ShareIt is the one of the best application in the smartphone industry that lets you transfer big files faster between two devices. This Share it app helps you to transfer any file between devices wirelessly. The developer of this app, Lenovo is also designed and introduced a dedicated Shareit for Windows 10.
Do you want to transfer any files between your Android/iOS/Windows mobile phones to your PC or laptop? Here is the complete tutorial to help you how to use Shareit for Windows 10. You can also use this same guide to transfer any files between two PC or laptop without any cables by using the share it app for PC.
Guide to How to use Shareit for Windows 10 app:
Unlike other operating systems, you can install Shareit for Windows 10 using the desktop software or modern app (Windows Store app). Therefore, choose the better app platform which is suited best for you before starting this tutorial.
Your PC must be connected to WiFi network (MODEM) or should have WiFi adapter to use the Share it app for your PC.
Currently, this software supports only on Windows, Android, and iOS operating systems.
Tutorial to transfer files between PC and Mobile/PC using Share it for Windows 10 PC modern app:
Step1: First of all, install the Share it for Windows 10 app from the store.
Step 2: Once the Shareit for Windows 10 gets installed, open it and confirm the user privacy agreements. The app takes you to the home page after accepting the agreements.
Step 3: Click or tap on the Send button on the app on your PC and you will get the screen like the below image.
Step 4: Click on the Plus (+) icon that is available in the bottom corner of the app. Select image, picture, video or contact which type of file you are going to send to the other device. If you want to browse for any file, again click no the Plus (+) icon and select File.
Step 5: Once you selected the file, you get a screen like below image. Just click or tap on the Send button which is accessible in the bottom corner of the shareit for Windows 10 app.
Step 6: Tap the Receive option on your other device and wait until your mobile or PC gets displayed on your share it for Windows 10 app.
Step 7: Once your PC or Android/iOS smartphone’s profile picture gets appeared on your shareit for Windows 10 app, tap on it. The app starts to send the file from PC to your mobile phone automatically. By using this method, you can also send files from your smartphone, Laptop or PC to PC.
If you are still unable to send the files over the WiFi, please follow the troubleshooting method which is available at the end of this article.
Guide to transfer files between mobile phone and computer using the Shareit Desktop App:
Step 1: Download the Share it for PC software from the official site, install it and accept the privacy agreements.
Step 2: Please select the below steps according to your requirements.
- For transferring between PC to PC
Unlike the modern app or mobile app, ‘Share it for PC’ desktop app automatically starts to search the available devices. Therefore, if you are going to transfer files between two PCs, just launch the Share it for PC on both the computer and wait until the device found.
Once the device appeared on the ‘Share it app for PC’ desktop software, just tap on it. The Share it app on your another device prompts you to accept the connection request as below, just accept it.
Now drag and drop the files which you want to transfer to your another PC or laptop on the shareit for Windows 10 desktop software. Now your another device receives the file automatically after you drag and drop files.
- To transfer files between PC and smartphone using the Share it app for PC
Open the Share it app on Android/iOS/Windows smartphone, swipe from left to right and tap on the Connect to PC option. Wait until your Windows 10 PC logo shows on your mobile phone’s Shareit app scanning.
After your PC getting listed on your smartphone, just tap on it. Now, the Shareit app on your Windows 10 PC prompts you to accept the connection from the mobile phone, just accept it.
Once the connection established successfully, you can send pictures, images, videos. Even more, you can also remotely view your computer disks and play a slideshow from your mobile phone to PC by selecting the appropriate option in the current screen as like below. You can also send files from your PC to mobile phone by dragging and dropping to the Share it app for PC.
Additional Tip and Trick to establish Shareit connection between PC and mobile:
Do you think the above method is too hard to build the link between the PC and mobile phone on Share it app? No more pain, the app developer also provides an yet another easy to connect to your PC.
All you need to do is, just open the Shareit app on your Windows 10 and click on Show QR code.
Now, take your mobile phone, go to connect to PC and tap on the scan to connect option as like below image. Scan the QR code which is present on the Desktop’s Share it for PC app using your smartphone’s Share it app.
More simple right? Now you can able to send files from PC to mobile phone and mobile phone to PC using the Shareit app.
If your computer connected to WLAN (WIFI MODEM) and still you unable to connect to your mobile using WiFi direct app, there might be a problem with establishing the connection on the same hotspot. To fix this issue, Share it app also provides an extra option that helps you to make easy discover on Shareit PC app.
To do so, just take your mobile phone and go to Settings>Advanced. Just switch on the Prefer same Wi-Fi mode option. Now, again search for the device on your Share it app on your Windows 10 PC. Woo-hoo, now you should see the mobile phone profile picture on your PC. Just on it to make the successful connection.
Transferring files between PC to PC or mobile phone using the Shareit app on Windows 10 wirelessly is too helpful, right? Share this tutorial with your friends too and let them know how to use Share it for computers.