If you have to work on both a Windows PC and a Mac, you probably have to transfer files between the two. Here’s how to set up file sharing so you can view select folders on the other desktop over your network.
Mac users are unlikely to be sharing their network with just other Macs, and likewise for Windows PC users. In modern work environments and at home, you can generally expect there to be a need for the two to communicate in some way.This is undoubtedly the case for power users who may have two desktops at home that they use for tasks. One could easily be a MacBook Pro for portable work while the other is a Windows desktop that stays at home.