If you don’t have a data cable or if you are using someone else computer and want to share your data file between two devices like a smartphone and Windows 10 PC then Bluetooth will be a good option.
With help using computer Bluetooth, files can be shared between pc to pc, android smartphone to pc, etc.
Before transferring files via Bluetooth in Windows 10, you have to make Bluetooth pair, or you have to make connectivity between devices.
Below we will learn how to send files via Bluetooth between an android smartphone and a Windows 10 PC
How to send files via Bluetooth from Windows 10 to Android
After making a Windows Bluetooth connection between Android and Windows 10 computer, on the right-hand side click send or receive files via Bluetooth.
Now it will show two option Send files and Receive files, select Send files to transfer files via Bluetooth from pc to smartphone,
Now another window will open in which you can see devices that are connected to the computer, from which you have to select a device to which the file will be sent. As shown in the below image-
Select the device and click Next to continue.
Now Send files via Bluetooth after browsing and selecting the files from your computer. You can also send multiple files at a time by pressing Ctrl.
Click “Next”. Now check your smartphone it will ask you permission for Accepting files.
After accepting your files will send to the smartphone from PC. That’s simple.
How to send files via Bluetooth from Android to PC
To send files from Android to PC via Bluetooth make Bluetooth pair between android and PC, click send or receive files via Bluetooth on Windows 10 on the right-hand side
Select Receive files for accepting files from the smartphone
Select a file from an Android smartphone and share it via Bluetooth. The below image is from a smartphone which is showing how to share it
Points to be remembered
- Your Windows 10 should be updated Bluetooth driver should be installed and updated
- Bluetooth should be ON in both smartphone and PC
- Make sure Bluetooth should be ON in both the devices and Paired.