Mac Screen Sharing- Host Setup

This document is intended to show you how to setup screen sharing on the Mac you wish to remote INTO. (i.e., the one in your office)

Step 1

Open System Preferences (either from the dock, or under the Apple menu) and select the Sharing panel.

System Preferences > Sharing



Step 2

"Uncheck" Remote Management (if not checked skip to the next step)

"Uncheck" Remote Management



Step 3

a) Place a “check” next to Screen Sharing”

b) Click on the Computer Settings… button

Screen Sharing and Computer Setings...


Step 4

Make sure that the “anyone may request permission to control screen” option is “checked”


IMPORTANT: Make note of this Mac’s WCER number. 

You are going to need it on the Mac you are using to screen share INTO this one.


Press the “OK” button.

Anyone may request permission to control screen


You may now close the System Preferences and log out (under the Apple menu).


Related Documents:

Mac Screen Sharing- Client Setup




Keywords:Mac, screen, share, sharing, host, office, remote, home   Doc ID:98925
Owner:David P.Group:WCER Technical Services
Created:2020-03-16 14:23 CDTUpdated:2020-03-16 15:51 CDT
Sites:WCER Technical Services
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