Android MTP mounting on OSX

Mounting Android devices on OSX can be a pain. There are commercial options that make it easy, but it’s also not horribly difficult with the help of some good software packages out there:

That’s that for the install. Test it quick to make sure it works:

You should see your phone pop up. If it doesn’t, you have a bad USB cable, your phone isn’t configured to allow connections, you have a power only cable, etc. Also, make sure that your phone is set to MTP, and that the computer is trusted. Once that’s done, you should be set!

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