working on a shared device with multiple users, you can share your files in a few clicks. Discover how to access the Shared folder of your device. You will also learn how to share files and folders with other people using the same device, as well as setting up file permissions on macOS Catalina. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Sharing files with Public folders in macOS Catalina
    4m 32s
    Public folders are useful for sharing items with other users who have access to your device. Discover how to locate your Public folder to share files and other items. Learn how to set up file permissions to choose who can open or edit your items. Lastly, learn how to access the Public folder of other users on macOS Catalina. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Using the Drop Box folder in macOS Catalina
    3m 21s
    The Drop Box folder, like the Public Folder, allows you to easily share files and folders with specific users in a shared device. Learn how to access the Drop Box folder of other users to share your files. You will also discover how to access your own Drop Box to open and edit the files shared by other users on macOS Catalina. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Setting up Sharing options in macOS Catalina
    4m 36s
    When multiple Macs are connected to the same network it's possible to activate the share function. Discover what elements can be shared with other users. For example, learn how to activate and share files as well as edit your sharing permissions on macOS Catalina. FREE ACCESS


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