Sidecar “Device Timed Out” Error & How to Fix on Mac

  • 22 December 2022
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 by: Paul Horowitz

Some Mac users who are attempting to use Sidecar with iPad may encounter an error that says “Unable to connect to iPad – The device timed out.” This error prevents Sidecar from turning the iPad into a second display on the Mac, and can be quite frustrating.

This article will run through a variety of troubleshooting steps and tricks to get Sidecar working with a Mac and iPad if you’re experiencing connection problems and to resolve the “device timed out” error.


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Haven’t had any issues with sidecar myself. Has been pretty solid.

Rather basic connectivity steps here to try but always worth having these sort of lists for those not technical