Using iCloud features to sync iPhone messages with Mac.


  1. 1. I assume you have added your primary and same Apple ID / iCloud Account on your respective Mac and iPhone.
  2. You have enabled iCloud Sync for Messages App on your iPhone and Mac in iCloud Settings.
  3. You are using the latest release of the macOS operating system, the newest iOS operating system and the Safari Browser.

Once the above prerequisites are met, we can proceed further…

Note: You can autofill security codes from your iPhone to Safari on Mac. This is Safari’s only feature.

To set up Text Message Forwarding on your iPhone, follow the below steps:

Step 01: Go to Settings > Messages > Text Message Forwarding on your iPhone.

Step 02: Tap the slider to make it green to select your choice of Mac.

You are done,

When you select a text box field while entering details on your Safari on Mac, the respective OTP will be populated automatically with a click of a button.

Hope it helps,

Thanks & Regards
Mandar Apte

Published by Mandar Apte

Mandar is a Mumbai-based multi-disciplinary designer with UX/UI, Logo, Symbol, and Brand Identity design expertise. He currently runs his Mudrkashar Linguistic Apple iPhone, iPad, and Mac app business in the heart of Mumbai city.

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