Archived - Mac OS X 10.5: Migration Assistant keeps "looking for other computers"
In Mac OS X 10.5 or later, Migration Assistant may state "Looking for other computers", but may not show the computer you are attempting to migrate from.
Mac OS X 10.5
Make sure that Bonjour services are enabled. On the computer that you are migrating from:
- From the Apple menu, choose System Preferences.
- From the View menu, choose Security.
- Click the Firewall tab.
- Verify that "Allow all incoming connections" is selected. If not, select (check) this option.